What is in the Calgary area?
The city has rolling foothills to the west, broad grasslands to the east and south, forests to the northwest, and badlands to the northeast. And, Calgary is only an hour away from the Alberta Rockies with its many towns and attractions.
Calgary Area Communities
There are many towns in and around Calgary worth visiting in central Alberta along or near the Queen Elizabeth Highway #2 to the north and south of town and along the Trans Canada Highway #1 to the east and west: