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Adventure World Waterton

A world of adventure awaits you in Waterton Lakes National Park! Outdoor Adventure and Film Festival

    A world of adventure awaits you in Waterton Lakes National Park! Create your own adventure from the many offerings of Waterton’s adventure providers. See some amazing films from adventurers around the world and from right here in Southern Alberta. And be sure not to miss the keynote presentation by ultra marathoner trail runner, Alissa St. Laurent.

    Adventure World Waterton is brought to you by:

    Visit ALPINE STABLES

    Visit BLAKISTON & COMPANY ADVENTURE SHOP

    Visit DARK SKY GUIDES

    Visit PAT'S WATERTON

    VISIT TAMARACK OUTDOORS

    Visit WATERTON LAKES OPERA HOUSE / WATERTON STAGE & SCREEN

    Price or Fee

    Register or purchase tickets Online or at the Tamarack, our Adventure World Waterton headquarters. Get an Adventure Pass Card with registration or ticket purchase and enjoy discounts for participating adventure equipment rentals and restaurants in Waterton.

    NOTE: if link does not take you to ticket purchase site, please check back as we will have ticketing available very soon.

    FRIDAY JUNE 21:

    9:00 pm - Midnight: Summer Solstice Celebration: Hike & Cookout
    An unforgettable way to kick off summer: an evening guided hike with a Blackfoot interpretive guide, with catered back-country meal brought in by pack-horse. More details to come!

    DETAILS & COST TBA

    SATURDAY JUNE 22:

    9:00 am – 12:00 pm Scenic Guided Hike with Tamarack Outdoors
    Spend time with a local Waterton guide on one of our spectacular trails and learn about the nature around you! Listen and learn about what makes Waterton Lakes unique among Canadian National Parks. Learn about First Nations people and their relationship with Waterton. Discover how forest fire can invigorate an ecosystem and other positive effects. Learn and practice Leave no Trace principals and learn about our impact on the nature around us.

    Meet at the Tamarack, 214 Mount View Road

    BUY TICKETS TO SCENIC GUIDED HIKES SATURDAY JUNE 22


    9:30 am - 12:30 pm: Horse Trails Less Traveled
    At the Alpine Stables
    Alpine Stables has four generations of exploring Waterton by horseback. This ride will take you on their favourite spring trail, lush with wildflowers, breathtaking with scenery, and exciting with potential wildlife sightings.

    BUY TICKETS TO HORSE TRAILS LESS TRAVELED


    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Ultra Marathoner Alissa St. Laurent (Keynote Speaker)
    At The Waterton Lakes Opera House
    Alissa has numerous course records, including being the first female to win the 125-km Canadian Death Race in 2015, and record finishes in the Sinister 7 100-mile and Lost Soul 100-km ultramarathoners. Come share her amazing stories and photos.

    BUY TICKETS TO PRESENTATION BY ALISSA ST. LAURENT


    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Use Your Adventure Pass Card
    Various Locations
    Your Adventure Pass Card will get you great deals for rental of a kayak, stand-up paddleboard, canoe, mountain bike or e-bike ride. Maybe you're just hungry- check out the deals at the participating restaurants!


    4:00 pm- 6:00 pm: Womens Adventure Film Tour
    At the Waterton Lakes Opera House
    The Women's Adventure Film Tour features films of some of the world's most inspiring women in adventure. This film tour is a celebration of the fantastic women around us who are doing extraordinary things. The films are to be enjoyed by women and men of all ages, and has toured around the globe.

    TRAILER for "WOMEN'S ADVENTURE FILM TOUR"

    BUY TICKETS TO "WOMEN'S ADVENTURE FILM TOUR"


    10:00 pm - 12:30 am: "Night Sky of the Solstice" with Dark Sky Guides
    Join local Waterton Interpretive tour guides, the Dark Sky Guides, as they take you on a Summer Solstice night sky Adventure to explore Waterton Lakes National Park under a Waning Gibbous Moon. Participants must be able to hike for approximately 2 hours up- and downhill. Max 12 participants. Shuttle service included.

    BUY TICKETS TO NIGHT SKY OF THE SOLSTICE


    SUNDAY JUNE 23:

    9:00 am – 12:00 pm Scenic Guided Hike with Tamarack Outdoors
    Spend time with a local Waterton guide on one of our spectacular trails and learn about the nature around you! Listen and learn about what makes Waterton Lakes unique among Canadian National Parks. Learn about First Nations people and their relationship with Waterton. Discover how forest fire can invigorate an ecosystem and other positive effects. Learn and practice Leave no Trace principals and learn about our impact on the nature around us.

    Meet at the Tamarack, 214 Mount View Road

    BUY TICKETS TO SCENIC GUIDED HIKE SUNDAY JUNE 23


    9:30 am - 12:30 pm - Horse Trails Less Traveled REDUX!
    At the Alpine Stables
    Alpine Stables has four generations of exploring Waterton by horseback. This ride will take you on their favourite spring trail, lush with wildflowers, breathtaking with scenery, and exciting with potential wildlife sightings.

    BUY TICKETS TO HORSE TRAILS LESS TRAVELED REDUX


    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lunchbag Armchair Adventures
    At the Waterton Lakes Opera House
    Munch your lunch while you watch films and presentations of the amazing adventures of folks from right here in Southern Alberta.

    BUY TICKETS TO LUNCHBAG ARMCHAIR ADVENTURES


    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Use Your Adventure Pass Card
    Various Locations
    Your Adventure Pass Card will get you great deals for rental of a kayak, stand-up paddleboard, canoe, mountain bike or e-bike ride. Maybe you're just hungry- check out the deals at the participating restaurants!


    4:00 pm - 5:30 pm: "The Weight of Water" feature film presentation
    At the Waterton Lakes Opera House
    This is the Grand Prize winning feature film of the 2018 Banff Mountain Film Festival, just one of its many awards and honours.
    “Erik is totally blind and is solo kayaking the length of the Grand Canyon. In Lava Falls, a large dangerous rapid, he discovers that despite what people might say, barriers can be real and they hurt .. a lot.”

    TRAILER for "THE WEIGHT OF WATER"

    BUY TICKETS TO "WEIGHT OF WATER"


    5:30 pm - 10:00 pm -Use Your Adventure Pass Card
    Various Locations
    Your Adventure Pass Card will get you great deals for rental of a kayak, stand-up paddleboard, canoe, mountain bike or e-bike ride. Maybe you're just hungry- check out the deals at the participating restaurants!


    10:00 pm - 12:30 am: "Night Sky of the Solstice" with Dark Sky Guides
    Join local Waterton Interpretive tour guides, the Dark Sky Guides, as they take you on a Summer Solstice night sky Adventure to explore Waterton Lakes National Park under a Waning Gibbous Moon. Participants must be able to hike for approximately 2 hours up- and downhill. Max 12 participants. Shuttle service included.

    BUY TICKETS TO NIGHT SKY OF THE SOLSTICE


    ADVENTURE PASS CARD DEALS!

    Blakiston & Company Adventure Rentals

    At the corner of Mount View Road & Evergreen Avenue
    Ebike/Paddle Package: Rent our E-bike and get 50% off a stand-up paddle or kayak rental adventure.
    $35/hr Ebikes
    $30/hr Standup Paddle • $30/hr for Kayak
    (50% off so just $15 for either)

    Our new e-bikes are perfect for all skill levels and are literally effortless. Enjoy the park on your own terms going bear speed! There are even trails that have been recently approved for peddle assist ebikes! Whoohoo! The time is now to enjoy the trails of Waterton and afterward choose from our great selection of standup paddleboards or kayaks to hit the water for a great waterscape adventure. We are your source for adventure, and have lots of info for you.

    Pat’s of Waterton

    224 Mount View Road
    $10 off any multiple hour mountain bike rental
    $5 off any 1-hour kayak rental

    Pat’s has got all the info you need- trail conditions, recommendations and maps!

    Restaurant Discount Participants: TBA