The campdown is over – the May long weekend is finally here!

Albertans are eager to get outside and shake off the memory of a long, cold winter. But before you pack up the tent, load the kids and dog into your family vehicle and hit the road for a memorable long weekend adventure, here are a few friendly tips and reminders to keep in mind.

Nature is unpredictable, and your equipment can unexpectedly fail, so planning ahead is the key to an enjoyable and memorable experience.

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Meet your Alberta Parks Ambassadors – The Canadian Camping Couple

Alberta Parks Ambassadors are united by a common passion for all things Alberta Parks and a desire to share their experiences. This spring, 130 people applied to take part in the Ambassador Program and from those applicants 13 were chosen to bring their adventures to life for everyone to enjoy and to inspire people to have their own Alberta Parks experience.

Through this 13 part blog series, we will introduce your Alberta Parks Ambassadors and tell you what they’ve been on this summer.

Canadian Camping Couple: Anne and Dave

image7Anne and Dave, also known as the Canadian Camping Couple, enjoy a very active lifestyle, exploring the rivers, lakes and trails in Alberta Parks with their Labrador Retriever Cody. They are out and about almost every weekend, towing a very cool 1969 vintage Airstream trailer.

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