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Looking for your ideal RV destination? These are stories from some of the best places to go camping and see the local attractions. From balmy snowbird getaways to family-friendly tourism hubs, there is a community to suit every type of traveller.

The main spoon portion of the monument is 8.6 metres or 28 feet long.
Red Deer

Famous Five of Diamonds now the world’s largest lure

The Thompson-Pallister Bait Co. 2015 celebrates its 90th anniversary with a world-record monument of a Len Thompson lure in Lacombe, Alberta

Two Rivers Gallery has the appearance of steep sand banks that climb up to a higher bank.
Prince George

Two Rivers Gallery makes for one dynamic outing in Prince George, B.C.

Carolyn Holmes, executive director at Two Rivers Gallery in Prince George, B.C., highlights the imaginative, interactive art

The Royal Alexandra Hall has a high, arched roof with wooden beams stretching across its ceiling. Bright, exquisite chandeliers hang low from up above.
Cranbrook

Cranbrook History Centre: Come for the sublime Royal Alexandra Hall, stay for the choo-choo train

Melissa Roberts, tour guide for the Cranbrook History Centre and Royal Alexandra Hall, recommends touring the trains, hall and dino fossils

The Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre in Osoyoos, B.C.
Osoyoos

Osoyoos is a work of art

Already known for its wineries, deserts and rattlesnakes, Osoyoos and the surrounding valley also deserves to be known for its artistic talent and flair.

Blown glasswork found at the Art on 3 Gallery at the at the Christina Lake Welcome & Living Arts Centre in Christina Lake.
Christina Lake

Christina Lake’s unique and wonderful colours

A quick visit to the town’s Christina Lake Welcome & Living Arts Centre will quench any traveller’s thirst for colour, culture and history (and literal thirst as well). 

The Ferry Building and Art Gallery on the West Vancouver waterfront is a heritage structure.
Vancouver

Five ways to experience Vancouver’s artistic flair

Vancouver and the Lower Mainland are home to many art galleries and exhibit centres. Here are five of the most popular.

 
The Legislature Building in Edmonton, Alberta.
Edmonton

Edmonton’s art and architecture

Edmonton is the best option for finding creative inspiration while on holiday.

A red wagon with a white linen roof holds passengers as two brown and white Clydesdale horses stroll through Fort Steele
Cranbrook

Travel through time to the 1800s at Fort Steele

Jasmine Beaulac, education co-ordinator for Fort Steele, encourages visitors to come and see this preserved 1800s gold mining town

A couple of Kayakers on Harrison River in British Columbia.
Harrison Hot Springs

Kayaking for RVers—some top paddling locations in British Columbia

Kayaking is one of the most popular pastimes for RVers when they travel through British Columbia. Here are a few of the most highly recommended.

 
Little Manitou Lake will host The Big Float event on July 13 to celebrate Manitou Beach’s 100th birthday.
Watrous and Manitou Beach

Dancing and floating for 100 years

Manitou Beach, Saskatchewan, is celebrating its 100th birthday with a series of planned events from May to October.

 
Bridge with the trees below and a sunny sky
Lethbridge

A city built on creativity

Lethbridge is brimming with artistic venues and architectural marvels.
people on horseback riding through a river
Fort McDowell

Soak up the sun in Fort McDowell

This Arizona community is surrounded by engaging attractions.

The famous SkyTrail pedestrian bridge near Outlook, Saskatchewan. Photo by Aaron Spence
Outlook

Sights to see in the community of Outlook

Outlook is a delightful place to go RVing, and there are several attractions to take in while you're there.

A rocket being launched near Pasadena, California by NASA
California

Launch pads propel RVers toward understanding our world and the space beyond

If you like the idea of learning more about space and climate exploration, these free tours are once-in-a-lifetime experiences.

Kootenay Gallery of Art has been showcasing art to the rural community of Castlegar for the last 40 years.
Castlegar

Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar has been showcasing art for the past 40 years

Maggie Shirley, curator and gallery assistant for Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar, B.C., highlights the historic gallery’s exhibitions and programs

Qualicum Beach resides on a 19-kilometre stretch of sandy shores.
Parksville and Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach: Come for the sand, stay for the art

Blain Sepos, executive director of the Parksville Qualicum Beach Tourism Association, highlights the art and architecture of the region