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Winter Adventures

EXPLORE ALBERTA’S WINTER WONDERLAND

Discover the magic of frozen waterfalls, ice bubbles and winter sights in the Nordegg & Abraham Lake region.

Winter adventures might seem like a crazy idea at first glance, but the rewards are well worth it. Amazing sunrises and sunsets, the clearest ice bubbles and majestic frozen waterfalls make us stop to capture the moment.

FIND Your Adventure


Abraham Lake Ice Bubbles

The best spots to check out the famous Abraham Lake ice bubbles. Where to go, what to expect and how to make the most of your day.

Arts, Crafts & Photography

The ice bubbles are the draw. The canyons, wildlife and snow-covered trees will keep you coming back over and over again.

Cabins, Cottages, Hostels & Motels

Your basecamp to explore the region. Make the most of your adventure by staying closer to the trails, lakes and places we love.

Ice Climbing and Canyoning

Immerse yourself into our frozen wonderland as you make your way up icefalls and frozen waterfalls this winter.

Restaurants & Groceries

Whether it’s a lunch for the trail or a treat to celebrate your adventure, we’ve got you covered.

Snowshoes & Winter Hikes

Winter is magical in the Nordegg and Abraham Lake region. Grab a pair of snowshoes or ice cleats and head out for an adventure.

Winter Scenic Flights

There’s something special about taking flight and seeing familiar places like Abraham Lake from a different angle.

The Journey


The best places to visit often take a little extra effort…

We could tell you that getting here is easy (it mostly is) or we could play off the fact that we’re off the beaten path (there’s only one highway to get you here). The truth is somewhere in between, but that’s part of the adventure.

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