Long weekend activities

Get active with the family this February long weekend as provincial parks across the province offer exciting activities.

Get active with the family this February long weekend as provincial parks across the province offer exciting activities.

Crimson Lake Provincial Park, 20 km northwest of Rocky Mountain House, offers snowshoeing, snow golfing, winter shelter building, winter geocaching, and snow sculpture carving and painting.

After the activities in the cold, people can warm up with s’mores, hotdogs and hot chocolate around a campfire.

These activities run at the park on Feb. 18, Family Day, from noon to 3 p.m.

For more information, call 403-845-8309.

Other parks where activities are offered in Alberta include Cypress Hills, near Medicine Hat; Miquelon Lake, near Camrose; Moonshine Lake, near Spirit River; Sir Winston Churchill, near Lac La Biche; and William A. Switzer, near Hinton.