Field Trips & Events

As part of our commitment to providing interpretive guides and members of the community access to ongoing learning opportunities, we have the following field trips available:

Parks Canada Research Updates are available on Park Radio as podcasts: http://parkradio.podomatic.com/

Also check out Nature Calgary for other field trip opportunities that might interest you.


June 23, 2019

Athabasca Glacier Icewalk

Athabasca Glacier Icewalk Deluxe, June 23rd, 2019 @ 09:00 Meet at the Athabasca Glacier Parking Lot (nearest the glacier) This interpretive hike onto the Athabasca will help you discover the world of glacier ice. Peter Lemieux has been walking the glacier since the ice formed there at the start of the Holocene. He'd love to share a few secrets (about the ice, that is) with you on this five hour hike to the lower icefalls. Easy walking. Bring a lunch, warm clothes and chocolate.

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December 31, 2019

Parks Canada Volunteers Basic program

Special admin fee for Parks Canada volunteers.

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August 12, 2023

Purchase Digital Handbook

Purchase a PDF version of the Interpretive Guides Handbook

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January 01, 2030

Purchase Group Management Handbook

Purchase Group Management Handbook

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January 01, 2030

Purchase Canadian Rockies Natural/Cultural History Handbook

Purchase Canadian Rockies Natural/Cultural History Handbook

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January 01, 2039

Purchase Interpretation Handbook

Purchase Interpretation Handbook

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