It's hot time, it's summer in the city. If you're fighting the heat without a/c here's 9 ways to try cooling a home without air conditioning. Perfect timing.
Why isn't there a horse racing track in Calgary? There used to be one. For 120 years they ran in Calgary, until 2008 when it all stopped. They'll be back in 2015, but one has to wonder how they ever let the ponies get away.
From mashed potatoes to the zipper, the Caesar to 5 pin bowling, here's a list of things you didn't know were invented by Canadians.
The Tunnel Mountain hike from the heart of Banff is a quick and stiff climb up Tunnel Mountain. Affording views of the entire Bow Valley, it's a great one for kids to try. We camped at Tunnel Mountain Campground and took a trip to the top before taking a dip at the Upper Banff Hot Springs. CLICK THE PHOTO TO SEE THE STORY
Tunnel Mountain Campground in Banff National Park just might be my favorite quick camping getaway from Calgary. Just 75 minutes out of town, it's a perfect home place to explore Banff, and the hikes, trails, and excursions in the area. CLICK THE IMAGE TO READ THE POST.
My latest tee time took me out for a walk on time at the Valley 9 at Shaganappi Point golf course. It's the perfect place for a quick, easy midweek round.
There is a wonderful intermittent lake in Nose Hill Park in Calgary. Will it be there when you show up? Well, that depends when you go and hike up to the park.