Pass Powderkeg...a year round mountain playground! Whether they are an avid outdoor enthusiast or someone just wanting to spend more time in nature, the Crowsnest Pass has something for everyone. Located in beautiful SW Alberta, Pass Powderkeg has everything they need for their first, or next, mountain adventure. Summertime offers guided hiking, electric biking and many special events to take in. Our hill has over 17km of well marked mountain bike/hiking trails with some incredible mountain vistas to experience along the way. Once the snow starts to fall, Pass Powderkeg transforms into one of the most accessible ski hills in Alberta and the most affordable in the Canadian Rockies with terrain to satisfy everyone from the never ever newcomers to the most experienced skiers. Uncrowded, Unspoiled and Even Better at Night. Come Surprise themselves at Pass Powderkeg!
The Wapiti Nordic Ski Club is one of Canada's premier cross country skiing and biathlon facilities. It is home to the Steve Cooper Lodge which was completed in 1994 as one of the major legacies from the 1995 Canada Winter Games. There are over 35kms of trails for both classical and skate skiing, which includes the Weyerhaeuser Forest Trail. The club has the longest night skiing trail in Alberta - 4.5kms of lit trail. There is also a 5km out and back snowshoe trail. There are two trails for those that love to ski with their dogs.
Located just 3 km north of Raymond sits a world class motocross and dirt bike facility, Temple Hill Motorcycle Park. The park is host to many events throughout the year including the Western Canadian Amateur Championships. The park caters to competitive and recreational pursuits by offering, race track, a quad park, freestyle ramp and a BMX track. The Lethbridge Motorcycle Club leases the park from the Town and any additional information regarding park operations can be obtained through the website or call 403-328-8973.
Whether you are looking for a workout or just want to enjoy a leisurely ride, our top of the line Rocky Mountain bikes or MSR Snowshoes Tours allow you to explore over 480 km of trails throughout the river valley. Our very popular guided walking tours offer an informative and entertaining amble through nature. Guided tours run all year long. Enjoy our blooming spring buds, breathtaking lush summer greenery, colourful autumn foliage or our winter wonderland.
What if there was an outdoor adventure tailor-made just for you? Yervana is an outdoor adventure platform designed to connect people who want to explore with knowledgeable locals who can lead them on personalized adventures. Spend less time on your phone, and more time in the great outdoors by using Yervana! Yervana is about real people sharing their passion for the outdoors, creating once in a lifetime memories. Skip the tourist traps and guidebooks, with the help of our community of Locals, you’ll see more than just the sights. Whether your idea of paradise is skiing the best powder, canoeing in the clearest waters, or unearthing hidden hiking trails, Yervana can find your next adventure, so you can start living it. Use the Yervana iOS app or website to search, discover, and book unique, personalized outdoor adventures start to finish. Whether you’re looking to discover new places in your own backyard, or visiting for the first time, there’s a Yervana experience for you! Dive into our growing list of Adventures and discover your nirvana. We’re here for the wild at heart.
We are for active tourists who want to see the Rocky Mountains up close, who are dissatisfied with seeing the country from a bus or the side of the road. Our product is a mountain bike adventure that provides a hosted experience in a fun and active way. Unlike tour busses or renting a car or trying to figure it out yourself, we have assembled great transportation, great food and great adventure hosts that are experienced, trained in safety and will choose the best trails for your skill and fitness from the hundreds of trails that we ride.
Sept. 8, 2018- DV100 Race or Ride is a cycling race/ride through breath taking West Central, Alberta. Participants can register for 40km, 100km, 160km, team event or the corporate challenge. The race begins at the Drayton Valley Omniplex, Alberta and heads west where riders view mountainous vistas, dense forests and historic oil boom communities. There is $25,000 in cash and prizes up for grabs. This race/ride is for everyone from beginner cyclists to olympians. The DV100 is an annual fundraiser for the Drayton Valley Community Foundation. After you finish your ride you can enjoy the shower amenities, a massage, the near by museum, parks, walking and hiking trails.Then you can finish the night off wth the DV100 after party with mouth watering food and live music. Tickets must be pre-purchased.
Dinosaur Valley Half Marathon is an annual three event foot race held in Drumheller Alberta each September. The event comprises of 21.1K, 10K and 5K distances. The 21.1 and 10K courses are Athletics Canada Certified. The shortest course is dubbed the 5K family fun run and intended to be such. Segments of each course run along the scenic Red Deer river. Those that compete in the 21.1 will experience the Drumheller Badlands up close. Races and awards culminate before noon leaving ample time to continue exploring the valley.