Welcome to PPK, the perfect place for families to ski and ride! Uncrowded & Unspoiled, Pass Powderkeg is a delightful throwback to when a family ski day was all about big smiles and exploring, not upsells and lift lines. Pass Powderkeg is a favorite for experienced skiers who want their kids to learn in a safe, friendly environment. Their mountain is configured around two T-Bars with the connection at mid mountain, where their historic day lodge is located, so parents and children can ski at their own level without getting lost. There is parking right at the mid-mountain lodge, easy-access lifts, and ski terrain that supports skill progression from beginner to intermediate and on to advanced.They also have Night Skiing & Snowboarding! Pure Magic. Come join their Ski/Snowboard community this winter. They'd love to have you.
The best kept shopping secret in Southern Alberta! Tamarack Outdoor Outlet has been helping people in Southern Alberta 'get outside' for more than 20 years! Come check out their huge selection and awesome prices. Patagonia, Columbia, The North Face, Icebreaker, Merrell, and many more. Apparel, footwear and gear for the whole family....open 7 days a week!
Look down. Way down. The Beaver River Trestle, at one kilometer long and 60 metres high, is a highlight of the Iron Horse Trail. It is accessible from Cold Lake via three km of the multi-use Trail. Or you can drive to the west end by turning north off Highway 28 at the Y Road and parking at the trail access point. The 300 km Iron Horse Trail connects many of the area’s natural gems and tourist attractions. ATVers use the Iron Horse Trail to access countless kilometres of backcountry trails and cutlines that weave through the region’s rugged terrain.
Fat Bike rates start at $20/hr, or a maximum of $65 for a full day rental, and include the rental of a helmet. All bike rentals are first come first serve and require a credit card security deposit and valid piece of government identification.
Head out on a fat bike with 4.5″ wide tires, to visit a frozen waterfall. Experience a new way to play in the winter, silly smiles guaranteed! This tour requires biking experience but you don’t need to be an expert. This is the perfect introduction to winter's newest sport.
Rocky Mountain bike rates are very reasonable starting at $13/hr, $25/2hrs, or a $60 maximum for the day rental. All bike rentals are first come, first served and require a credit card security deposit and valid piece of government identification.
Backroads leads a number of biking, hiking and multi-adventure tours based around Banff and surrounding areas. We've been in business since 1979 and guest satisfaction is our #1 priority.
What if there was an outdoor adventure tailor-made just for you? Yervana is an outdoor adventure platform designed to connect people who want to explore with knowledgeable locals who can lead them on personalized adventures. Spend less time on your phone, and more time in the great outdoors by using Yervana! Yervana is about real people sharing their passion for the outdoors, creating once in a lifetime memories. Skip the tourist traps and guidebooks, with the help of our community of Locals, you’ll see more than just the sights. Whether your idea of paradise is skiing the best powder, canoeing in the clearest waters, or unearthing hidden hiking trails, Yervana can find your next adventure, so you can start living it. Use the Yervana iOS app or website to search, discover, and book unique, personalized outdoor adventures start to finish. Whether you’re looking to discover new places in your own backyard, or visiting for the first time, there’s a Yervana experience for you! Dive into our growing list of Adventures and discover your nirvana. We’re here for the wild at heart.
Kananaskis Outfitters is the leading tour operator and sports equipment rental facility in beautiful Kananaskis. We offer a wide variety of services for families and groups, including Voyageur canoe experiences, introduction to hiking trips, SUP lessons, snowshoe fondue tours, Nordic ski lessons, stargazing experiences, and so much more. We have a year-round on-site rental shop in the Kananaskis Village, and a seasonal rental shop located at Barrier Lake. Rental items include: mountain bikes, canoes, kayaks, stand up paddleboards, snowshoes, cross country skis and ice skates.