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Winter Walk Day Feet iconWhat is Winter Walk Day?

On the first Wednesday of February each year, hundreds of thousands of Albertans take it outside to celebrate living in a beautiful winter province. Whether we’re grabbing our coffees and going for a office break walk, or going for an evening stroll through the neighbourhood with family, we all have the opportunity to get out and love our province of Alberta!

More people walking is great for our health, the environment, and helps strengthen communities.

On February 3rd, join over 160,000 Albertans for #WinterWalkDay! Grab a co-worker, a friend, or meet some neighbours, and remember to track your steps, as we show the rest of Canada that Alberta knows how to embrace winter!

Share your Winter Walk Day experiences using the hashtag #WinterWalkDay!

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Stay current with what’s happening this winter in Alberta, and connect with other winter walkers in your community! Follow us and use #WinterWalkDay to get in on the conversation!

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We’re keeping you connected with everything Alberta winter has to offer! Discover great ways to enjoy our province, and to stay healthy and active through the entire season.


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Winter in Alberta is simply stunning. Tag us in photos or use #WinterWalkDay for a look at the season across the province of Alberta!

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This year, don’t hibernate… participate! Register now to join your fellow Albertans on Winter Walk Day! Step Up, Alberta!