More than 40,000 sold, the Third Edition features 15 new trips!
This updated edition of a regional bestseller is the insider's handbook to discovering the best routes and destinations within a two-hour drive of the Stampede City. Locals and visitors, seniors and families, avid naturalists and hikers alike need only a tank of gas, a road map and perhaps a picnic lunch and a pair of hiking shoes to make the most of this insightful guide.
Best of Alberta covers all the nearby territory and activities travelers can enjoy such as:
Highlight maps, route information, driving distances, phone numbers, color photographs, and a detailed index complete this indispensable guide to Canada's Wild Rose Country.
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Calgary lies at the heart of southern Alberta's most spectacular landscape, a landscape that includes the fantastically shaped hoodoos of Drumheller and the mountains of Kananaskis country. Now in full colour, this completely updated and expanded edition of the regional bestseller Day Trips from Calgary is an insider's handbook to discovering the best routes and destinations within a two-hour drive of the city. Locals and tourists alike need only a tank of gas, a road map, and perhaps a picnic lunch and a pair of hiking shoes to make the most of Bill Corbett's insightful guide. Written to entice Calgary residents and visitors into considering all directions of the compass when embarking on a day trip from the city, Day Trips from Calgary covers all the territory travellers will find useful.About the Author:
Bill Corbett is a Calgary writer with interests in the outdoors, history, and the environment. His articles have been published in such magazines as Canadian Geographic, Explore, Western Living, Canadian Business and Maclean's. An avid mountaineer and backcountry skier, he can often be found exploring the diverse landscapes of his native Alberta.
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Book Description Whitecap Books, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1552853497