With over 500 attractions, the Backroad Adventures Layer is designed for backcountry enthusiasts in search of unique and out of the way sites. Discover Alberta like never before as this year round playground acquaints you with the largest glacier in North America, takes you on a journey of the Badlands in C anada’s “Wild West”, treats you to some natural therapy with soothing hot mountain water of its hot springs, allows you to experience its magical caves or leaves you awe-bound as you discover some of Canada’s most stunning waterfalls and amazing viewpoints. If you are looking for something a little closer to home, we have included a few unique museums and urban attractions along with a host of other interesting sites.

In addition to geo-referencing the attractions Points of Interest, we have included short descriptions on most of these sites. These write-ups include location, details and history about the sites and which can be invaluable when trying to plan your Backroad Adventure.

With so much to see and so many places to explore, here is a list of Points of Interest, features and highlights included with the Backroad Adventure Layer.

  • Backcountry Attractions
  • Caves
  • Glaciers
  • Alberta Badlands
  • Natural Land & Rock Formations
  • Manmade Landmarks
  • Hot Springs
  • Museums
  • Urban Attractions
  • Viewpoints
  • Waterfalls
  • Historic sites
  • Attraction write-ups
  • Geo-referenced points & more

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