Things to do
With extraordinary natural charms packed in to a compact space, Waterton Lakes National Park offers plenty to keep visitors busy. Sightsee on the park's scenic roadways, and keep an eye out for abundant wildlife. Explore natural attractions, from a vivid red canyon to mist-cloaked waterfalls. Or check out the postcard-perfect community of Waterton, with great day hiking, a historic 1927 hotel and a range of water activities.
Wildlife are often visible in Waterton Lakes National Park, and can be watched from a safe distance.
From easy strolls to strenuous wilderness hikes, there are 200 kilometres (120 miles) of hiking trails to explore.
We have four sets of red chairs in scenic locations throughout Waterton Lakes National Park.
Waterton Lakes National Park is a photographer's paradise. Just about any location in the park offers fantastic opportunities for the photo enthusiast.