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The Best Hot Springs in the Banff Area!

Banff National Park is close to some spectacular hot springs, in the form of both developed and natural pools. We’ve compiled a list of the best spots in the surrounding Banff and Canmore area.

Leavetown's Give and Go Scholarship

Attention videographers, bloggers, photographers & social media explorers – show us your city!

Take a Wild Ride on the Sasquatch Zipline in Whistler

This week, some of our Leavetown team headed up to Whistler to check out the famous Sasquatch Zipline, which boasts over 2km of ziplining thrills that take you on a soaring adventure above the Fitzsimmons Valley.

Canmore vs Banff

Which town is right for your trip? We actually get this question a lot – the Canmore vs Banff question is an age old debate. Folks have all heard about the stunning mountain paradise that is Banff National Park, but they often wonder… Stay in the Town of Banff, or stay in Canmore instead? Well, we found out!

Spotlight On: Stoneridge Mountain Resort, Canmore

The Stoneridge Mountain Resort is one of Canmore’s most luxurious resort vacation properties. Come and check out this beautiful place to stay for yourself!

Spotlight on Walnut Beach Resort, Osoyoos

This fun, family resort sits on the shores of warm Osoyoos Lake and offers beautiful accommodations and great amenities for everyone to enjoy!

Canmore’s Golf Courses: Rocky Mountain Greens

The golf seasons in Canmore are longer, and the greens are encircled by a Rocky Mountain backdrop. It’s easy to see why Canmore is an unforgettable golf destination.

Top 10 Dog Friendly Destinations in Canada

Your pet will love vacationing at these Canadian destinations that are packed full of fun for our four-legged friends!

Best Outdoor Summer Games for Kids

Out top 5 outdoor games guaranteed to get the kids off the couch and staying active this summer!

Spotlight On: Nita Lake Lodge, Whistler

This beautiful Whistler lodge is consistently voted among Whistler’s top hotels. If you are looking for stunning lakeside luxury, look no further…

Spotlight On: Mountain Spirit Resort, Kimberley

Consider this enticing, eco-friendly escape in beautiful Kimberley for your next mountain getaway!

Top 10 Historic Attractions in Canada

Canada may be a young country, but its history is anything but boring!

A Local's View of Banff: Meet Julie Canning of Holiday on Horseback

Discover a local's perspective on Banff and what it means to spend time in a Rocky Mountain community.

Impact of COVID-19 at British Columbia’s Top Mountain Resorts

This year is the perfect time for a winter staycation to one of BC’s best mountain resorts! But before you pack your bags you should take your safety and the safety of others into account.

A Local's View of Summerland: Cathi Shaw, Author and Writing Instructor

Learn a local's perspective of life in Summerland, BC: things to do, places to see, and what the community is all about.

The Best Places to Eat in Whistler!

Looking for a place to eat in Whistler? Our dining guide is here to help you find the best restaurants and cafes in the area!

Spotlight On: Sutton Place Hotel, Revelstoke

A modern alpine oasis in an incredible ski-in/ski-out location, the Sutton Place Hotel is an ideal option for your mountain vacation!

Snowbombing Canada is coming to Sun Peaks, BC in April 2017!

Mark your calendars and get ready to party at the biggest and most famous ski/music festival on earth: Snowbombing! Snowbombing will be coming to Canada for the first time ever in April 2017, and will be taking place at the incredible Sun Peaks Resort, BC.

Vacation Rentals are a Growing Trend with Travellers

Leavetown Vacations is tapping into the growing preference for vacation rentals accommodation across Canada.

Whistler Beaches are Perfect for a Summer’s Day

You might know Whistler as a world famous ski resort, but did you know it was also home to refreshing alpine lakes with sandy beaches? These beaches are perfect for a warm summer’s day filled with sunbathing and swimming! When in Whistler, these are the best beaches to visit.