Explore breathtaking natural areas, and endless pathway networks in the Lacombe Region


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.    

Lacombe Skate Park
City of Lacombe

Lacombe Skateboard Park

Located within Michener Recreation Park, this state of the art park welcomes skateboarders, bikes and inline skaters of all abilities! Located in the Michener Recreation Park on the west side of Lacombe, about 2km east of highway 2.

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Nova Chemicals Nature Trails

NOVA Chemicals Community Nature Trail and the Joffre Outdoor Rink

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

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Ellis Bird farm red barn

Ellis Bird Farm

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

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Lacombe’s beautiful surrounds make the perfect backdrop for birding, geocaching, hiking, cross-country skiing, skating, cycling and so much more!

TransCanada Trail

Experience the joy of cycling in Central Alberta

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