The weather has been amazing so far this summer, making for a great time to hike, bike, canoe, or just sit around the campsite playing games or reading a good book. Here are some of our favorite pictures of David Thompson Country so far for the summer of 2018.
- Exploring the North Saskatchewan River near Nordegg.
2. Getting a birds eye view of David Thompson Country with Rockies Heli Tours.
3. Viewing a beautiful sunset at Crimson Lake Provincial Park near Rocky Mountain House.
4. Kayaking on Burnstick Lake near Caroline.
5. View from the peak of Vision Quest hike overlooking Abraham Lake.
6. Downhill Mountain Bikers enjoying the trails at Baseline Mountain west of Rocky Mountain House.
A killer Victoria Day Long weekend in the books at Baseline. We finished off the landing for the Beardedlady Creek Gap, having @dh_bear and @brycemtb 🐹Guinea Pig🐹 We Met alot of new faces and introduce them to the Baseline Stoke! Shout out to @alberta66mtb @lmislan and @al.turpin for taking the drive and experiencing the Baseline Stoke • 🤘BURY THE HATE AND BUILD THE STOKE🤘 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Our Friends: @davidthompsoncountry @wipeout_ski_and_bike @lowesindustries @tamarackjackshoneyandmeadery @wheelersbicyclerepair Our Can Co. in Sundre, AB ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Tags: #baselinemtb #dtcountry #mountainbike #beautiful #mountain #alberta #outdoors #canada #photooftheday #instagood #adventure #bike #trailbuilder #gap #bikelife #cycling #bicycle #mountainbiking #mtbdaily #mtbphoto #bikestagram #pinkbike #mtb #mtblife #lifebehindbars #instamtb #instabike #yourrideyourrules #fromwhereiride #downhill
7. Horseback riding through the mountains in the Nordegg area.
8. The best way to spend a hot day is floating on the North Saskatchewan River near Rocky Mountain House.
Enjoying a hot day floating on the cool North Saskatchewan River near Rocky Mountain House. Thanks to Rocky River Rats for sharing the picture. . . . @RockyRiverRats #RockyRiverRats #NorthSaskRiver #RockyMountainHouse #Clearwatercnty #DTCountry #paddlealberta #paddlecanada #Albertaadventures #explorealberta #explorecentralalberta #albertasummers
9. Hiking to Siffleur Falls west of Nordegg.
10. Kids learning hands on history at the Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site
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