Quietly nestled at the forest edge, we welcome you to our corner of Jasper, a peaceful tree-filled oasis within walking distance of downtown shops and restaurants. Our cozy heritage cabins, spacious suites, healthy breakfast buffet, solarium whirlpool and sauna assure rest and rejuvenation. Roomy modern suites offer plenty of space for a family gathering while our smaller Forest Cottages provide a unique, cozy alternative for a night or two in the mountains.
Distinct from the majority of Banff hotels Buffalo Mountain Lodge is situated on Tunnel Mountain – formerly called “Sleeping Buffalo” by native peoples living in the region. Our main lodge complements its natural setting with square timber post and beam construction and high open ceilings. Our decor pays tribute to old-world.
Explore an epic trail in Jasper National Park on a guided hiking tour. Take in magnificent views, summit a mountain, see wildlife and smell the wildflowers. Choose from several adventures. From $99 per person.
Sunshine’s historical snowshoe tour provides a unique Rocky Mountain experience through untouched powder deep into Sunshine Meadows a location renowned for beauty and immense Rocky Mountain surroundings. The experience culminates indoors at the Sunshine Mountain Lodge’s Chimney Corner Lounge and Wine Bar with a traditional Swiss-style cheese fondue.
With an emphasis on small personalized group sizes, this daily one-way sightseeing excursion includes all the famous stops between Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff. Picnic lunch and admission to Glacier Adventure and Glacier Skywalk also included. This tour is also offered in the reverse direction.
Cameron Bird has grown up with a passion for the outdoors. Whether it was a family camping trip to the west coast of British Columbia, a hunting excursion deep into the backwoods of the northern interior or time spent exploring northern Ontario on his grandparents' farm, Cameron developed a love for nature and its surroundings at an early age. This is our inaugural solo exhibition for Cameron Bird – we are honored to present his oil paintings to our collectors and friends.Exhibition runs March 22nd - April 5th. Artist's reception March 25th from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Held annually on the Sunday of the Labour Day weekend our Highland Games include a highland dance competition piping and drumming competition heavy sports contest sheep dog demonstrations massed bands clan tents Celtic wares traditional food nonstop entertainment complete with the Big Rock Beer Gardent and an evening Ceilidh.
Smith Geocaching is Alberta’s First Official Geocaching Tour. Near the Hamlet of Smith and surrounding area there is a variety of geocache locations, ready to be found. From easy to find park-and-grab caches to those that require hiking there is something for everyone. Some are even located along multi-use trails for a day trip. Each year on the May Long Weekend Smith Geocaching holds their Annual Spring Into Summer Event. The Tour is currently being upgraded to incorporate unique and interesting caches.