Escape today to Heritage Park Historical Village. Over 180 exhibits on 127 acres of land, Canada’s largest living history museum offers an authentic experience from the 1860s to 1950s. You will see the vital story of the settlement of the west not only preserved, but presented alive and in great working condition. Ride a real steam train, make old-fashioned ice cream with the prairie townsfolk, explore our First Nations encampment, stroll the antique midway, savour fresh baked treats from the Alberta Bakery, enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride and set sail on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler.
Relive the exciting days when team engine trains brought thousands of settlers to Alberta at this museum that contains numerous rail artifacts and is a replica of the original Strathcona Station.
Aspen Crossing provides visitors a unique train-themed getaway, with camping, caboose cabins, dining, dinner theatre, shopping and a garden centre. Ticket holders will enjoy scenic prairie vistas on the 28-mile round-trip journey. Guests will pass historic wooden elevators, while learning ﬁrst hand about agriculture and the railroad.
Sundays are for family and friends. For indulging, pampering and sightseeing. So why not gather everyone for a truly special get together aboard the Champagne Brunch train? Enjoy a 3-hour scenic excursion through some of Alberta’s diverse countryside while enjoying a brunch buffet that includes an extra special “toast”.
Date night - a whole new dimension that you'll remember a lifetime. Imagine an expansive sky bursting with colour across a vast horizon. Come see why photographers love to capture the prairie twilight in all its splendor. A great way to wind down with living landscapes, the Alberta prairies.
Make your way through the twists and turns of Canada's Rocky Mountains, and enjoy snow-capped landscapes at every turn on this winter tour.
With headquarters in Forestburg, Alberta, the Battle River Railway is a fully functioning short line with a super fun twist. Exchanging the usual boxcars for a beautiful, vintage passenger car. The Friends of the Battle River Railway are delighted to offer a number of theme based, day excursions throughout the year. Each unique theme is carefully tailored to provide a fun filled and memorable experience for those with a hankering to ride the rails. All Aboard!
Canada Rail Vacations offers a broad assortment of fabulous Canadian vacation packages, all intended to make memories that will last for a lifetime.
Providing memorable sightseeing, activity and transportation services. From daily sightseeing excursions, to group tours, to airport shuttles, to coach touring and conference services, our staff of holiday planners specialize in making your time in the mountains unforgettable.