Here’s a look at where you can stay with your family in Banff for a Christmas weekend, what you can do to celebrate the holidays, and some of the best places to eat.
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What To Expect At Nightrise in Banff on Sulphur Mountain
Here is a peek into what Nightrise looks like at the top of Sulphur Mountain in Banff this winter:
Blue Monday In The Sunshine
Getting up at 4 in the morning for work has its advantages. I need to remind myself of this each night when, at around 6:45, I start to get cranky and tired. Getting up at…
Stargazing At The Summit Of The Rockies
Taking the Banff Gondola to the summit of the Rockies gives you more than just the best view down, you have the chance for stargazing and astrophotography!
Christmas at the Top Of Sulphur Mountain in Banff
If you want to celebrate Christmas in Banff, look up .. look waaaay up. Santa is at the top of Sulphur Mountain, here’s what’s going on:
More Than 25 Places To Stop Between Calgary And Vancouver
You don’t need to drive from Calgary to Vancouver as fast as you can. It’s more enjoyable if you take your time and stop at all the things. Check these out!
Mount Norquay Is The Perfect Place For Families To Ski
Mount Norquay, across from the village of Banff, is the perfect family ski resort. They have a variety of lessons, activities, and terrain for everyone.
Tee Time #6: Banff Springs Golf Course
Playing golf at the Banff Springs Golf Course is something locals and tourists need to experience. It’s one of the most scenic courses in the world!
Is Moraine Lake Still Frozen?
Yes, Moraine Lake is frozen. So is Lake Louise. So is Peyto Lake. Spring lingers longer at the higher elevations of the Canadian Rockies.
The Secret Trail To The Upper Falls at Johnston Canyon
The Johnston Canyon hike is the most popular in the rockies, but if you want the best view you need to find the secret trail to the upper falls at Johnston Canyon.
Why You Can’t Go Swimming At The Cave And Basin National Historic Site
If you want to go hot springs swimming in the mountain parks of Canada, there are many places to dip. You can’t however, go swimming at the cave and basin – the spot that started it all.
23 Must See Sights When Visiting Calgary And The Rocky Mountains
There are hundreds of things to do with visiting Calgary. Here’s 23 top ideas to see and have an epic adventure in Calgary and the nearby Rocky Mountains.
Extending Winter With The Longest Ski Season In Canada at Sunshine Village
Even when it’s warm in Calgary, there is snow at Sunshine Village. We took a chance at extending winter for a weekend escape to ski with the whole family.
Banff Eats: The Maple Leaf Grill Is Not A Family Restaurant
If you’re looking for family restaurants in Banff, don’t choose the Maple Leaf Grill. If you want elegant Canadiana, it’s fine. Family fare? No. Not here.
And Then, I Fell In Love With Skiing Again
I went skiing for the first time in nearly 20 yrs and immediately fell in love with the sport again. The easy turns at Mount Norquay brought smiles to my face and by the end of the day I was hunting for recycled gear on Kjiji.
Winter Weekend Itinerary In Banff For Families
A photo posted by dadcamp (@dadcampgram) on Jan 29, 2015 at 10:08am PST The Rocky Mountains are synonymous with Canada and while they are just a sliver in the vast Canadian landscape, they offer a…