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  • Drawn to the West

    The Canadian Rockies have long captured the hearts and imaginations of everyone who’s visited. The vast and wild spaces have especially spoken to the hearts of artists. In order to get artists inspired by the Rockies, they first had to get here. The latest exhibit from the Whyte Museum of…

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  • A Day on the Water: From Mild to Wild

    From perfect paddles to roaring rapids, the Canadian Rockies have it all for the perfect day on the water. Wake up your wild side with an adrenaline-soaked white-water adventure, journey across turquoise lakes to explore faraway shores, or serenely drift along a peaceful river and take in the views. Whatever…

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  • Smartwool Banff’s Goods for the Greater Good Campaign: Great Socks, Great Cause

    On March 24, 2018, Smartwool opened its first standalone branded Canadian Store on Banff Avenue. Smartwool is known for its amazing Merino wool outdoor apparel. Soft and comfortable in all weather conditions, it has gained widespread acclaim. When you combine these amazing products with the airy outdoor feel of the…

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  • Off the Beaten Path

    From the cozy mountain towns to vast wild spaces, the Canadian Rockies always promise adventure. If you’re looking to escape the crowds and find a unique journey, read on! We’ve uncovered some of the best ways to explore the Canadian Rockies, well off the beaten path. Up In The Sky…

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  • Room to Roam

    The experience of visiting and playing in the Canadian Rockies is a unique one. That’s why people like you come from all over the world to enjoy what these beautiful, wild landscapes have to offer. Summer is a great time to visit, whether it’s your first or twentieth time. Wildflowers…

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  • Storms Pass, Community Lasts – Highline Outdoors Steps Up to Support COVID-19 Recovery in the Canadian Rockies

    Storms pass, but community lasts. Highline Outdoors, owner of The North Face store in Banff and Wild Mountain in Jasper, is stepping up to help local mountain communities recover from the COVID-19 pandemic that devastated the tourism and hospitality industries in the Canadian Rockies. Thousands of people living in and…

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  • Artist in Residence

    With Banff and Jasper beginning to reopen to tourists, Mountain Galleries in both the Fairmont Banff Springs and the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is gearing up for a great summer. They’re planning on increasing their Artist in Residence program to allow for more artists and longer visits. Director Wendy Wacko…

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  • It’s time to Venture Again in Jasper!

    After months of staying close to home and cancelling travel plans, it’s time to start returning to the mountains. Tourism Jasper is inviting visitors to Venture Again into the lovely mountain town as it slowly reopens in accordance with provincial and national guidelines. “The community of Jasper is opening cautiously,”…

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  • Take Home Creativity

    In the face of the pandemic, Crock A Doodle in Canmore got creative. They offered curbside pickup, so everyone could still enjoy painting pottery while stuck at home. With the slow reopening of stores slated this month, Crock A Doodle decided to keep to their curbside pickup for the time…

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  • Mountain Cocktails

    The Canadian Rockies are so much more than towering peaks and outdoor adventures. We spent some time savouring the delicate side of the mountains with some specialty mountain cocktails from local businesses. We aren't talking your standard, run-of-the-mill cocktails you can get just anywhere. We wanted something different, something unique,…

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