Ghost towns, space travel and giant pirogi…!? It started innocently enough, as a means of doing something to satisfy our need for different weekend adventures. However, it seems to have taken a life of it’s own and has become a guide to unique places and stories from Alberta. Here are some of our adventures from Uniquely Alberta.

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Agricultural Tourism

Cafes and Restaurants

Ghost Towns

Historical Adventures


Pioneer Acres of Alberta, Irricana (51.299781°N 113.604913°W)

Atlas Coal Mine, East Coulee (51.329123°N 112.480645°W)

Alberta Prairie Excursions, Stettler

Bar U Ranch

Fort MacLeod

Outdoor Adventures


Roadside Attractions


Currently Unexplored

  • Sylvan Star Cheese Sampling Saturday
  • Rosebud Theatre
  • Ghost towns: Nemiskam, Bulwark, Nordegg, Bankhead
  • Historic Dunvegan
  • Ellis Bird Farm, Blackfalds
  • Edmonton: Ukranian Village, Victoria Settlement, Frog Lake
  • Longview: Beehive Park
  • Markerville: Stephansson House, Rocky Mountain House, Crimson Lake, Nordegg
  • Crowsnest Pass: Bellevue Mine, Hillcrest, Frank, Leitch Collieries
  • Lethbridge: Writing on Stone, Bow Island, Stirling, Fort Whoop-up, the Red Coat Trail
  • Drumheller: Horsethief Canyon, Little Church, Rowley, Hanna
  • Lake Moraine
  • Dinosaur Provincial Park
  • Blackfoot Crossing
  • Sunnybrook Farm