Sometimes you want the kind of Rocky Mountain experience that requires a bit of forethought — whether it’s getting a reservation, getting the right gear, or getting yourself in shape first. See what we’re excited about, then get set and go start planning your own amazing adventure in the mountains.

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How to Celebrate the Summer Solstice in the Mountains

Canmore-based hiking guide and naturalist Ronna Schneberger's tips for how to spend the longest day of the year on Thursday, June 21, 2018.

Why You Should Consider Trying an Electric Mountain Bike

You can rent one at Calgary's Bow Cycle for around $95 a day.

Rent an RV Trailer Through Calgary-Based Wheel Estate

Think of Wheel Estate as an Airbnb-style service for travel trailers and RVs.

Try Lift-Accessed Mountain Camping at Fernie Alpine Resort

Skip the hiking by riding the resort's Timber Chairlift to a mountain campsite.

What to Pack For an Alpine Hut

The Alpine Club of Canada operates more than 25 backcountry huts. If you book one, don't forget your booking confirmation, sleeping bag, water purifier and more.

5 Amazing Mountain Races to Try

These mountain races feature everything from cycling to running to skiing.

6 Mountain Golf Courses to Play This Year

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

3 Awesome Pieces of Investment Camping Gear

Splurge on this portable propane fire pit, grizzly-resistant cooler and roof-top tent.

The Restored Kananaskis Country Golf Course Re-Opens in Spring 2018

The restoration has allowed for overall improvements to the courses such as an updated course design and an expanded sundeck at the clubhouse.

Plan a Foodie Getaway to Island Lake Lodge

You may want to time your visit with the second annual Untamed Kootenays Culinary Weekend, happening this year from June 8 to 10, 2018.

What You Should Know Before Competing in a Mountain Race

Majestic settings and fresh air await at a mountain race, but you may also encounter challenges like changing weather conditions.