Welcome to the best seat in Banff National Park – and possibly the whole of Canada. More than just a chairlift ride, Norquay's famous Sightseeing Chairlift is a gateway to an unforgettable, 10 minute open-air journey into the sky. Discover legendary, panoramic views above the clouds. Wilderness teaming with life and natural splendour. Endless, postcard-perfect scenery stretching across the horizon. Soar to nearly 7,000ft elevation, accessing the historic Cliffhouse Bistro and get ready to be “wowed”.Sitting at an elevation of 6900 ft., and accessed by riding the Norquay Sightseeing Chairlift, the Cliffhouse Bistro has been a social meeting spot since it opened in the 1950s – bringing the high to High Tea in Banff. Zip up your coziest layers and visit Norquay for a memorable day of sightseeing, dining and exploring. Here you’ll discover cozy mountain meals, endless photo opportunities, and top-of-the-world views that need to be seen to be believed.
Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned skier or snowboarder, Kinosoo Ridge is for you. At the Learn To Ski Park, there is a Magic Carpet to whisk you to the top of the hill, while there are four lifts, including a quick quad chair, to take you to the top of the trees to the rest of the 42 acres of skiable terrain. Snowboarders and skiers can sail to new heights at one of the resort’s three terrain parks, and grab a soft landing at Northern Alberta’s only Bag Jump. Don't ski? Take a slide down our Tube Park.
The largest exhibition facility north of Edmonton, this facility outside Grande Prairie hosts a variety of exhibitions and events and has an onsite casino and live horseracing.
With a variety of presenters, activities and sessions to attend, Christmas in November at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is the most anticipated event of the year. Join hosts along with celebrity chefs and presenters for an occasion like no other. Price is per person for 3 nights. Restrictions apply.
Big E Tours offers Edmonton and area tours. Two Edmonton city tours run on a scheduled year round service starting from Churchill Square in downtown Edmonton. There are seasonal tours ranging from Elk Island National Park and Ukrainian Village, Fort Heritage Precinct, Christmas lights tours, food tours, running retreats and others. We also organize school tours following the Alberta curriculum. Big E Tours can with advance notice and availability of staff offer guides to groups of our offerings and more personalized tours.
Find your adventure in Central Alberta, from the badlands to the incredible ice bubbles of Abraham Lake. Head out for an evening snowshoe adventure in Red Deer, paired with local craft beer and local food, explore David Thompson Country on a guided hike or ride the ski bus to the mountains. Join a small group tour on your own or with a few friends, book a private tour or let us plan you own custom group adventure.
Celebrate 20 years with Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding!Established in 1998 Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding offers authentic, high quality dogsled adventures to winter enthusiasts of all ages and physicality visiting Jasper National Park and the Canadian Rockies.Try our Platinum Anniversary “Moonshiners of Whiskey Creek Tour.” Mush 18kms aboard our 2-3 person sleds (drive your own team option) pulled by 6-8 Friendly and Enthusiastic Alaskan Huskies!Marvel at massive snow laden timbers and frozen waterfalls, as you follow along side an icy river.Take a break trail side and enjoy a warm campfire cooked lunch, where you will have time to fuss over your new found furry friends.Check it off your Bucket List! I guarantee you will not be able to wipe the smile off your face!
Join us in our grand celebration of the 30th anniversary of Christmas In November!For the past 29 years, Christmas in November has been the most anticipated event of the year at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. With a variety of presenters, activities and sessions to attend, this event has surely been one to remember. Join our hosts along with a lineup of celebrity chefs and presenters for an occasion like no other.