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Villas in Alberta

Alberta - Canada

Alberta is situated in Western Canada and became a province of Canada on September 1, 1905. Alberta is bounded by British Columbia to the west, Saskatchewan to the east, Northwest Territories to the north and the US state of Montana to the south.

The capital city of Alberta is Edmonton which is located south of the centre of the province.

Alberta has three climatic regions which consist of alpine, forest and prairie. These regions are home to many different species of animal. It is possible to find bison and buffalo on the prairies and grizzly and black bears in the mountains and wooded areas. Other animals include coyotes, wolves, fox, lynx, bobcat and mountain lion.

In addition to the wildlife, Alberta has a wide range of flora such as anemones, avens and crocuses. A wide variety of sunflower grow during the summer months.

Alberta is also home to the Alberta Rocky Mountain range, also known as the Canadian Rockies. Alberta has been a tourist destination since the early 20th Century which is not surprising as Alberta has so much to offer. Attractions include outdoor locales for skiing, hiking and camping. Alberta has five national parks including Banff, Jasper and Waterton Lakes.

Alberta would make an ideal location for a vacation.

Northern Lights Banff
Northern Lights in Banff, Alberta

Rockies and Foothills
Rockies and Foothills

Three Sisters Canmore
Three Sisters in the Rockies, Canmore

Crowsnest Pass
Crowsnest Pass

Pigeon Lake
Pigeon Lake

 

Canada Olympic Park
Canada Olympic Park, Calgary

Royal Tyrrell Museum
Royal Tyrrell Museum, Drumheller

Alberta Legislature Building
Alberta Legislature Building, Edmonton

Cypress Hills
Cypress Hills, Elkwater

Highwood River
Highwood River, High River

Jasper
Jasper from the summit of the Whistlers

Olds, Alberta
Olds, Alberta