12/26/2013 01:16 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 10:52 EST

The Best Alberta Photos From 2013


Alberta in 2013 was the place to be for dramatic photo opportunities.

From destructive flood waters that changed the face of the Canadian Rockies forever, to CFL games, the Calgary Stampede and the everyday minutia of the prairie province, photographers were handed plenty of opportunities to capture stunning and dramatic images.

We've compiled some of the Canadian Press' favourite images around Alberta in the past year, as well as selected a few favourites of our own.

Click through the slideshow below to see the highlights.

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