Mount St. Piran Hike, Banff National Park

Mount St. Piran Hike, Banff National Park

Escape the crowds at the mega-popular Lake Louise in Banff National Park and try Mount Saint Piran Hike to see the lake from above. The 13 km trail is quite easy and you’ll leave behind other hikers from popular routes. Some lakes are pretty just to look at from the...
Glacier Lake, Banff National Park – the most enjoyable trail run

Glacier Lake, Banff National Park – the most enjoyable trail run

One of the best off the beaten path places in Banff National Park with a pristine blue lake and a glacier above. Glacier Lake Trail in Banff is 18 km long, an ideal trail run, hike or even backpacking overnight trip for beginners. Banff National Park has so many...
Aylmer Lookout Hike & Bike Trip, Banff National Park

Aylmer Lookout Hike & Bike Trip, Banff National Park

The Aylmer Lookout is the only hike in the famous Lake Minnewanka area to see the lake from above. A 25 km trail will reward you with spectacular panoramic views on top. I’ve wanted to do this bike & hike combo for years. Ever since we lived in Banff, almost....
Complete guide to Camping in Jasper National Park (Updated for 2019)

Complete guide to Camping in Jasper National Park (Updated for 2019)

Imagine waking up to singing birds, fresh mountain air mixed with the smell of the pine trees and sun rays shining through the trees. That’s what camping in Jasper National Park is all about. We’ve camped in most of Jasper’s campgrounds and this is our guide to help...
Adventure travel guide to Yoho National Park

Adventure travel guide to Yoho National Park

Yoho National Park is a lesser known gem in the Canadian Rockies. The word ‘Yoho’ comes from an indigenous Cree expression of ‘awe’, and in awe you’ll be. Massive waterfalls, colourful lakes and rivers, and mountain peaks as far as you can see. Most visitors of the...
Little Lougheed Hike in Kananaskis

Little Lougheed Hike in Kananaskis

While Banff and Jasper receive a fair amount of visitors every hiking season, there’s much more to the Canadian Rockies. Let me tell you about Kananaskis Country and one of the lesser known hikes – Little Lougheed Hike. Read these comprehensive travel guides to...
Adventure travel guide to Jasper National Park

Adventure travel guide to Jasper National Park

Jasper National Park is the largest national park in the Canadian Rockies. Having everything you need in outdoor heaven – snowcapped mountain peaks, waterfalls, lakes, hot springs, and glaciers, you’re bound to have a blissful visit. Town of Jasper, a little...
Western Canada Road Trip from Calgary to Vancouver in 2 weeks

Western Canada Road Trip from Calgary to Vancouver in 2 weeks

Are you planning a road trip through the Canadian Rockies and don’t know where to start? Our detailed itinerary for Western Canada road trip from Calgary to Vancouver includes all the incredible places you can visit, budget & road trip tips and our comprehensive...
Adventure travel guide to Banff National Park

Adventure travel guide to Banff National Park

Banff National Park is the most popular national park in Canada. With picturesque alpine lakes, hiking trails to the Canadian Rockies peaks, easy to visit glaciers and many more outdoor possibilities, it’s easy to understand why people want to visit Banff at least...