Things We Love to Do in Lethbridge
We don’t just work here, we live and play here, too. These are some of our favourite spots you won’t want to miss while you’re in town. We’ve highlighted a few well-known attractions as well as a couple of local gems you may not have heard about, but we think are well worth a visit. Need more hints about where to go and what to do? Just ask! We’d love to give you the inside scoop.
High Level Bridge
At 1,623 meters in length and 95.7 meters above the river, this is the longest and highest viaduct bridge of its kind. Take a look at this feat of engineering for yourself and capture the phenomenal views.
Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden
Don’t miss this incredible garden while you’re in town. Featuring a traditional Japanese tea house, lake, and serene walkways.
Old Forts Trail
Originally known as Fort Hamilton, Fort Whoop Up—built in 1869—was one of the earliest “whiskey forts” dealing in contraband liquor and firearms. Take a guided tour and check out the exhibits to learn more about this fascinating slice of history!
A beautiful 47-hectare park surrounding Henderson Lake. Whether you’re up for a picnic and a swim or looking to hike, bike, or jog—Henderson Lake has it all.
Birds of Prey
Alberta’s first privately licensed raptor rescue and conservation organization. Visit the centre and learn about conservation first hand. Don’t miss the Hawk Walk!