Great Day Trips From High River to Help Save on Gas

2022 Toyota Tundra | High River, AB

Even with gas prices soaring, a recent poll found that 91% of Canadians are still planning to travel this summer. If you’re looking for ideas for your local getaway, here are some places to consider near High River.

The Riverside Chateau

Northwest of High River near Bragg Creek is the Riverside Chateau. This beautiful log-style mansion features many unique rooms to relax in. The certified 5-Star Accommodation & Retreat prides itself on providing a top-level comfortable setting after you explore the wilderness in the area. If you can’t get a reservation here, try stopping by the nearby Craftsman House or Evergreen Country Bed & Breakfast.

Red Deer

The city of Red Deer is only about two hours from High River and offers a peaceful setting for a weekend getaway. It lies approximately halfway between Calgary and Edmonton and offers everything from arts and culture to outdoor exploration. Check out the Red Deer website to see exactly what’s going on when you plan your trip.

Downtown Calgary

Calgary is less than an hour from High River, so why not splurge and spend a weekend in the city? Book a stay at a high-end hotel and schedule a massage. You deserve it! The city has a wide variety of unique restaurants as well as live music almost every night at incredible venues. You can also make your trip an educational one by selecting a tailored experience from an Indigenous guide to learn about Canadian history.

Toyota has an incredible hybrid lineup, so if you’re in the market for a new vehicle before you head out on your adventure, stop by and see us at High River Toyota in Alberta!