Activities and experiences

Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site

Listen to stories of legendary explorers, walk or bike interpretive trails, take photos of the bison herd, or picnic near the play fort. Gather around the campfire with an Indigenous storyteller or make your own Dream Catcher. Gaze at the stars under a dark sky before fading to sleep in a Métis Trapper Tent.

Bookable experiences

Dive deeper into the stories of Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site and book a hands-on experience.

Calendar of events

Learn more about events happening at Rocky Mountain House National historic Site.

Interpretive experiences

Open your senses to more…The longer you stay, the greater your chance of experiencing more ways this place is special.

Red chairs

We saved you a seat! Our red chair location offers inspiring views of the David Thompson trail, as well as open prairie sky and grassland.

School programs

School programs at Rocky Mountain House present themes with direct links to the Alberta Education Social Studies Curriculum.

Sites of Interest

Explore the listening stations, archaeological locations of four fur trade forts, the bison lookout, and more.


Follow in the footsteps of Indigenous Peoples, fur traders, trappers, and legendary explorers David Thompson and Charlotte Small.

Camping and accommodations

Things to do

Dogs on leash Dog walking
Notice board Interpretive trail
Lookout Lookout
Photo Opportunity Photography
Picnic area Picnicking
Theatre Theatre
Interpretation Tours and programs
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