Showcase Adventures

Workshops and tours for local tourism staff

These adventures are an opportunity to get to know other locals working in our industry and to learn about the amazing things to do in our region.

Curious about what there is to do in the region? Join us for a workshop or take a tour with one of our partners to find out more about what they offer.

Most tours are either free or deeply discounted if you work for a local tourism business. Take a look at what’s coming up below and come back to find out more as we add more tours.

Abraham Lake Ice Bubbles

Online Courses

We’ve been compiling a lot of great stories about the region and are excited to share them with you. We’re building the online courses right now with a plan to have them ready to share with you in the spring of 2023.

Upcoming Adventures

These tours and workshops are open to our partners and their staff. Keep coming back to find more opportunities to get to know our region and the great adventures offered. If you have any questions, or if you’d like to host a tour, contact Anabelle (annabelle@explorenordegg.ca).

Industry Workshop – AST 1 Course

Nordegg Townsite Nordegg, Alberta

We're working with Girth Hitch Guiding on an Avalanche Skills Training (AST) Level 1 Course that will be open to our industry partners. Details and registration will be available shortly. 

Free Donut & Coffee at the Canteen

Nordegg Canteen 4 Stuart Street, Nordegg, AB

Stop by to say hi, catch up and see what we've been up to. Plus you'll get to enjoy a donut and drip coffee on us!

Free

Industry Workshop – Dark Skies Ice Walk

Nordegg Canteen 4 Stuart Street, Nordegg, AB

Learn new ways to share the night skies with your guests as we head out for an ice walk under the stars with an astronomer.

Industry Workshop – Own Your Story

Nordegg Lodge Nordegg, Alberta

Stories are at the core of what we do. We tend to spend a lot of time learning the facts but less time practicing our storytelling skills. Jason Thompson knows a lot about bringing stories to life and will be sharing some of the tools we can use to engage our guests and visitors.

Adventure Guide Training

Nordegg Townsite Nordegg, Alberta

Details will be available shortly.

$225

Wilderness First Aid Part 1

Nordegg Community Hall Nordegg, Alberta

The Nordegg Community Association (NCA) is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring a wilderness first aid course which includes standard and wilderness first aid.   

$250

Wilderness First Aid Part 2

Nordegg Community Hall Nordegg, Alberta

The Nordegg Community Association (NCA) is pleased to announce they will be sponsoring a wilderness first aid course which includes standard and wilderness first aid.   

$250

Industry Workshop – Dark Skies

Nordegg Canteen 4 Stuart Street, Nordegg, AB

Learn new ways to share the night skies and upcoming celestial events with your guests as we head out for a walk under the stars with an astronomer.

Industry Workshop – Scenic Geology

Nordegg Canteen 4 Stuart Street, Nordegg, AB

We're fortunate to have some of Alberta's most scenic landscape accessible from the David Thompson Highway. Dr. Dale Leckie will be sharing the geological stories behind the mountains and canyons we love along with some ideas on how we can best share these with our guests.

Industry Social – May 2023

Nordegg Canteen 4 Stuart Street, Nordegg, AB

An evening of live music, burgers and beverages in the yard at the Canteen to kick off the summer season.