Get your skis or snowboards ready and your smiles on for an adventurous fun-filled day at Alberta's popular family friendly ski resort. The Pass Powderkeg ski area boasts challenging terrain, affordable rates, equipment rentals, ski school, and a full service lodge. Pass Powderkeg quickly becoming Alberta's Family Ski Area.
A true hidden gem nestled on the edge of the Rockies. A Full service Golf Course with a small town charm. Everyone is welcome!
The Chiniki Cultural Centre is where culture meets cuisine for experience. The heart of the Chiniki Cultural Centre are the exhibits. Drawing on the images of the First Nations and supported by the collections of other museums, this unique presentation of the Chiniki culture is a must-see. Complimented with artifacts of the Nation members, this tasteful offering addresses the breadth of Chiniki history. Well researched and properly displayed, guests will feel a connection to the richness of the culture. The Chiniki Nation is part of the Stoney Nakoda alliance and under the leadership of Chief John Chiniquay, one of the original signatories of Treaty 7. Located in the immediate foothills of the majestic Rocky Mountains, the centre presents panoramic views while still enjoying proximity to the Trans Canada Highway in Morley. The centre is open year round and admission is modestly priced. Elders and Guides will be glad to answer your questions and point out some of the more interesting elements in the exhibits.
The Crossing resort is located at about the halfway point between Banff and Jasper on the spectacular Icefields Parkway. Choose from newly refurbished rooms with a king or two queen beds. The property also features three restaurants and is a great place to stop for coffee or lunch and to fill-up on gas.
Stay and play in the haunting landscape of Crowsnest Pass where rolling prairies meet the southern edge of the Canadian Rockies. This year-round resort has ranch house rooms and cabins.
Premier mountain accommodation in the Crowsnest Pass.
Each season, Nakiska makes upgrades and improvements to the snowmaking system to ensure it’s the most cutting edge it can be. Nakiska Ski Area is where to go for guaranteed snow. Package includes accommodation at Copperstone Resort Hotel and 2 adult lift tickets redeemable at Nakiska, Calgary's closest mountain.
To make your next weekend away one for the history books, why not grab your friends and take in some history? A lot of history. Book your weekend at one of our participating Pincher Creek hotels and get ready to take in all the surrounding area offers....
Allow your First Nation's experience to come alive. Sit and talk with an Elder, hear their perspectives and learn from their wise counsel. Witness the talent and beauty of native dancing, drumming and singing in a traditional setting. Performance exhibitions happen regularly at the Centre by the artistic talent and craftsmanship of First Nation artisans. Watch the artists work, talk to them as they create, and learn how they have embraced the creativity of their ancestors. Explore the beauty of the land with guided nature walks. The residents share land with deer, moose, bears and an assortment of wildlife. They live in peace with them all and would welcome showing you how the earth has sustained us with her bounty and her beauty. Each admission includes access to the Cultural Centre exhibit package as part of your experience. The weather and seasons can impact availability, but is open year-round.
The Trail Riders of the Canadian Rockies is a non-profit organization celebrating 94 years of taking people from all over the world into the back country of Canada's majestic mountain National Parks. Their four, five and six-day rides include spectacular scenery, sure-footed mountain horses, great food, comfortable tent and teepee accommodations, hot showers, professional guides and live entertainment. Previous riders have said that it will be, the best vacation of your life. Join us in Waterton Lakes National Park, a world UNESCO site. All inclusive; for beginners and advanced riders. Many guests return year after year.
Experience authentic dog sledding and skijoring Adventures in the Canadian Rockies. We are a small family-operated sled dog touring kennel offering tours on trails within Kananaskis Country just outside Banff National Park during the winters and fun family-oriented Sled dog kennel adventures during the summers. Our trips range from 1.5 hours to multiple days upon request. We believe in providing an authentic dog sledding experience with small group sizes where you get to see and feel what mushing is really like.
We invite you to step into a wildflower wonderland, a veritable bouquet of wildflowers in the wildflower capital of Canada. The spectacular setting of Waterton Lakes National Park is home to more than 1,000 vascular plant species including half of all wildflower species found in Alberta. Of those, 175 species are listed as rare in Alberta and 20 are only found in Waterton. From beargrass to orchids, pink meadowsweet, and glacier lilies, learn to identify the different species, see wildflowers from horseback, indulge in an afternoon tea with local experts, and learn about wildflower photography and painting. The possibilities and mediums are endless when learning about Waterton wildflowers during the 13th annual Waterton Wildflower Festival. Join us for guided walks, hikes, workshops and presentations. Come celebrate the first day of summer in a World Heritage Site.This festival, a program of the Waterton Park Community Association, features many workshops on photography and art, guided walks on plant identification and park ecosystems, family programs, lunchtime and evening photographic presentations and local entertainment.