By Jody|2021-02-24T08:23:32-07:00February 23rd, 2021|Travel|
From wild skating on frosted lakes to gliding across an ice surface in town, there's no shortage of places to go skating in Banff National Park. Here's a look at your best options for skating on both natural and man-made ice surfaces + info on where to score skate rentals.
By Jody|2021-02-23T14:23:55-07:00February 16th, 2021|Travel|
With travel advisories encouraging us to stay within provincial borders, I’ve been looking for new-to-me areas, not too far a drive from Calgary. There's so many Crowsnest Pass things to do - even in winter, I couldn't not go. Here's a look at the best, affordable outdoor excursions both in the Pass and in Waterton.
By Jody|2021-01-26T19:14:21-07:00January 14th, 2021|Travel|
If you're committed to making the most out of winter, you've got to get outside. For those of us living near the Rockies, it can be hard deciding which Banff winter activities to do, as there's so many to choose from. Luckily for you, we've done all the research, so you can easily choose the best excursion for your next visit.
By Jody|2021-01-11T13:20:22-07:00January 7th, 2021|Travel|
If you're a beginner cross country skier like me, you're looking for easy, groomed trails with minimal elevation gain. Luckily, I just caught wind of a new trail - right in Banff, that's perfect for us newbies. I've got all the deets, plus where you can score rentals.
By Jody|2021-01-11T13:09:06-07:00December 28th, 2020|Travel|
Not to brag, but we've had nothing but epic ski days this season. Weird, right?! Though skiing in COVID times seems to be fraught with line-ups and let downs, that's not been our experience. Key is when to go and where to go. Here's some insider tips on skiing at Sunshine Village Resort this season.