Winter will be here before we know it. In fact, in Alberta, it feels a lot like it's already here. That means we've got start planning all the adventures we'll go on this winter so we can make the most out of the season. With snow already on the ground in many parts of the province, you're probably already thinking of things to do in Alberta in the winter. Thankfully, between the snowy mountains and frozen waterfalls, there is no shortage of incredible adventures for you.\nIf you are someone who loves snow, then you are in luck. Our province offers some of the best winter days in Canada.\nEven if you hate the colder weather, hibernating indoors can get boring fast.\nMake sure to bundle up in your warmest clothes because these bucket list adventures are so amazing that you won't mind going outside.\nTo help you find out what to do next weekend, we made a list of the best places to go, trails to hike and frozen lakes to explore.\nThe only challenge is, with so many options to pick from — what's first?\nHere are 17 winter adventures in Alberta that you need to add to your bucket list if you love the snow:\nSunshine Ski Resort\nPrice: from $104.00\nAddress: 1 Sunshine Access Rd., Banff, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: They have ski runs perfect for all types of skiers, from novices to pros.\n View this post on Instagram Missing you Krissy - you are so much fun, adventurous, hilarious & so down to earth - will be so good to have you back in Australia in a couple months! Thanks for such a wonderful time🌻💛 A post shared by @ _claire.elizabeth._ on Nov 27, 2019 at 1:30pm PST\n\nWebsite\nWinSport's Tube Park\nPrice: from $17.99\nAddress: 88 Canada Olympic Rd. SW., Calgary, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: You can enjoy sliding down the hill with your friends at WinSport's Tube Park. \n View this post on Instagram Happy New Year! ❄️🇨🇦☃️ Here's to a year full of fun, learning, giving, adventure, embracing new experiences...and embracing all kinds of weather. 🎉😳💃🏼☃️#letyourlifespeak #yyc #yycliving #winsport #explorealberta #explorecanada #imagesofcanada #snowtubing #wintersport #winterfun #canada #photographyislifee #photographylovers #photographysouls #inspiredlife #canadianstyle #bigmagic #desiremap #wellness #healthyliving #liveauthentic #canadianwinterliving #getoutside #lovetheworld #wearetravelgirls #calgaryisbeautiful #wanderlust #letsgoeverywhere #acuratubepark #sharecangeo A post shared by Valerie Sawatzky (@mama.sawatzky) on Jan 1, 2017 at 4:41pm PST\n\nWebsite\nJohnston Canyon Icewalk\nPrice: $79.00 for a tour, free to explore on your own.\nAddress: Various pickup locations\nWhy You Need To Go: Led by a professional guide, you'll get to explore a canyon where you'll see pillars of ice and frozen waterfalls.\n View this post on Instagram Switching back to the boots 🎿Embracing the winter weather since it's not too cold, yet! ☃️🌨 A post shared by Erin Borden (@erinborden) on Dec 7, 2017 at 6:29pm PST\n\nWebsite\nSee the Bubbles at Abraham Lake\nPrice: Free\nAddress: Abraham Lake, Clearwater County, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: In the winter Abraham Lake has frozen methane ice bubbles that make it look like pure winter magic.\n View this post on Instagram Bubble-hunting season is almost upon us! 💙 Have you seen the frozen methane bubbles at Abraham Lake? // If you want to learn about the frozen ice bubbles at Abraham Lake and how to see them, I covered that in a blog 👉bit.ly/ice-bubbles • • • #travelalberta #tourcanada #enjoycanada #explorealberta #explorecanada A post shared by JENN ✧ TRAVEL + OUTDOOR (@jennexplores) on Nov 20, 2019 at 5:42pm PST\n\nWebsite\nSpray River Trail\nPrice: Free\nAddress: 224 Banff Avenue, Banff, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: It is an easy loop trail perfect for a snowshoeing adventure that will take between 3 to 4 hours.\nView this post on Instagram Winter Wonderland ❄ #travelalberta #banffnationalpark #snowshoeing A post shared by Kaitlyn Johnston (@kaitlyntori) on Feb 20, 2018 at 6:19pm PST\nWebsite\nSkate on Lake Louise\nPrice: Free\nAddress: Lake Louise, Improvement District No. 9, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Lake Louise is one of the most jaw-dropping spots to go skating in Alberta.\n View this post on Instagram Ya gurl can skate!!!! ⛸ 📸 @jianthony A post shared by E M M A C O A T E S (@emmajcoates) on Nov 1, 2019 at 9:23pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nMarmot Basin Ski Resort\nPrice: from $85.00\nAddress: 1 Marmot Rd., Jasper, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: There are 91 runs available for snowboarders and skiers to enjoy.\n View this post on Instagram Dear winter, we miss you. Please come back. Sincerely, your friends at Marmot Basin. Photo by: @svenjakoester4 A post shared by Marmot Basin (@marmotbasin) on Sep 17, 2019 at 12:44pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nChester Lake Trail\nAddress: Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, Kananaskis, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Enjoy a relaxing day snowshoeing with friends on this 3.4 km trail.\n View this post on Instagram Silver white winters ❄️ . 📷: @jonathansi A post shared by Betty (@bettyyj) on Feb 13, 2019 at 6:53am PST\n\nWebsite\nTroll Falls\nAddress: Kananaskis Improvement, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Along this hiking trail, you'll pass right next to a frozen waterfall.\n View this post on Instagram #waterfallwednesday After work adventure with @missjuliedo Watch my stories to see what it was about 🤣 A post shared by Katalina Dewan (@katacar87) on Apr 17, 2019 at 9:27pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nSunwapta Falls\nPrice: $9.80\nAddress: Jasper National Park, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: This hiking trail will bring you past tons of waterfalls and it's a refreshing way to see the park transformed by winter.\n View this post on Instagram Can’t get enough of what Canada has to offer. . . . #nofilterneeded #jaspertobanff #waterfall #sunwaptafalls #canada #winterwonderland #kiwitraveller #snow #ice #nature #travellingcanada #alberta A post shared by Belinda (@belindadyer) on Nov 24, 2019 at 1:06pm PST\n\nWebsite\nMount Norquay\nPrice: from $36.00\nAddress: #2 Mt Norquay Rd., Banff, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Seek your thrills on the hills by skiing, snowboarding or even tubing your way down the mountain.\n View this post on Instagram Tony Hawk: pro skate 2 (except snowboarding)🤙🏼 A post shared by i s a b e l l e (@iiissaabeellee) on Nov 8, 2019 at 4:27pm PST\n\nWebsite\nSulphur Mountain Boardwalk\nPrice: from $52.00\nAddress: 100 Mountain Ave., Banff, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: You can take the Banff Gondola to enjoy a stunning view while at the top, make sure to explore the Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk.\n View this post on Instagram 💙❄️ Banff, Alberta ❄️💙 A post shared by Alexis Marjason (@a.marjason) on Nov 2, 2019 at 2:05pm PDT\n\nWebsite\nIce Magic\nPrice: Free on weekdays, $13.00 for peak weekend access.\nWhen: Wednesday, January 15 to Sunday, January 26, 2020\nAddress: 111 Lake Louise Dr., Lake Louise, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: You need to discover this magical wonderland with ice castles right by a real-life castle at Lake Louise.\n View this post on Instagram Ice skating on a lake, ice castles and the prettiest Chateau at @fairmontcll on Lake Louise makes me feel like Elsa 👸🏰❄️ @travelalberta #WeLoveWinter #ExploreAlberta #LakeLouise - 📷: @alicethieu - #TDLCanada #banff #icecastles #parkscanada #ilovecanada #travelalberta #explorecanada #imagesofcanada #wearetravelgirls #sheisnotlost #winterwonderland #canadasworld #enjoycanada #travelandleisure #beautifuldestinations A post shared by Christine Tran Ferguson • NYC (@tourdelust) on Feb 9, 2018 at 12:54pm PST\n\nWebsite\nSkating at Bowness Park\nPrice: Free\nAddress: 8900 48 Ave. NW., Calgary, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: Lace up your skates and glide on the frozen lagoon for the perfect winter afternoon.\n View this post on Instagram Bowness Park Lagoon is opening mid-December, which means we have less than a month left of waiting! Who are you gonna be taking on a skate date, Calgary? Photo by @alexandradanae #curiocitycalgary ⛸❤️ A post shared by Curiocity Calgary (@curiocitycalgary) on Nov 19, 2018 at 2:56pm PST\n\nWebsite\nIce Castles\nPrice: $13.99\nWhen: TBA\nAddress: 9330 Groat Rd. NW., Edmonton, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: You won't believe your eyes at this frozen paradise full of ice slides, tunnels and castles.\n View this post on Instagram my highlight of the weekend❄️🌬💎 || A post shared by melissa (@melissahendershot) on Jan 22, 2017 at 8:00pm PST\n\nWebsite\nMount Engadine Lodge\nPrice: Various prices\nAddress: 1 Mount Shark Rd., Canmore, AB\nWhy You Need To Go: You can relax after exploring the nearby wilderness trails at one of the many cabins.\n View this post on Instagram This was easily one of the most beautiful mountain views I have ever woken up to. How is this magical place just a short drive from Calgary? @mountengadine • • • Mount Engadine Lodge has been kind enough to offer my followers 15% off any stay between now until April 30 - just use booking code "jennexplores" on their website or over the phone when you book! www.mountengadine.com • • • • • • 📷: @glennparryphoto #explorealberta #mountaingirls #freshair #naturelovers #outside #mountains #alpinebabes #sunset #beautifuldestinations #banff #adventure #explorecanada #wildernessbabes #banff #instagood #wanderlust #adventureladies #ourplanetdaily #mountengadinelodge #keepitwild #sunset #mountain #alberta #winter #canada #outdoorwomen #outdoors #snow #explore @travelalberta #hiking A post shared by JENN ✧ TRAVEL + OUTDOOR (@jennexplores) on Mar 23, 2017 at 8:11am PDT\n\nWebsite\nMaligne Canyon\nPrice: $69.00\nAddress: Maligne Canyon, Jasper, AB \nWhy You Need To Go: This incredible tour will take you on a dreamy winter hike through a frozen canyon and it will feel just like you're in Frozen 2.\n View this post on Instagram looks like 6 month winter has begun #explorecanada #abtourism #explorealberta #canadagems #travelalberta #yxephotographer #adventureenthusiasts @ourplanetdaily #folktravel #wonderful_places #pnwdiscovered #keepitwild #greatnorthco #travelstoke #huckberry #livethecompaslife #jaspernp #mytravelshots #canadagems #parkscanada #wanderluster #venturebeyond #welivetoexplore #passionpassport #thefolknature #theimaged #beyondthelands_ #amongthewild #adventureinspired #welivetoexplore A post shared by Carolyn Jane (@janeswildheart) on Nov 17, 2018 at 7:00pm PST\n\nWebsite\n\n\nThere are stories everywhere. 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