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Should You Visit the Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary in Cochrane?

The Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary, home to more than 35 wonderous wolfdogs, sits in the foothills of the Canadian Rocky Mountains in Cochrane and is just a quick drive from Banff National Park. This sanctuary allows you to learn about and observe these beautiful wolfdogs and even interact with them by sharing treats and pats. The …

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The BEST Banff Breweries to Have a Drink

Are you visiting the Canadian Rockies and on the hunt for a fantastic Banff brewery? If so, you’re in luck – the Canadian Rockies are home to some of the best craft breweries in Canada. No matter which mountain town your itinerary takes you to, a stellar brewery will be nearby.  Offering locally brewed beer, tasty eats, and mountain views, what …

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Banff Open Top Tours REVIEW

Open Top Touring is an experience new to Banff that transports visitors back in time, exploring the town in a vintage-style 1930s automobile. This is the most unique way to see Banff while learning about its rich history. An Open Top Tour is the perfect way to begin your Banff vacation and one of the …

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Dog Sledding in Canmore

All You NEED To Know About Dog Sledding in Canmore

When thinking of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, the main things that come to mind are towering mountains, turquoise lakes, majestic wildlife, and many adventures. After having the pleasure of visiting Howling Dog Tours, a new experience has taken over my central view of the Rocky Mountains in the winter, and that is dog sledding in Canmore! Dog Sledding in Canmore with Howling Dog Tours is a Canadian Rockies …

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Nakiska Ski Resort

Nakiska Ski Resort: 11 Things To Know BEFORE You Ski (Kananaskis)

Nakiska Ski Resort is a family-friendly ski hill with 413 hectares of skiable terrain, located in the beautiful Kananaskis Country. With a rich history, a convenient location, and terrain for everyone to enjoy, this is the perfect ski resort for beginners to try out skiing, or for families to spend a day shredding together in the Canadian Rockies. If it’s your first …

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Where to Stay on the Bow Valley Parkway

What’s It Like to Stay at Baker Creek Mountain Resort? (Full Review)

Even after some time spent living in the Bow Valley, Baker Creek Mountain Resort (now called Baker Creek By Basecamp) reignited that ‘awe & wonder’ feeling in me that the mountains give their first-time visitors. This magical resort brought me back to everything the Rocky Mountains are: beauty, relaxation, adventure, nature, and comfort. Whether you are visiting the Rocky Mountains for the first time or know the area like the back of …

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How to Hike the STUNNING Iceline Trail in Yoho

The Iceline trail hike in Yoho National Park of British Columbia is just over an hour’s drive from Banff National Park and 45 minutes from Golden. This unique hike is home to majestic waterfalls, endless glaciers, and many alpine lakes! It’s easily one of the best hikes in Yoho and makes for a rewarding day out. The Iceline Trail makes for an exciting day trip or a great front-country or backcountry camping destination. With plenty …

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Hiking the Kain Hut Trail to Applebee Campground in Bugaboo Provincial Park

Ultimate Hike Guide to Bugaboo Provincial Park

The incredible Applebee Dome Campground is located in Bugaboo Provincial Park in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia. This backcountry camping destination is accessed using the Conrad Kain Hut Trail and is home to the Bugaboo Glacier, alpine lakes, and unmatched views. Thanks to the stunning granite spires that tower over this campground, the Applebee Dome is on every rock climber’s bucket list. If …

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