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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13 Common Camping Complaints and the Solution To Them All

Maybe this will finally change your mind about camping.

What to Do in the Mountains in July

From bull riding to bocce to Buffy Sainte-Marie, here’s what’s going down in the mountains this month.

How to Avoid Unwanted Animal Guests While Camping

Steve Michel, human-wildlife conflict specialist with Parks Canada, offers the following advice to reduce the risk of attracting ursine crashers to your camping party.

What to Do in the Mountains in June

From hiking the high lines to skipping through meadows of wildflowers, here’s what’s going down in the mountains this month.

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Mountain towns offer plenty of natural wonder — but what do they offer in terms of things to eat?

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5 Places To Go Fly Fishing This Summer

Cast yourself in an epic adventure by hooking a fishing trip with a seasoned outfitter.

Lawrence Grassi: The Man Behind the Lakes

Each year, thousands of hikers come to the Bow Valley to hike the popular Grassi Lakes Trail just up from the town of Canmore, but few know about the man behind it.

Where to Eat, Stay and Play in Whitefish Montana

The Montana mountain town is an outdoorsy paradise, with a lovely lake, a majestic national park and a nearby alpine resort with a wide range of summer activities.

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Just because the snow melts, doesn’t mean the chairlifts stop running. These alpine resorts near Calgary are just as much fun in the summer sun as they are during the winter.

3 Summer Helicopter Adventures To Try

Raise your spirits with one of these three adventures this summer season.

5 Tips For Camping With Your Spouse and Liking It

Tried-and-true tips for couples to keep the sparks flying in the great outdoors.

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Check into these legacy lodges if you want a room with a story, as well as a view.

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(It’s not what you think.)

7 National Parks To Visit This Summer and the Best Experiences To Have There

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What To Do in the Mountains In April

From Champagne and oysters in the snow to Carmina Burana at the Banff Springs, here's what's going down in the mountains this month.

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