Explore breathtaking natural areas, and endless pathway networks in the Lacombe Region
WAYS TO HIKE, BIKE, RUN, WALK AND PLAY THIS SUMMER!
The natural beauty of Central Alberta is highlighted best 20 minutes north of the City of Red Deer in the Lacombe Region as it offers multiple natural hiking areas that are easy to navigate and welcoming to beginners. The beaches and lakes of the region make for an easy family day trip with many offering amenities like picnic tables, public washrooms and bbq pits. The trail networks between the communities of the region allow for even the most novice explorer to have an adventure and discover why the Lacombe region is worth visiting time and time again.
The land of the NOVA Chemicals Community Nature Trail has never been tilled for agricultural use and vegetation includes native grasses, willow, bush, poplar and aspen stands. The area also supports wetlands and has natural drainage channels to Jones Creek. The wetlands and vegetation offer a great habitat for birds and other wildlife. The new stormwater management
Located in Lacombe County, Ellis Bird Farm is both a working farm as well as a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of Mountain Bluebirds, Tree Swallows and other native cavity-nesting birds. Conservation education is also a big part of our offering, with a nature book repository, a Visitor Centre with nature-based exhibits, demonstration Naturescape
Experience the joy of cycling in Central Alberta