A first-time dogsledding adventure for the NOTCOT crew turns out to be the adventure of a lifetime.
Didn’t you know? Hot chocolate tastes better after a rosy-cheek winter walk. See the pink-orange Chinook sunrise light up the morning frost. You’ll get why this place is special.
We are not open for our regular admission season, but in no way does that mean the Park is closed! While we undergo a multi-million dollar enhancement project to better serve our community and visitors, we look forward to providing a multitude of holiday fun, private event bookings, as well as food and entertainment events.
Situated across from the Canmore Helipad, this family-run horse ranch is bordered by a mountain creek and boasts several kilometres of forest trails. Here you’ll find horses, of course, but also a log BBQ gazebo and a donut tent with a huge fireplace in the middle, surrounded by picnic tables. With its rustic charm and convenient location, Canmore Ranch is a destination for weddings, family reunions, staff parties and other large events. In summer, drop by for a traditional horse-drawn carriage or wagon ride through the bush for a taste of the old west; in winter, cuddle-up with loved ones in a horse-drawn sleigh or cutter after the snow has fallen.
Don’t miss the action at Castrol Raceway, Canada’s premiere motorsports complex. Castrol Raceway’s 320 Acre facility is a multi Venue motorsport entertainment complex including a 2.7 km Road Course, 3/8 Mile Clay Oval, 12,000 Sq meter Paddock, and 10-Acre Off-Road Dirt Track. Each Race season hosts a comprehensive schedule of events including Monster Truck Throwdown, Gold Cup Sprint Car Showcase, The Mopar Rocky Mountain Nationals, and Hot August Night, Canada’s largest Jet Car event. A Fun Family Facility boasting a full menu for the whole family and home to an exceptional playground facility to keep the kids entertained. The excitement doesn’t stop in the winter! The Canadian Tire Magic of Lights is 2 km of festive and vibrant LED lighted displays celebrating the joy of the holidays. A “drive-through” experience from the comfort of your own car. At every turn, and in every direction, the magical route is overflowing with spectacular light displays and animations. Open each evening throughout the Holiday Season 5PM-10PM
Marmot Basin in Jasper National Park is the perfect place for your next ski vacation. This package includes overnight accommodation at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, two adult ski-lift tickets for Marmot Basin, daily breakfast and ski shuttle. Min. 2-nt. stay required. Taxes and fees extra.
Explore the winter wonderland of the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy local trails and hidden gems that offer the most amazing winter scenery and wildlife spotting opportunities. This 1.5 hour tour includes hot chocolate and amazing picturesque views!
Combine 3 of Jasper’s most exciting tours and save! Perfect for families and outdoor enthusiasts of all ages, these Icewalk, Dogsledding and Marmot Basin Ski Hill experiences will provide you with memories that will last a lifetime.
Pursuit Adventures offers small group experiences throughout Central Alberta. As an independent, locally owned tour company established in 2010, their goal is to inspire you to play outside and help you experience your adventure so that you can discover the food, people and natural beauty of the region. Whether it’s a winter sightseeing tour exploring the ice bubbles of Abraham Lake, heading out on a day hike away from the crowds or spending an evening snowshoeing under the stars, they’re there to help you find your adventure. Departures on most tours are available from Red Deer, Rocky Mountain House and Nordegg.
Experience the trill of a dog sledding tour in Lake Louise, Banff National Park. This small, personable company offers guided trips in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. Tours range from one and a half hours in length to short 30-minute introductory trips.
Uplift Adventures is a guiding and tour company based in Crowsnest Pass. They specialize is creating outdoor experiences for you to build long-lasting memories and help you connect and discover the great outdoors. They currently adventure in all Canadian Rocky Mountain National Parks and southern Alberta, focusing on Waterton Lakes National Park, Castle Provincial Parks, and Crowsnest Pass. They offer outdoor activities, such as hiking, backpacking and snowshoeing; outdoor courses, such as learn to backpack, navigation, winter survival skills; and outdoor gear rental, such as tents, backpacks, snowshoes, and more. Their team is built of individuals that share their passion for the outdoors, education and conservation. All of their guides are highly educated, knowledgeable, trained, and accredited to ensure you are safe and have the best possible experience in the Canadian Rockies.
Join Uplift Adventures on the trails around Crowsnest Pass for a guided snowshoe walk. You will meet up at the trailhead (to be announced the week of your trip) and snowshoe in the beautiful, snowy mountains. The location will depend on conditions, and the location will change monthly.
Join Uplift Adventures on the trails around Waterton National Park for a guided snowshoe. You will meet up at the trailhead (to be announced the week of your trip) and snowshoe in the beautiful, snowy mountains. The location will depend on conditions, and the location will change monthly.
Get your fill of nighttime skiing action with a race series that puts an emphasis on fun! No racing experience needed, you just have to be willing to have a good time! Kick-off the evening by racing under the stars, then enjoy great food and drinks with old (and new) friends up in the Lone Pine Pub.