6 ways to refresh and splash out at Alberta’s lakes and rivers
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By Lisa Monforton
The long, hot days of summer in Alberta just beg those who love the water to suss out a swimming hole, a glassy lake to SUPl kayak or canoe or let a meandering river take you on a blissfully lazy float.
If you have a favourite hue of green or blue, you’ll find it on one of Alberta's hundreds of lakes or rivers, like iconic Lake Louise or Moraine Lake, both glacial waters that attract visitors from around the world for their mountain setting and mesmerizing beauty.
For Calgarians, who may feel at times a bit landlocked, there are plenty of waterways both in the city or about two hours away. Here are a few of our favourites.