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Stop driving by Storm Mountain Lodge, it’s the Rockies best kept secret.

May 23, 2016

Presented by Travel Alberta Living in Calgary, one of the things that many Calgarians love to do is head off to the mountains. Sometimes it’s to go skiing, or hiking, or any number of adventurous things there are to do …
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Four short road trips for Calgarians (that aren’t the mountains)

May 20, 2016

The snow has melted, the sun is shining and you’ve got a car full of gas. So where are you going to go?  Well, if you’re starting in Calgary, you can pretty much go in any direction find cool things …
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A handy guide to making the most of the mountains this spring!

March 18, 2016

Presented in Partnership with Travel Alberta And one of my favourite things about spring, especially here in Alberta is that there’s a chance that you can really enjoy all four seasons in a matter of days, sometimes in the same …
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Pack your bags! Jasper in January is full of adventures that won’t break the bank!

January 20, 2016

January can be pretty blah.  The weather is colder, our wallets just took a major hit thanks to the holidays and did I mention that it’s cold. But we’re Canadian and that means we’re hearty. And that also means that …
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Canmore’s fantastic cooking classes offer a tasty alternative in the small mountain town!

November 5, 2015

Presented by Travel Alberta When you think of heading to the mountains, there’s certainly no shortage of things to do. You could ski, climb, walk, hike, snowshoe, etc. But sometimes you just want to head to a beautiful mountain town …
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Why exploring Canmore’s historic caves is thrilling, scary and truly unforgettable!

October 28, 2015

Presented by Travel Alberta Whether it’s been in real life or in photos, we’ve all seen Alberta’s Rocky Mountains, but it’s not very often that you get to see the inside of them. But if you’re curious, the Canmore Cave …
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Make sure you do this one drive before it closes in December!

September 20, 2015

Here in Alberta, there’s no shortage of road trips.  From the prairies to the rockies, and all the badlands in between, if you have something with two or more wheels, you can spend endless amounts of time exploring this province. …
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Place your bets! Can you outrun Red Deer’s Ranch Tracker?

September 17, 2015

It’s a moment I don’t think I’ll ever forget. There I was sprawled out in some deep bush, my face strategically covered in mud, I started to quietly place branches and dead leaves over my body, I could hear a …
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Mountains, lakes and waterfalls: A beginner’s guide to hiking in Alberta’s rocky mountains!

July 24, 2015

Picture this: you’re standing the base of a mountain. You look up and think, “So people really just climb these things?” It’s a fair question. And the simple answer is: “Yes, some people, not all people and not all mountains.” …
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Six perfect summer festivals in BC and Alberta!

July 13, 2015

Listings presented by FestivalSeekers Roll it and rock it in Kimberley Get tricked out in your finest festival garb for what promises to be the most bad-ass bocce tournament around. The Kimberley JulyFest hosts the Canadian Bocce Tournament, and despite …
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From flip flops to hikers, nine perfect summer ideas no matter what’s on your feet!

June 24, 2015

Presented by Mark’s  When it comes to summer, Canadians are all too excited to put away their winter boots and pull out their selection of awesome summer footwear. From hikers for adventures, or flip flops for fun that’s a little …
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What to do with your parents in Alberta!

June 22, 2015

Presented By Travel Alberta “Honey, I’m coming for a visit.” The one sentence that every Albertan dreads. No, not because we don’t want our parents to visit, but because it means we have to come up with something to do with …
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Five can’t-miss festivals in the next 30 days!

June 4, 2015

Listings presented by FestivalSeekers Crazy for crustaceans! BC Shellfish & Seafood Festival June 12-21, 2015 If you love all things seafood head to the beautiful Comox Valley on Vancouver Island for the largest shellfish festival in the west. Slurp divine …
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Five Can’t Miss Festivals in BC and Alberta this Summer!

May 29, 2015

Presented by FestivalSeekers Summer is still officially a few weeks away, but thanks to balmy weather and a relatively quiet winter it feels like we’re in the beginnings of what could be the best summer ever! And if you’re like me …
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Three adventurous things to do in Alberta this weekend…that aren’t camping!

May 14, 2015

First things first, how is almost May long weekend already?! I feel like we were just drinking some green beer for St. Patrick’s Day!  Wow, 2015 is going by fast! But it’s true, Victoria Day weekend is upon us and …
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