Canada Travel Guide
Canada Travel Guide - Alberta
Canada Travel Guide - Alberta

High River

High River is a region of rich diversity - in landscapes, people and histories.
The town of High River is located in southwestern Alberta, Canada with a population of approximately 10,716. It is 37 kilometres south of the city of Calgary, at the junction of Alberta Highways 2 and 23. Although reasonably distant from Calgary, the town is nonetheless considered to be part of the Calgary Region.

The surrounding area of High River is golden farm and cattle land. Visitors will still see the grain elevators dotting the country side, and can learn about the agricultural prosperity that helped to build this community. You can also visit Frank Lake and, while enjoying the incredible flora & fauna of this wetland, learn about the project for that allows for the reclamation of water used at the High River Cargill Foods plant which, in turn, provides a home for thousands of birds.

In town, High River has many things to discover: Cobblestoned pathways wind through the scenic downtown core. Visit the Museum of the Highwood, the fabulous train exhibit, and many unique shops of downtown, including saddleries where they hand-make distinctive leather goods prized locally and internationally. Discover galleries of artwork with a sophisticated western flavor, colorful gifts and craft stores and great restaurants.

 

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Gail Scheuring

Fine art illustration of artist Gail Scheuring. BFA Fine Art, Dip. Visual Communications. Represented by The Gallery on Main, Lacombe, AB.

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(Acrylic painting, Collage / Mixed media, Oil painting)
High River Culture Centre

Offers a variety of programs, activities, and special events that are designed to work towards the provision and coordination of services that meet the needs of the local community.

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(Arts Community)
Pastel Pet Portraits and Fine Art Photography

Pastel Pet Portraits

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(Art cards, Art prints, Artists & fine Art Artisans, Collage / Mixed media, Drawing, Fine art, Mural painting, Pastel painting, Photography, Portraiture)

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