Region: Alberta – Boating License
Alberta, a western province and the most populated of Canada's three Prairie Provinces, does not have a coast, but that has not stopped it from earning worldwide recognition as a unique and thrilling boating experience. Alberta serves as the gateway to the Canadian Rockies, and it boasts the terrain and water structures that summon outdoor enthusiasts from all across the globe. It is particularly alluring during the summertime because Alberta has a continental climate, and that makes for enjoyable summer weather perfect for all kinds of boating.
Alberta Canada's greatest water-based opportunities are its many amazing lakes and rivers, and there is a great deal of synergy between the national park system and these geographical features. Alberta has also earned a reputation for its exhilarating whitewater experiences, and adventurers come from all around to kayak, raft and tube the many Alberta rivers and waterways. The most popular water activities, however, include power boating, along with jet skiing, and all manner of sail boating. In fact, Alberta is home to one of the world's highest profile sailing clubs as well as some of the most challenging sailing venues available, which is why Alberta is a yearly destination for some of the largest sailing events in the world each year.