6 days in Rocky Mountain House & Nordegg Itinerary

6 days in Rocky Mountain House & Nordegg Itinerary

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Rocky Mountain House
— 4 nights
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Nordegg
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Rocky Mountain House — 4 nights

Rocky Mountain House is a town in west-central Alberta, Canada located approximately 77km west of the City of Red Deer at the confluence of the Clearwater and North Saskatchewan Rivers, and at the crossroads of Highway 22 (Cowboy Trail) and Highway 11 (David Thompson Highway). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rocky Mountain House: Clifford E. Lee Nature Sanctuary (in Spruce Grove), Dickson Store Museum (in Spruce View) and University of Alberta Botanic Garden (in Devon). There's much more to do: admire all the interesting features of Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site, immerse yourself in nature at Crimson Lake Provincial Park, take in the dramatic scenery at Siffleur Falls, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rocky Mountain House day trip planning tool.

Camrose to Rocky Mountain House is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nordegg.
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Nordegg — 1 night

Nordegg is a hamlet in west-central Alberta, Canada within Clearwater County. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Goldeye Lake, then stroll around West Fraser Outdoor Discovery Park, and then get engrossed in the history at Brazeau Collieries Mine Site & Nordegg Heritage Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nordegg trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Rocky Mountain House to Nordegg takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daytime highs in Nordegg are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.
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