WATCH: Classic Banff Looks Awesome, If Not Risky

WATCH: Classic Banff Looks Awesome, If Not Risky

11. 9.2014
Feeling nostalgic for simpler times? Look no further than this vintage video of Banff National Park. Can you believe tourists used to...
Whoop! Alberta's Ski Hills Are Almost Ready For You!

Whoop! Alberta's Ski Hills Are Almost Ready For You!

Michelle Butterfield   11. 5.2014
Rejoice, skiers and snowboarders! Lake Louise Ski Resort officially opens this week. And while Lake Louise is the first hill to open in...
Now It's Grizzlies Killing Livestock

Now It's Grizzlies Killing Livestock

11. 5.2014
An elk rancher near Calgary says he has lost twenty animals to grizzly bears in the past two years. Win Niebler says the province needs...
Cull Approved After Wolves Attack Farmers' Cattle

Cull Approved After Wolves Attack Farmers' Cattle

10.28.2014
Cattle that graze fields near Elk Island Provincial Park are being killed by a growing pack of wolves, area farmers say. Dan Brown, who...

Cull Approved After Wolves Attack Farmers' Cattle

10.28.2014
Cattle that graze fields near Elk Island Provincial Park are being killed by a growing pack of wolves, area farmers say. Dan Brown, who...
Foothills Residents Threatened By Encroaching Grizzly Bears

Foothills Residents Threatened By Encroaching Grizzly Bears

10.27.2014
Ranchers, acreage owners and town residents in the foothills say they feel threatened as grizzly bears move eastward — with some landowners...
LOOK: Incredible Images Of Canadian Wildlife Will Blow You Away

LOOK: Incredible Images Of Canadian Wildlife Will Blow You Away

Michelle Butterfield  10.24.2014
Eagles and muskox and bears, oh my! As you have likely learned, we at the Huffington Post Alberta love a good animal story. So when...
WATCH: Why You Should Not Stop To Gawk At Bears

WATCH: Why You Should Not Stop To Gawk At Bears

10.21.2014
Did you ever think it'd be great to see a bear up close? Cool, right? Yes. But also, no. Alberta Parks released a video Monday that...
Ottawa Ignoring Call For Elk Cull: Ranchers

Ottawa Ignoring Call For Elk Cull: Ranchers

The Canadian Press  10.14.2014
CFB SUFFIELD, Alta. - Ranchers say the federal government is ignoring their calls to cull a massive herd of elk at a military base in southeastern...
Boars Going Hog Wild In Alberta

Boars Going Hog Wild In Alberta

Michelle Butterfield  10. 1.2014
The bounty for boorish boars has been extended in Alberta. The Alberta government says it will continue to pay $50 for each pair of boar...
LOOK: Bear Cubs Wrestle For The Camera

LOOK: Bear Cubs Wrestle For The Camera

09.30.2014
Parks Canada's remote wildlife cameras have worked their magic again. This time, the cameras in Waterton Lakes National Park have picked...
Ranchers Band To Protect Land From Developers

Ranchers Band To Protect Land From Developers

The Canadian Press  09.29.2014
CALGARY - Southern Alberta ranchers have banded together to preserve a huge swath of almost untouched native grassland that some call a...
LOOK: Awe-Inspiring Photos From An Alberta Storm Chaser

LOOK: Awe-Inspiring Photos From An Alberta Storm Chaser

Michelle Butterfield  09.26.2014
There's no doubt the weather in Alberta keeps things interesting. But for some people, bad weather isn't a time to stay at home, curled...
'The Wild Frontier Mentality Isn't Working'

'The Wild Frontier Mentality Isn't Working'

CAROL LINNITT  09.26.2014
Alan Ernst and his wife Madeline were world travellers for most of their adult lives. So when they decided to settle down, they gravitated...