Protecting the Castle

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Castle riverThe Castle is a necessary link

As part of the Crown of the Continent ecosystem, the Castle Wilderness area is the south corridor of connectivity for species moving between the US, Alberta, BC, and the Yukon.

The Castle is vital habitat

There is an abundance of biodiversity in the Castle Wilderness and the unique ecosystem sustains many species of rare wildlife.

The Castle is a source of water

Watersheds throughout and beyond southern Alberta depend on the headwaters that begin in the Castle Wilderness.

2017 Hike Schedule

See the full 2017 Hike Schedule here! New for this year – Hike and Yoga to register for a hike please email office@ccwc.ab.ca – the hikes are FREE to members and you can become a member for a minimum fee of $10.00 – join today please see our membership section.

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The Castle-Crown Wilderness Coalition is dedicated to protecting the Castle Wilderness

Advocacy

The CCWC is a voice for the Castle Wilderness, promoting the legislated protection of the area for current and future Albertans.

Stewardship

With the help of volunteers, the CCWC supports the ongoing care and monitoring of this unique region.