Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Medicine Hat (YXH)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Medicine Hat!
Elkwater is a charming town, located around 40 miles to the southeast of Medicine Hat. The town is globally famous for housing the enormous Cypress Hills Provincial Park which features 700 different species of plants and animals along with 14 species of orchids as well. Head to park’s lake area to explore fish like walleye, yellow perch, northern pike, brook trout, burbot, white sucker, shorthead redhorse and more.
Driving about 66 miles northwest of Medicine Hat will take you to the UNESCO World Heritage Site listed Dinosaur Provincial Park. Featuring fossils of over 40 dinosaur species, the park is famous for housing one of the richest collections of Dinosaur fossils. Visit the Park’s Visitor Centre to know more about the extinct creatures and the geology and natural history of the park.
Bow Island is a pleasing vacation town which is located just 37 miles away from Medicine Hot. Enjoy your vacations with playing golf at the Bow Island Golf Club. Don’t miss the statue of Pinto Macbean that symbolizes the town’s spirit and exuberance.