The Rimrock Resort Hotel is a Four Diamond property located in the heart of Banff National Park. Just a short drive from downtown Banff and within walking distance of the Banff Upper Hot Springs, the Rimrock offers elegant guestrooms, fine dining restaurants, a luxury spa and spectacular views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
The Norland Bed and Breakfast provides the finest in luxury accommodations. Private gardens surround the estate, adjacent to the Gaol lake.The Norland has expanded to include a new ballroom, with 80' of floor to ceiling windows with views to the garden for retreats, conferences, wedding receptions, and personal celebrations. The Norland boasts seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms. All rooms have queen beds, TV and wireless internet, and most have a private phone, DVD or VCR player. Three rooms have ensuites, equipped with heated granite or tile floors, jetted or claw foot tubs. Two studio suites, feature kitchens and private laundry facilities.
Rocky Mountain Escape offers private, secluded log cabin accommodation and a variety of year-round, nature-oriented activities. Nestled amongst the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies, adjacent to Jasper National Park and vast, undeveloped Willmore Wilderness, we cater to visitors looking for a quiet, scenic, non-touristy mountain experience.
Treat yourself to the comfort and convenience of “The Suite Life” at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Relax and indulge as your dedicated Suite Concierge ensures your every need is met. This includes arranging dining reservations, activities, transportation and any other special touches you require.
Discover Bighorn Country, a different side of the Rocky mountains with Aurum Lodge. This package includes 4 nights accommodation in an upgraded suite, all meals, 2 tickets to the Athabasca Glacier and 2 tickets to the Brazeau Colliery mine.
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Experience the thrill of wild west in the Canadian Rockies. Banff Trail Riders offers a host of exciting horseback excursions for all ages and abilities. Saddle up for a scenic trail ride along the Bow River. Dig in to a delicious barbeque lunch at an authentic cowboy cookout. Hit the trails for an overnight horseback adventure and sleep in a backcountry lodge. Or, take a horse drawn sleigh ride through a magical winter wonderland.
Since the early 1900s the Brewster family has shared their love of the breathtaking Canadian Rockies with visitors from around the world. As the oldest outfitting company in Alberta, Brewster Adventures offers a unique and knowledgeable perspective on Banff National Park. Embark on a backcountry adventure and ride the historic Horse Drive trail to the Brewster Company Ranch. Attend a famous Western BBQ and Barn Dance. Or, admire the spectacular scenery on a trail ride, or winter sleigh ride in Lake Louise.
In 1965, founder Hans Gmoser invented heli-skiing and staked out an exclusive 3-million acre reserve of pristine wilderness. Serviced by 11 lodges in the winter, the powder-obsessed can challenge some of the best mountains in the world. Multi-day trips include powder intros, family weeks, heli-assisted ski touring and private outings. In the summer, 2 lodges allow alpine addicts to commune with the mountains. Offering everything from glacier treks to photography workshops, the majestic peaks of Western Canada are the backdrop to getaways that are equal parts inspiration, relaxation, and exhilaration. Oh, and did we mention, travel by helicopter?
The Blueberry Bluegrass and Country Music Festival, located in Stony Plain Alberta, just west of Edmonton, is one of Western Canada's largest festivals. Some of the biggest names in country and bluegrass have graced this festivals stage. Such as: Marty Stuart, Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Del McCoury, Bill Monroe, Jimmy Martin, Claire Lynch and many others including some fine local talent.
The Town of Hanna and Hanna F.C.S.S. through the "Let's Celebrate" grant, organise a big party for families on July 1 which includes games and activities, food and beverages, and great entertainment. The day is wrapped up with a spectacular fireworks display. Be sure to check out the Town of Hanna website for the complete schedule of events. The best part is that the day is FREE!
John Luther Adams returns to Banff Centre, reprising his historic visit in 2009 at which his Inuksuit was premiered. We celebrate his great percussion pieces, themselves indebted to the natural world, in a performance on the grounds of Banff. A younger generation is represented by Canadian’s Vivian Fung and Michael Oesterle, along with young Icelandic superstar Anna Thorvaldsdottir.Performance will begin on the lawn in front of Music and Sound Building on the lawn at 7 P.M. and then continue in Rolston Recital Hall at 8:30 P.M, featuring faculty and participants from the Piano-Composer Collaborative and Roots and Rhizomes programs.