trail tips

4 Boreal Forest Facts to Know Before You Visit Alberta’s Iron Horse Trail

Oct. 14, 2018

What are the lungs of the world? They’re forests, of course! The boreal forest in North America is one of the largest. In fact, this one forest alone represents 25% of the world’s remaining intact forests. The forest is home to over 600 Indigenous communities! Plus, of course, the innumerable animals and birds living within […]

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How to Pack for a 3-Day Trip on Alberta’s Iron Horse Trail

Aug. 11, 2018

Looking to make your next biking trip adventure on Alberta’s Iron Horse Trail? Did you know that the Iron Horse trail has mostly remained in its natural state since 1920? The trail’s unique character is great for a nature adventure full of sights and challenging terrain. Packing for a bike trip can seem overwhelming, especially […]

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Four Steps To Getting Started Snowmobiling in Alberta

Dec. 04, 2017

It’s not quite winter, but the leaves are falling, reminding us that winter will be here before we know it. You might think that once the snow starts to fall it’s time to stay inside with cocoa and marshmallows, and there’s nothing wrong with that line of thinking, but you’ll miss out on some of […]

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