Why Alberta's Northern parks are a premium outdoor-lovers' choice for 2017

Alberta is world renowned for it's mountain parks. And rightly so, they are spectacular and scenic. And this summer, they will be CROWDED. Two reasons: 1) the federal government has decided to waive fees to Canada's National Parks in 2017 for the country's 150th anniversary, and 2) our devalued Canadian dollar has already stimulated unprecedented visits by Americans and others. Heading for real, natural wilderness experiences in Alberta's north means you will leave annoying t