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David Thompson Country is located in West Central Alberta, just north of Calgary. It is a regional tourism partnership comprised of the major population centre of Rocky Mountain House, in addition to the village of Caroline, Clearwater County and the hamlet of Nordegg in western 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.
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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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BASELINE MOUNTAIN BIKING CLUB POKER RALLY
June 9 @ 8:00 am
To attend the Baseline Mountain Biking Club Poker Rally just follow 752 SW of Rocky Mountain House 49 km, once you have reached your destination there will be prizes, free camping in the area and guides available for first time riders. Bring your best bike, make sure you have a helmet for protection and have fun! ! Also, on Sunday, June 10th there is free riding and the legendary Rosies (weather permitting).Learn more
FRONTIER TRIATHLON & DUATHLON
This is the fourth annual Frontier Triathlon and is a great fundraising event! Both events are off road and have various challenges to complete. Open to all skill levels this is a great event for advanced participants or those who would like to try something different. It can also be done as a group event sharing the different competitions. For more information please call 403-721-2202 or frontierlodge.ca/frontiertriathlon.Learn more
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July 20, 2017
Our Top 19 Favourite Instagram Photos of David Thompson Country: Landscape Edition
Your photos of David Thompson Country just keep getting better and better! We had so much fun seeing your adventures in our Top 15 Favourite Instagram Photos of David Thompson Country: Water Edition article that we decided we just had to write a sequel. This time, your photographic mission was to capture the landscape of the area. As usual, you never cease to amaze us, travellers!
August 16, 2017
Skadi Wilderness Adventures: What Can I Expect?
So, you’re ready to embark on an epic journey through the wilderness. But you have some questions before you set out, we get it. Exploring through the wilderness can be an amazing experience, but it can be intimidating if you aren’t sure of what to expect. Skaid Wilderness Adventures is the perfect way for adventurers […]
April 6, 2018
12 Instagram Posts Making Us Dream of Summer in David Thompson Country
This winter has been fun, but we are definitely dreaming of Summer! Canoeing, swimming, hiking, camping, biking, and so much more! Here are some of our favorite Instagram pictures that will make you think of sunshine and green hills too. Mountain Biking out near Nordegg. "This bike course has the BEST view!" – Julia #frontierlodge […]