Tag: alberta

The Best Hot Springs in the Banff Area!

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Things to Do

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.

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Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa, Amazing Luxury with a Personal Touch!

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Accommodation, Destination Lowdown

Looking for a mountain getaway where everything is at your fingertips? Then the Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa is the place for you, offering the extreme luxury you’ve always dreamed of, with a personal touch that adds just a little extra something to elevate your holiday from “great” to “amazing!” Located right on Banff Avenue, […]

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Guide to the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in News, Things to Do

What began in 1976 as a single day festival showcasing some of the most amazing climbers in the world, the Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival has now evolved into an annual 9-day event geared toward adventure seekers and spectators alike!

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7 Must See Events at the Canmore Highland Games

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in News, Things to Do

Returning for its 26th year and located in Centennial Park, the Canmore Highland Games will continue to pay homage to a 1,000 year old Scottish tradition.

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Unique Things to Do and Attractions to Visit in Jasper

While this mountain destination is full of incredible things to do and see, there are certain activities that are unique to Jasper.

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Banff’s Secret Spots and Must-Visit Attractions

It’s not hard to find things to do in Banff, but discover the park in a new way with Banff’s secret spots and must-experience attractions.

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Top 6 Romantic Getaways in Western Canada

Canada is home to stunning mountain ranges, peaceful seaside retreats, and natural beauty that’s guaranteed to set the mood for the perfect romantic getaway. Not sure where to go? These top 6 couples resorts have all the necessities to inspire romance and adventure.

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Wildlife Watching in Canmore, Alberta

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Destination Lowdown

Canmore is a top place to see an incredible array of wildlife. Here are some hot spots we recommend for prime viewing opportunities…

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Top 10 Romantic Places in the Canadian Rockies

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in News

There's nothing more romantic than sharing time with the person you love in one of the most beautiful places on earth! With Valentine's day just around the corner, here's a run down of our top 10 romantic places in the Canadian Rockies…

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Celebrate Canada&#039;s 150th Birthday in Style!

2017 is a huge year for Canada. Besides all of its recent travel awards, Canada is celebrating its 150th birthday. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best sesquicentennial birthday celebrations happening all over the country this year!

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The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List for 2017: Our Top 13 Picks

New year, new adventures! We've compiled the ultimate Canadian Bucket List for 2017 for a totally magical year.

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5 Digital Detox Vacations That Will Cure your Tech-Hangover

Are you suffering from a tech-hangover? Here are 5 stunning destinations in Western Canada for a liberating digital detox vacation.

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New Year&#039;s Eve Celebrations in Canada&#039;s Best Ski Destinations!

New Year's Eve is shaping up to be a memorable event across Canada's western ski resorts! Here's our round-up of the best events happening to welcome 2017!

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Winter Activities that Make Great Alternatives to Skiing!

The winter season is a skier's heaven here in Canada! However, if you're not a skiing-enthusiast, or are simply looking for some alternative activities when not on the slopes, there are tons of festive options available for all the family!

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Amazing Hidden Ski Runs at Canadian Rockies Resorts!

Hand picked by our Leavetown team, here's a rundown of our favorite hidden ski runs at some of the best ski resorts in the Canadian Rockies. These runs are best-kept secrets which you'd be unlikely to find unless a local showed you!

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Ski Big 3 Guide: Lake Louise, Sunshine and Mt. Norquay

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Skiing and Snowboarding

Alberta's famous Ski Big 3 Resorts offer prime Canadian Rockies Skiing! Find out more about the incredible terrain Lake Louise Ski Resort, Sunshine Village and Mt Norquay have to offer…

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Places to Eat in Banff: A Banff Dining Guide

By <a>{authorName}</a> on {date} in Food for Thought

Taking a trip to Banff? This stunning mountain town is famous for more than just scenery! The town is home to a thriving culinary scene with endless delicious delights on offer…

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Take a Ride with Canmore&#039;s Snowy Owl Sled Dogs!

Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours are a Canmore based dog sledding company wholly committed to the ethical and humane treatment of their resident four-legged team! Take a tour for yourself to find out more…

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Viva La Niña!

Tons of early snowfall means we are gearing up for some huge powder this 2016 ski season!

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Incredible Craft Breweries in Western Canada

Here in Western Canada, we are lucky to have access to tons of craft breweries offering up delicious small batch brews – making it an easy decision to support local businesses while enjoying your favourite drink. Planning on visiting some breweries soon? Here is a list of our top picks in our Leavetown destinations.