Alberta RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in Alberta

Alberta boasts friendly communities, impressive landscapes and a rich history—and those are just a few of the many reasons to visit. There are numerous places to set up camp and take off on an adventure in this enticing province.

Butchart botanical garden
Saskatchewan

Discover the top botanical gardens in Western Canada

Tour these majestic Canadian garden spaces and get in touch with nature.

Calaway Park Campground with RVs parked under shady trees
Calgary

Top 5 campgrounds and RV resorts near Calgary

RVing in the Calgary area? Check out our list of must-see campgrounds and RV resorts.

by Danielle Brost
Spirit Island lit up by the sun from the shore on Maligne Lake.
Alberta

Alberta’s must-see attractions and destinations for RVers

These are some of the essential stops on any Alberta RV holiday.

RV resorts in Edmonton
Edmonton

RV Resorts, restaurants and attractions in Edmonton

Camp at a resort near Edmonton, and experience some of Alberta’s finest restaurants and tourist attractions.

Mesquite

The University of Alberta Botanical Garden blooms beautifully

The University of Alberta Botanical Garden offers RVers an opportunity to experience native and curated plants through popular events and walking tours.

A beautiful pink sunset rests behind Nikka Yuko Japanese Gardens.
Lethbridge

This Japanese garden made its home in southern Alberta over 50 years ago

Melanie Berdusco, marketing and events manager of Nikka Yuko Japanese Gardens, highlights this serene setting in Lethbridge, Alberta

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

The Legislature Building in Edmonton, Alberta.
Edmonton

Edmonton’s art and architecture

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

Bridge with the trees below and a sunny sky
Lethbridge

A city built on creativity

Lethbridge is brimming with artistic venues and architectural marvels.
Aerial view of RVs and festival area.
Edmonton

Blueberry Bluegrass Festival is August long weekend

Big helpings of family-friendly bluegrass music will be served up at Blueberry Bluegrass Festival, August long weekend in Stony Plain, Alberta.
Calgary’s new Central Library is a spectacle.
Calgary

Calgary Central Library: the City’s homegrown honeycomb of art and architecture

Mary Kapusta, communications director for Calgary Central Library, recommends visiting the stunningly beautiful new complex

an elaborately hand-carved carousel
Edmonton

Take your pick: Edmonton offers a host of attractions

One visit to this vibrant city, and you will want to take your RV to Alberta every year.

“There are so many sceneries and activities to discover in and around Calgary that you generally need more than one trip to experience them all,” said Lindsay Gallant, manager at Earned Media in Calgary.
Calgary

5 of the best things to do in Calgary, Alberta

Lindsay Gallant, manager at Earned Media in Calgary, has five recommendations for your next RVing adventure in Calgary, Alberta

Vintage cars are lined up at the museum in Wetaskiwin, Alberta.
Wetaskiwin

RVing in Wetaskiwin is always an adventure

Wetaskiwin's attractions include art galleries, museums and thrill-seeking opportunities.

In a strong tide of catch-and-release fishing philosophy, it is rewarding to occasionally eat a fresh-caught fish for shore lunch.
Edmonton

Gone fishing: Fish and camp in under three-hour’s drive from Edmonton

Fishing and camping go hand in hand and these six lakes in Alberta offer excellent fishing and five have adjacent provincial campgrounds.
Hours on the water fishing are some of the best times with my brother, Pete.
Alberta Central

Fishing with family is fantastic

Some folks camp solely so they can fish, or is it solely fish so they can camp?


RV-friendly businesses near Alberta