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Canadian Rockies

Nuts for Tourism: Q&A with the Banff Squirrel on Twitter and Visiting Banff/Lake Louise in the Canadian Rockies

Pam Stucky | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel
Pam Stucky

As a fan of both Banff Squirrel and the Banff/Lake Louise area, I contacted the Squirrel to see if he'd be willing to take time out of his busy schedule (winter is coming, you know, and there are nuts to be hoarded) to do a Q&A with me. Much to my delight, he agreed.

14 Ski Resort Events Delivering Holiday Cheer This Season

Liftopia | Posted 02.11.2015 | Travel

'Tis the season for skiing powder! Oh, and the holidays are upon us as well. I'd rather bury my head in the snow than deal with shopping and, luckily, there are some festive events taking place at ski resorts across the U.S. and the Canadian Rockies.

The Top 14 Reasons to Visit Jasper

Viator | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel

As the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, there are plenty of reasons to visit Jasper. It's beautiful in the winter, when both the Maligne Canyon Icewalk and Marmot Basin Ski Resort are in season. And it's stunning in the summer, when it's possible to hike the Skyline Trail, or paddle down the Athabasca River.


The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Paul Zizka got the idea for his epic photo series from early-morning mountaineering trips he took as a kid. "I was amazed by the quiet and beauty ...

Where to Go for Yoga and Ski

Alison Lewis | Posted 02.16.2014 | Travel
Alison Lewis

If you're looking for the answer for where to go this spring for ski, sports, winter fun, history, and beauty, head to the Canadian Rockies to the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

High Flying Adventure

Mark Sissons | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel
Mark Sissons

Clinging like a giant gecko to the sheer face of a giant rock slab, I reckon there's no better time to practice mind over matter. I'm still only midway through what has been dubbed the wildest new outdoor adventure in North America.

Skiing Spring Powder In The Canadian Rockies

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.27.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

There's only one solution for me: I hire a ski instructor for the day. The problem is, she's used to teaching kids and now she's telling me to hop like a bunny.

Beetle Kill Linked To Warmer Temperatures, Spreading Into Canadian Rockies

The Coloradoan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Bark beetles make regular headlines in Colorado, but the copper-hued forests they are creating now stretch from the Centennial State all the way into ...