Tallest, highest, longest, earliest, last – all apply to these unusual attractions.
Alberta’s got lovely weather, but 75 million years ago, the Badlands were a subtropical paradise. We’re talking palm trees, enormous ferns and humidity. The only things stopping it from being a prime spot for sipping cocktails out of coconuts were the lack of homo sapiens and all the enormous reptiles. Today, the provincial park is ripe for active exploration.
The Brooks & District Museum is an attraction for all ages. Come do a scavenger hunt as you explore their exhibits and grounds, treat yourself to some of their homemade ice cream, peruse the wide variety of local mementos offered in their gift shop, or find some other sightseeing locations to supplement your trip to the area through their VIC and knowledgeable staff. Come experience the rich and interesting history of Brooks, Alberta! Whether you’re just passing through or want to stay a night or two, the Brooks & District Museum offers fun for the whole family.
The Centennial Regional Arena is a 74 000 square foot facility with a NHL-size ice surface (200 x 85 ft). It has unique “bowl-style” seating. There are 8 change rooms and 2 gender neutral change rooms. The Centennial Regional Arena hosts concerts and a number of other special events throughout the year. There is seating for 1700 people, plus standing room for 500 people, and 1300 pad (floor) seating. It also features an indoor track accessible to runners, walkers, strollers and wheelchairs. Strollers are welcome anytime, but must be single file during open track times. There are also designated stroller times.
Designed for both the amateur and professional, the Brooks Skateboard Park boasts an incredible set of concrete slopes that offer a challenge for all enthusiasts.
Trebled Life guided fishing trips are a great experience for the whole family! Whether you are a professional fisherman or just getting started, the guides at Trebled Life will give you an enjoyable day on the water. Specializing in pike, walleye and whitefish, both full-day and half-day guided fishing trips are offered. Experience the thrill of catching trophy fish on beautiful Lake Newell, where many clients have caught their fish of a lifetime!