Guide to the Canadian Rocking Banff Lake Louise Jasper Kananaskis Mountains

Location, location, location. Beautiful views and quick access to the Canadian Rockies are one of the best things about Calgary. For the active or the actively relaxing, here's how to do the mountains, including Banff, Lake Louise and Canmore, right.  

 

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4 Wellness Retreats in the Mountains

Whether you’re looking for some “me” time, a regimented health-and-fitness retreat or a yoga retreat, here are just some of the ways you can get mindful in the mountains this year.

What to do in the Mountains in February

From alpine dining to wildlife watching, this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

Try This: Nordic Skiing at the Canmore Nordic Centre

This is the view you’ll get, so why wouldn’t you give it a try?

6 Cozy Restaurants in Alberta's Mountains

Enjoy mountain meals in Canmore, Banff and Lake Louise.

How to Experience Winter in Cypress Hills

Head to the Alberta-Saskatchewan border for a wonderland of snow and outdoor adventure with a vibe all its own.

What to Do in the Mountains in January 2018

Whether you're into skiing, skating or spelling, this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

Essential Winter Experience: Ice-Skating on Lake Louise

Bring your own skates or rent some at Chateau Mountain Sports in the nearby Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

14 Ski Resorts Close to Calgary

Calgarians are lucky to live within driving distance of world-class skiing and snowboarding. Here’s what’s going down this winter at the alpine resorts in our backyard and beyond.

4 Winter Festivals in Mountain Towns

When you live in the mountains, snow is something to celebrate. Join in the festivities this winter in Canmore, Lake Louise, Jasper and Fernie.

4 Places For a Great Cross-Country Ski Getaway

The skinny on some great destinations for Nordic skiers who want the resort experience.

What to do in the Mountains in December 2017

From carolling at the Cave and Basin to Santas on skis, this is what’s going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

Try Ski Touring in Golden This Winter

To ski tour, you put grip strips on the base of your skis and travel up the mountain using leg power.

7 Après-Ski Cocktails to Drink in the Mountains

After playing in the snow all day, enjoy an apple whiskey tea in Banff or a Caesar garnished with pepperoni, cheddar cubes and a pickled bean in Golden.

Have a Heritage Moment at Assiniboine Lodge

You can snowshoe or ski tour right from the door of the Rockies' first backcountry ski lodge.

Hit the Cross-Country Ski Trails in Fernie

Put on some skinny skis and check out the growing number of trails in the Elk Valley.

Head off the Beaten Path and Go Snowshoeing in K-Country

There are hundreds of kilometres of trails to choose from in Kananaskis.

4 Mountain Hotel Fireplaces to Cozy Up to This Winter

Stay warm by these fireplaces in Banff, Lake Louise and K-Country.

What to Do in the Mountains in November

Craft beer, craft cocktails, ski races and Santa Claus — this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.