Sitting on the first tee at Brewsters Golf Kananaskis Ranch, with Mount Yamnuska towering in the distance, you can’t help but pause your swing and take the scenery in.
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Rocky Mountain Hikes: Mist Mountain Hot Springs
Here’s how to find the Mist Mountain Hot Spring on the Highwood Pass! Mist Mountain is a popular hike in Kananaskis Country not just for its challenging summit, but because about halfway up, you can take a detour to the Mist Mountain Hot Spring – a random, warm water hot spring big enough for 2 or 3 people at a time.
Rocky Mountain Hikes: Ha Ling and Miners Peak in Canmore
What you need to know about Ha Ling Peak, a very popular Rocky Mountain hike in Canmore and near Calgary. It’s a short, steep climb with a redesigned trail to make it easier to get to the top and see fabulous views.
Rocky Mountain Hikes: Barrier Lake Fire Lookout, Yates Mountain, Jewell Pass on The Prairie View Trail
The Jewell Pass via Prairie View Trail, and Barrier Lake Fire Lookout hike has all sorts of rewards for your efforts. You can hit 3 different summit points, there’s a waterfall, cooling creeks, and a wide-open lakeshore to explore dotted with forests and meadows.
Rocky Mountains Hiking In Alberta: Canyon Creek Ice Cave
The Canyon Creek Ice Cave Trail in Kananaskis Country, Alberta is a unique adventure in the Rocky Mountains. It’s got fossil hunting, mountain biking, scrambling, and spelunking!
Tee Time #8: Kananaskis Country Golf Course 2.0
Kananaskis Country Golf Course #1 Lorette Dr, Kananaskis, Alberta |1-877-591-2525 Green fees: $68 – $125 In 2013 Alberta was devastated by riotous floods coming off the Rocky Mountains. The perfect combination of a high snowpack and…
7 Places To Visit In Alberta To Find The Ultimate Canadian Summer Adventure
Here are 7 places near Calgary where you can chase the Ultimate Canadian Summer adventure. From mountains to beaches, it’s all right here.
An Afternoon Snowshoeing At The Canmore Nordic Centre
We took a winter break to go snowshoeing at the Canmore Nordic Centre and a nice relaxing trek through the woods while the nordic centre buzzed with skiers, sliders, and cyclists.
K Country Daytrip: Allen Bill Pond / Elbow Falls Before And After #YYCFlood
K Country has changed since the #YYCFlood of 2013. Allen Bill Pond, one of the cutest fishing spots is no more. A popular picnic spot at Elbow Falls has been destroyed. Here are some before and after pics of the devastation in K Country.
K Country Mountain Bike Trails For Kids: Troll Falls and Hay Meadow
The best hike for kids in K Country is Troll Falls. It’s an easy 3k walk with everything kids could ask for. It’s also an easy starter mountain bike trail
Larch Valley And 8 Other Hikes To See Fall Larches In The Rockies
When is the best time to hike Larch Valley? In the fall, when the leaves are flaming yellow. Everyone knows this so go during the week, or early on the weekends. I left home at 630 and was rewarded with a fiery mountain meadow. Here’s some pictures, and 8 other hikes to avoid the crowds during larch season in the Rockies.
Troll Falls Is The Best Hike For Kids Near Calgary
[twitter]Troll Falls – Kananaskis Country Trail Length: 3.2 km return / approx 90 minutes Elevation Gain: 40m Age Appropriate: this hike is stroller friendly making it great for all ages It doesn’t matter the season,…
Calgary Daytrips: A Morning in K-Country
[twitter]When it comes to lacing up the shoes and heading for a bit of outdoorsy activities, people in Calgary make a bee line for K-Country. Kananaskis Country is more than 4 200 square kilometers of…