Famous for its wind, sunshine, coulees, bridge and post-secondary education institutions, Lethbridge is a great prairie city to visit. It makes a good day trip from Calgary or weekend trip if you’re coming from further away. (We have two locations in Lethbridge and more in the surrounding communities, so we might be a little biased – we love it down here!)
Explore the River Valley Parks
The Oldman River winds through the coulees, dividing Lethbridge into two parts. The river valley is beautiful and perfect for walking or biking. Most of the valley in and around Lethbridge has been made into parks, including:
- Pavan Park – The northernmost park featuring picnic areas, volleyball court, playground and walking/biking trails. You can explore the coulees, trees and river here.
- Alexander Wilderness Park – If you’re into birding or going for a nature walk, this is the park for you. No bikes or