Hiking & Walking Adventures

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.

Hiking along Survey Hill on the Kootenay Plains

Spring hike to Survey Hill

Hiking along the David Thompson Highway

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.

Guided Tours

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

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  • Distance

  • Challenge Level

  • Location

Coral Creek Canyon Hike
Coral Creek Canyon Trail Guide
Coral Canyon is probably one of the most delightful half-day hikes in the area with gorgeous views and narrow canyons along the way.
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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.

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