Hiking on the Kootenay Plains
Explore Central Alberta's Trails
From prairies to the Rocky Mountains, Central Alberta has some of the best hikes around.
Throughout David Thompson Country explore the quieter side of the foothills and the Rocky Mountains. Featuring spectacular waterfalls, jagged peaks, remote alpine meadows carpeted in wildflowers and glacier-fed lakes without the crowds.
Spring hike to Survey Hill
Hiking the Whitegoat Falls trail
The Red Deer area is the perfect place for a stroll through the parkland and prairie landscape. From the City of Red Deer's extensive trail system to the J.J. Collett Natural Area there is no shortage of options.
Plan Your Adventure
Many of Central Alberta's trails are poorly marked or not marked at all. Make sure to download the maps and bring a copy of the guide with you before your head out.
Pursuit Adventures offers guided hikes throughout the year, from half day hikes like Whitegoat Falls to full day hikes to the summit of Coliseum Mountain.
Enjoy the comfort that comes with a guide who knows the area’s trails, wildlife and terrain so that you can focus on your adventure, while the rest is taken care of.
Head Out On Your Own
Sometimes you just want to head out on your own to explore the area. We get it. That's why we share all our trail guides.
Find Your Perfect Trail
Head Out With A Guide
Make the most of your adventure and head out with a guide. Pursuit Adventures offers half day and full day guided hikes throughout Central Alberta from April to November.