Save Your Gear - Part 1: Puffy Jackets. Done the right way, you can make your favourite piece last forever.

Women's only AST 1 Course Canadian Rockies Mountain Guides is pleased to be offering an Avalanche Skills Training program exclusively for women on December 2nd and 3rd (Saturday & Sunday). This two day course will feature a 7 hour in class component on Day 1 at the Canmore Recreation Centre (Ha Ling Room) and a... Continue Reading →

The Zipka made by Petzl, is also easy to turn on and off with a soft button, but doesn’t turn on when it is in your pocket or rolling around in your pack. 

The long warm days of summer may have passed us by for now, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to pack up the camping + hiking gear! There are still a number of weeks ahead that will provide you with some much appreciated cooler days on the trail followed by cozy nights at the fire while... Continue Reading →

Spring is here and that means dusting off the ol' hiking boots and putting the skis away 'til next year! We spent this winter season exploring the many unique huts, yurts and cabins our province has to offer! Our Hike365 members and ambassadors experienced it all - from the self-catered, to the luxurious. Whether it was a drive up, or a hike in, each place brought us a different experience and one more reason to love traveling within Alberta. If you haven't considered visiting a lodge, yurt or cabin yet, you surely will after checking out this round up of our 5 favourite trips!

We all know the best way to start or end an outdoor adventure is with a nice warm, caffeinated drink; but where are you going to go? Well – A.V and I have done the work for you! Read below about our top 7 places to catch a buzz in the Bow Valley area.

Everyone loves those quiet back country moments away from the city, but finding the time to get there can be challenging! We were given an opportunity to stay in the Engadine Lodge Yurt on a chilly Friday night in February.

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