Vulcan, AB, Canada is located in the Southern Alberta Foothills region of the Canadian Badlands. It is home to reservoir lakes, dams, canals, hoodoos, and coulees. Vulcan, Alberta's "claim-to-fame" are the attractions and exhibits located in the community based on the home planet of Mr. Spock called Vulcan. Mr. Spock, played by Leonard Nimoy, was part of the cast and crew on the popular sci-fi TV series called "Star Trek".
Activities most enjoyed in Vulcan, Canada and the surrounding areas includes golfing, swimming, sightseeing, camping, horseback riding, fishing, boating, water skiing, jet skiing, tubing, birding (birdwatching), road tripping and ice fishing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations located in and around Vulcan, Alberta includes the McGregor Lake, Kinette Walking Path, Bell Park, Badger Lake, Vulcan Fishing Pond, and Memorial Park.
The most visited natural sightseeing attractions, historical sites and cultural venues in and around Vulcan includes the Vulcan & District Historical Society Archives & Museum, RCAF Station Vulcan, murals, TrekCetera Star Trek Museum, Solar Tree, Medicine Wheel-Iniskim Umaapi (Majorville), Tipi Rings (Carmangay) and the Starship Enterprise.
Travel services important to travelers in and around the community of Vulcan includes accommodations (motels, bed and breakfasts), campgrounds, tours, guides, restaurants, coffee shop, general store, pub, bank, gas station, gift stores, souvenir shops, cell service, internet and transportation services including the Vulcan Airport.