Visit the Castle

The best way to know what makes the Castle incredible is to see it for yourself. Connect with nature through recreation and education. Sensitive and considerate use of the Castle area will let current and future Albertans enjoy the splendor and beauty of this unique region.



National Geographic Geotourism Destination

As one of nine geotourism initiatives in North America, the Crown of the Continent region is recognized as a special place to visit. The Crown of the Continent Geotourism Council was formed in 2007 and they are now partners with National Geographic to share the beauty and unique attractions of the region.

Download the Crown of the Continent Geotourism Map and Guide or find events, stories and maps at the National Geographic website.


Upcoming hikes and events

Throughout the summer, the CCWC hosts a variety of hikes and events throughout the Castle Wilderness. The hikes are free, but any donations are always appreciated to keep the hikes going year after year.

View all hikes and events.


Hike schedule archives

Download the Summer 2017 hike schedule.

Download the Summer 2016 hike schedule.