From the mid-’50s on, Hinton area experienced growth that has resulted in the modern town it is today. With more new businesses arriving over the years, the area boasts a few different shopping complexes, and has become a great tourism destination along with Jasper.
Our area has also gained accolades for the outdoor activities it provides with municipal, provincial and national parks. Its lakes and trails can accommodate the outdoor enthusiast in any season. Among many other attractions, Canada’s longest freshwater boardwalk, a mountain bike park, rodeo grounds and a recreational facility with pools, hot tub, sauna, a curling rink and more.