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David Thompson Country is located in West Central Alberta, just north of Calgary. It is comprised of the major population centre of Rocky Mountain House, in addition to the communities of Nordegg, Caroline and Clearwater County. The area boasts amazing natural and cultural history for those who dare to explore. The signature trails are within serenity’s place of comfort, a camper’s and hiker’s dream with hidden gems and spectacular scenery showcasing mother nature’s very best.
Fall in love with our region
There is plenty of spectacle to tickle your fancy when it comes to David Thompson Country but above all we always extend a warm welcome and unrivaled hospitality to all.Learn more
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2017 Kinsmen Parade of Lights
November 25 @ 7:00 pm
The Rocky Parade of Lights is a fabulous way to get into the Christmas Spirit! The twinkle of lights and laughter of children as well as adults fills the air and creates a wonderful atmosphere that makes all who attend feel warm and happy!Learn more
Be inspired with our latest travel ideas and itineraries
July 19, 2017
Our Top 17 Favourite Instagram Photos of David Thompson Country: Water Edition
Travellers of David Thompson Country always take the most amazing photos of the area, and we love when you share them with us! We love them so much, in fact, that we decided to make a list of some of our top favourite Instagram photos of the beautiful waters of David Thompson Country. Thanks for sharing!
September 2, 2017
Heritage Abound: Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site
Planning a trip to Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site? Excellent! You’re all set to explore nature, learn about Indigenous culture, and enjoy a new experience. But with so many adventures on site, how can you be sure that you don’t miss out? Not to worry, we sat down with our helpful friends at Rocky […]
August 29, 2017
Patchwork: An interview with Beaver Creek Mercantile
Looking for the perfect place to learn and create something new? Beaver Creek Mercantile is a unique traditional quilt store to explore, for both new and experienced creators. Have a few questions about what this shop is all about? Want to learn more about how they give back to the community? Look no further! We […]