Best of the Mountains 2023
The best places to eat, stay and play in the mountains near Calgary
Photo by Chris Landry
One of the major things that makes Calgary such a great city to live in is its proximity to the mountains. Breathtaking views, ski and snowboard hills, alpine resorts and more are just a short drive away in Alberta and B.C.
In Avenue’s first Best of the Mountains ballot, we asked readers to nominate and vote for their favourite places to eat, stay and play in the mountains near Calgary. The results showcase delicious restaurants and cafés, cozy accommodations, fun places to hit the slopes, must-visit attractions and cool retail stores.
Whether you’re getting away for the day, a weekend or an extended vacation, these winners and runners-up are sure to help make your next mountain visit even sweeter.