Waterton Lakes National Park :: Experience Waterton

Waterton Activities

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Waterton offers world class hiking trails, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and wildlife viewing but that's not all there is to do in Waterton. In this section of experiencewaterton.com you can find information on some of the other activities Waterton is known for.


Horseback Riding

Waterton Lakes National Park offers you glorious horseback riding opportunities. Enjoy a quiet ride through beautiful pastures, rolling hills, and amazing mountains. During these rides you will experience dazzling scenery from atop a horse, the most noble of animals!

Click here to visit Mountain Meadow Trail Rides to explore the chance to experience an equestrian adventure!


Tennis is a sport enjoyed by all ages of people. There are tennis courts in the Waterton townsite located just across the street from the Fitness Centre at the Waterton Lakes Resort

Canoeing & Kayaking

Nestled in a glacial basin, Cameron Lake is a hidden jewel high in the Canadian Rockies.   Part of Waterton Lakes National Park, Cameron Lake offers fishing, hiking trails for all skill levels, boating and breathtaking views.  

Take advantage of this crystal clear, spring fed mountain lake on the water. Cameron Lake Boat Rentals rents canoes, kayaks, rowboats or pedal boats. 



There are four trails designated for biking in Waterton Park. Akamina Pass Trail, Snowshoe Trail, Wishbone Trail, and the Crandell Loop. In addtion to the trails you can ride your bike to Cameron Lake or the Red Rock Canyon... or just around the townsite!

Boat Cruise

The historic M.V. International has been cruising Waterton Lake since 1927. The shoreline cruise is accompanied by commentary from experienced tour guides and has a duration of just over two hours. Click here to visit the Waterton Inter-Nation Shoreline Cruise Co.