Located 1 hour north of Calgary, at the southern end of Central Alberta, Mountain View County is made up of rich prairie, rivers, creeks and small lakes, densely forested crown land and picturesque mountain vistas. The County encompasses 4 towns, a village and country residential communities.

For outdoor enthusiasts, we are a year-round recreational paradise. From rivers for canoeing and creeks for fishing, to wildlife viewing, backcountry horseback rides, archery, sporting clays, geo-caching, hiking, cycling, snowmobiling, and riding ATV’s, Mountain View County offers many outdoor recreational opportunities.

For those looking for a little less adventure, we have farmers’ markets, festivals, golf courses, museums, rodeos, historic sites, and pleasant country drives. On your drive visit some of our local shops, pick some berries or taste test some mead. We also have a number of campgrounds, lodges, guest ranches restaurants, hotels, motels and coffee shops to round out your stay.

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There are a number of activities to get involved in and enjoy when you visit Central Alberta. From breathtaking scenery to local farmer's markets, it's all about what you want to do. We have it.

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