Your vacation rental in Medicine Hat
, Canada is located in southeastern Alberta. It is thirty minutes from the Saskatchewan
border and one hour from the US border. The wide open spaces and clear blue skies of southern Alberta are the canvas for the natural beauty of our city. Located in the scenic South Saskatchewan River Valley, Medicine Hat has 2,512 hours of sunshine per year! This makes us one of "Canada’s Sunniest Cities", and an attractive year-round playground. This city is rich in local history and unique attractions, from the 20-story high Saamis Tepee, the Medicine Hat Clay Industries National Historic District, the gaslight-themed downtown with over 200 shops and services, to the state-of-the-art Esplanade
Arts & Heritage Centre. You’ll find over 100 parks and 90 kilometers of walking trails throughout the city, as well as seven golf courses, southeast Alberta’s largest shopping mall, casino, and full-service camping facilities. World-famous tourist attractions, such as Dinosaur Provincial Park, Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Writing-On-Stone Provincial Park & the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology are just a short drive away from your vacation rental accommodations.
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Whether your stay in Medicine Hat is long or short there is always something going on. From festivals to fairs, from sports events to parades; Medicine Hat has something for everyone.
There are also historic sites and attractions to visit such as the Historic Clay District, Saamis Tepee, Historic Downtown, and the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre. From your vacation rental accommodation enjoy a day trip to many exciting places such as Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Writing on Stone Provincial Park, Dinosaur Provincial Park, Echo Dale Regional Park or the Canadian Badlands.
Medicine Hat has the services and attractions to make both your in-town and day trip excursions a fun-filled success.
Often called the "Oasis of the Prairies," Medicine Hat has more than 90 km (56 mi) of hiking/biking trails linking five major parks and many of the city’s municipal parks that dot the South Saskatchewan River valley.Echo Dale Regional Park also offers a historic experience. Take a step back in time at the fully restored Woolfrey House which offers a glimpse of what life was like in the early settler days. The Ajax Mine makes for a great family outing, as visitors can go “underground” to see tools used by the coal miners on this site. And of course, the farm animals are always popular with kids of all ages. A great place for a family visit! Bask on the beach, go for a swim or a paddle, fish for trout, hike under the red cliffs or picnic under the trees in this 160 acre playground. Echo Dale features two beautiful man made lakes in a peaceful river valley setting and 7 km of walking trails.
The Medicine Hat Speedway is a fantastic family entertainment venue close to your condo rental or other vacation rental accommodations. Fans of all ages can take in an affordable evening at the track and enjoy the Between the raw cookies and the seasoned talent of the veteran racer, there is never a dull moment. Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede hosts 2 pro rodeos a year, one in the spring and one during there annual summer stampede.
There are many area golf courses close to your vacation rentals to enjoy your stay in Medicine Hat. Experience the prairies while enjoying some of Alberta’s finest golfing. Medicine Hat’s courses on average, open before any course in the Province due to our mild weather. Medicine Hat offers golfers breathtaking scenery with unforgettable courses for both expert and novice players.