10 healthy getaways
Take a break—it’s good for you!
1 Explore the Deh Cho trail
The Deh Cho trail winds through northern Alberta,
British Columbia and the Northwest Territories. You can
hike, bike, swim, fish and camp as you pass through
local towns, sites and Wood Buffalo National Park, a
UNESCO World Heritage Site.
2 Go toward the lights
Often visible throughout much of Alberta, the northern
lights are tourist attractions in places such as Fort
McMurray, Yellowknife and Whitehorse. Watch the
planet’s magnetic field dance across the sky on a variety
of tour packages that include activities such as fishing,
boating, golfing or kicking back at rustic lodges.
Vacations are good for your health—you can escape your regular routine, spend time with family and friends, explore
new places, people, culture, and refresh your body and mind with activity. Here are 10 picks in and around Alberta to discover
Breathe in the summer air and enjoy fun activities such as flying kits or exploring local attractions. Opposite page from left to right:
Canoe one of Alberta’s river valleys or lakes, gallup along a guided trail or camp with friends and family.