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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What to Know Before Going to the Mountains With Your Dog

For outdoorsy dog owners, going hiking with your best canine friend is one of life’s great pleasures

7 Comfy Mountain Cabins for Roughing It in Style

No muss, no fuss and no Winnebago bus. “Rough it” in a mountainside cabin instead.

What To Do in the Mountains in May

From ski resort parties to mathematics lectures, this is what’s going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

Weekend Backcountry Camping Trips for Every Skill Level

These three options will have you trekking in the backcountry for a weekend and home for dinner on Sunday. If you are a backpacking newbie, there is also advice and resources to get you started.

Can Bears and Humans Safely Coexist in the Mountains?

Last summer, bear activity in the regional mountain areas resulted in several extended trail closures and one high-profile bear fatality, leaving wildlife experts wondering what measures may be required going forward to keep both bears and humans safe from each other.

What to Do in the Mountains in April

From Easter brunch at the top of a mountain to mindful meditation in an underground cavern, this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

6 Mountain Golf Courses to Play This Year

Making a booking at these courses in Banff, Jasper, Panorama, Kimberley and more.

5 Hot Springs Within a Day’s Drive of Calgary

Soaking in an open-air hot spring on a snowy day is a classic Canadian experience.

Plan Your Summer in the Mountains

Book your tee time, reserve your rental and buy your gear now to prepare for your summer adventure in the mountains.

What to Do in the Mountains in March

A new spa, a sugar shack, cheap skiing and more, this is what's going down in the mountains near Calgary this month.

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.