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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Best Places to Dine in the Rockies

Three great restaurants plus a six-pack of bars to keep you fed and hydrated

Snowshoeing in the Rockies and the Gear You Need

From woven wood and leather to carbon and aluminum, modern snowshoe technology makes walking on frozen water easier than ever

Where to Cross-Country Ski and the Gear You Need

Escape the crowded vertical with cross-country skiing

You Should Try Heli- and Cat-Skiing

Heli- and cat-skiing was invented in Western Canada, so why haven’t you done it yet?

4 Luxurious Places to Stay in the Mountains

For those times when you want to live the luxe life in the mountains, even if it is just temporarily

10 Best Ski Resorts Within 5 Hours Of Calgary

These are the 10 most notable ski resorts within a five-hour drive that you should consider. There, we said it. There are others that your grandma may love, but these are the best, in alphabetical order.

Best Gear to Dress for the Mountain Weather

Your mountain clothing must function in three important ways: keep you warm, dry and looking good — not necessarily in that order

11 Mountain Events This Season

Celebrate winter by getting out in a crowd at one of these great events

6 Fall Mountain Activities That Will Help You Relax

September’s best ways to find Zen in the mountains

5 Fun Mountain Getaways For the Fall

Hike Lake Louise, stargaze in Jasper and learn about Waterton's wildlife


Dwarfed by Banff and Jasper, the Rockies’ smallest national park is also its most stunning

3 Mountain Activities To Try This Summer

If you're on the hunt for new mountain adventures, consider wing suits and foraging

Try Fly-Fishing in the Mountains

If you're planning on catching a bite, plan on getting a little wet.

Glacier Skywalk is Worth the Drive to Jasper

It's all thrill with no danger

Climb Mount Norquay With the Help of the New Via Ferrata

The spectacular view is well worth the effort spent getting to the top

Luxury Camping with oTENTik Cabins

Experience all the fun of tenting with none of the discomfort in Banff National Park

7 Places to Mountain Bike in the Rocky Mountains

Just because there's no snow doesn't mean you should avoid the ski hills. Get out your mountain bike and head to one of these hills

Spring Mountain Activities: Snowshoe and Fondue Tours in Sunshine

Spend the last few snowy days exploring Sunshine on snowshoes, followed by a decadent fondue dinner