Premier site 1988 Olympic Winter Games. Skiing and snowboarding, public bobsleigh. Summer downhill mountain biking, zipline, summer bobsleigh, children's activity centre.
Skyline Luge at Canada Olympic Park on the outskirts of Calgary is a unique wheeled gravity ride that provides the rider full control over their descent on a purpose-built track. The braking and steering system controls speed and direction - it's easy to learn and is suitable for people of all ages and abilities. With more than 50 twists and turns, covering a distance of over 1,800 m (5,900 ft) on a continuous downhill trajectory, the Skyline Luge is the longest in the world and is certain to get your heart racing. Terrific city views.
Pass Powderkeg...your year round mountain playground! Whether you are an avid outdoor enthusiast or someone just wanting to spend more time in nature, the Crowsnest Pass has something for everyone. Located in beautiful SW Alberta, Pass Powderkeg has everything you need for your first, or next, mountain adventure. Summertime offers guided hiking, electric biking and many special events to take in. Our hill has over 17km of well marked mountain bike/hiking trails with some incredible mountain vistas to experience along the way. Once the snow starts to fall, Pass Powderkeg transforms into one of the most accessible ski hills in Alberta and the most affordable in the Canadian Rockies ($199 Adult/$99 Youth/$99 Senior/$25 Child season pass...WOW!) with terrain to satisfy everyone from the never ever newcomers to the most experienced skiers. Uncrowded, Unspoiled and Even Better at Night. Come Surprise Yourself at Pass Powderkeg!
Alberta 66 Mountain Biking offers a variety of guided rides and instruction in the Bragg Creek and Kananaskis areas near Calgary, Alberta. Come ride the "best of" the local trails, or sign up for a coaching session with a PMBIA certified instructor. Single or multi-day itineraries are available, and all levels of rider from beginner to expert riders can be accomodated. Commercially certified shuttle vehicle is available to drive guests and bikes from Calgary to the trail and back. Rental bikes can be arranged.
Mountain Madness tours runs supported cycling tours between Jasper and Banff. A well designed van and trailer will carry all your luggage, set up rest stops, organize your accommodations, provide transfers for you and your bike, supply bike rentals if required and be just around the corner if you need some support along the way.
YYCMTB helps you mountain bike better! Beginner to advanced, YYCMTB offers bike skills coaching for all riders plus guided rides all around the Calgary region. Sign up for our 2018 programs now! #YYCMTB Ride the trails of Calgary, Kananaskis, Bragg Creek and Canmore.
The ITU World Triathlon Series will once again be returning to Edmonton in 2018, welcoming everyone from Elite athletes to first-time participants. With a number of competitions to suit all levels of athletes. WTS Edmonton offers a welcoming environment and the chance to race the same course as Olympic and World Champions.
Dinosaur Valley Half Marathon is an annual three event foot race held in Drumheller Alberta each September. The event comprises of 21.1K, 10K and 5K distances. The 21.1 and 10K courses are Athletics Canada Certified. The shortest course is dubbed the 5K family fun run and intended to be such. Segments of each course run along the scenic Red Deer river. Those that compete in the 21.1 will experience the Drumheller Badlands up close. Races and awards culminate before noon leaving ample time to continue exploring the valley.
Mountain bikers from across the country will compete for the XCO Canadian Championship title. The race weekend will feature mountain bike races for all ages and riders including; a 3 stage enduro race, the XCO Championship event, an Alberta Cup, the XCO Championship relay, and a Trailblazers youth race. Come join the fun and excitement as riders challenge themselves and their abilities in the beautiful Canadian Rockies.