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Best Things To Do Around Banff National Park

70 Reasons to Stay at the Banff Springs Hotel

There are so many amazing reasons to stay at the Banff Springs Hotel. Besides being the most famous hotel in Banff National Park, this monumental castle hotel in the Canadian Rocky Mountains has a nearly endless list of amenities to offer guests.

Sundance Trail to Sundance Canyon in Banff

As locals to the Bow Valley, we often shy away from doing the touristy things. I expect this is true for anyone who lives in a place as popular as Banff National Park. Yet, each time we have been on the Sundance Trail to the Sundance Canyon hike in Banff, we are pleasantly surprised.

Bankhead Ghost Town

A visit to the Bankhead ghost town in Banff National Park is a unique opportunity to take an easy walk through a fascinating piece of Alberta history. In its heyday in the early 1900’s, Bankhead, Alberta was a thriving town of nearly 1,000 citizens built next to the operations site of an anthracite coal mine.

9 Best Banff Picnic Areas

There’s no better place for a picnic than surrounded by incredible mountain scenery or next to a stunning blue mountain lake. Banff National Park has some of the most scenic picnic spots that are perfect for a warm summer day. Summer in Banff is the ideal time to gather some great food, friends and plan a day at one of these best Banff picnic areas.

Best Canmore Takeout Food

From fine dining to food trucks, there are so many excellent places to eat in Canmore. While it’s always an enjoyable experience to dine-in at some of Canmore’s best restaurants, sometimes we just want great takeout food.

13 Easy Kananaskis Hikes You’ll Love

Kananaskis Country has long been one of our favorite places to go for hiking. It’s a place where you can find hikes to satisfy all levels of fitness without having to look very hard. In this list of easy Kananaskis hikes you’ll find some of our favorites.