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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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Riverview's Country Christmas
November 27 @ 5:00 pm
A wonderfully festive Event! Riverview's Country Christmas has cozy wagon rides through the campground along the North Saskatchewan River among trees and parade floats strung with thousands of lights. Enjoy the glow of a warm campfire while filling up on hotdogs and hot chocolate all the while watching short Christmas movies outdoors, also there is a lovely Christmas Store where special and unique Chirstmas items are available. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be making various stops at Riverview's Country Christmas so be sure to check out the webpage for dates and times.Learn more
Rocky's Candy Cane Drive 2018
December 1 @ 5:00 pm
The maps and directions for the Candy Cane Drive are here!! Check the link for all the information you will need to enjoy all of the wonderful lights during the Christmas season! The lights will be on nightly from December 1st-25th during the hours of 5pm-11pm.Learn more
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August 30, 2017
3 Fly Fishing Spots in David Thompson Country
The saying goes that a day fishing is a day well spent. Around these parts, with our mountain views, bluffs and meandering rivers and creeks – that saying holds even more true. David Thompson Country offers some of the best fly fishing spots in all of Alberta. Here are 3 of our favourites in west […]
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!
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 […]