HeLa Ventures

The HeLa Ventures Outdoor Adventure Education Centre, nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, is dedicated to providing individuals, school groups and all around adventure seekers with positive outdoor educational experiences.  We offer a variety of activities including river canoeing, lake canoeing, whitewater rafting, wilderness canoe trips, rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and wilderness living skills.  Our programs are delivered from a holistic perspective by well trained and experienced educators and guides with a focus on active living in nature and outdoor education.  We also offer canoe rentals and shuttles along the North Saskatchewan river between Nordegg and Drayton Valley.


  • Camping - Group
  • Fire Pits
  • Firewood - Available
  • Showers
  • Toilets - Flush


  • Canoeing
  • Climbing & Mountaineering
  • Cycling & Mountain Biking
  • Hiking
  • Whitewater Rafting

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Let us help you get there

From Rocky Mountain House, take Highway 11 towards Nordegg for approximately 24km.  Take a left at the HeLa Ventures sign.  Take a right immediately and follow the gravel road until you reach the Hela property on your right.