3 Beginner Friendly Hikes in the Canadian Rockies

Seeking out a beginner friendly trail in Jasper, Banff, or Kootenay National Parks? Don’t worry, we’ve narrowed it down for you! Whether you’re an experienced hiker and just need to stop the car to stretch your legs or you’re new to outdoor... read more

What to Pack: Fall Hiking Guide

Days are getting shorter, and there are fewer people on the trail, which is exactly why the mountains are calling and you should answer them. So how do you prepare yourself for the quickly impending nightfall and the risks that come with the wild country we live in?... read more

Top 5 Fall Day Hikes in Banff National Park

With the leaves turning, temperatures cooling and the crowds dispersing, Fall is arguably the best time of year to hit the hiking trails before the deep freeze of a full on Canadian winter arrives. There is no more spectacular place to appreciate “WonderFall” hiking... read more

How to Get your Kids Winter Ready

Back-to-School has flown by, Halloween is just around the corner, and before you know it winter and its cold snowy weather will be gusting in. When it comes to enjoying the outdoors and keeping your kids happy, the number one rule is “Stay Warm”. Here are a few simple... read more

Top 5 Spots To See Fall Colours In Montreal

What better time of year to explore the outdoors than the fall season. The air is cool and crisp and the trees are transforming into a canopy of colour. Nature is calling you! So grab your camera and jacket and check out these top 5 spots to witness the stunning fall... read more

Why Fall Camping is the Best Camping

Fall camping may come with more rain, but we  don’t think that should be enough to dampen your spirits. Here is why we think you shouldn’t stow away your gear yet: 1.No Crowds No more mosquitos, black flies, and the best yet: Other people! 2. It’s... read more

How to Layer

Layering: What to Wear on your Outdoor Adventures! Thinking of doing some activities in the great outdoors? Well then it’s time we talk about layers. For a long time now, the outdoor world has adopted a basic 3-layer system, which is actually quite flexible. You... read more

Your Guide to Base-layering

If you’re not there yet, it is probably time for you to get serious about getting comfortable outdoors. We are talking about layering. To put it simply, layering is the key to outdoor happiness. Your base layer is the first of three essential layers and it’s... read more

A Guide to Mid-layers

Mid-layers can be hard to navigate, so we’ve decided to help. Here is your guide to some of our favourite mid-layer jackets! We have honed in on two different categories; down, and everything else!  The “everything else” category is mostly synthetic,... read more

Social Media Quiz: Are You Ruining the Outdoors?

The buzz that social media is ruining the outdoors is certainly an eye opener; however, not adventuring is simply not the answer. So what is, and how do we save our parks while still enjoying them (and #Instagramming them of course)? We’ve created a quiz to help.... read more

September Snow Hits Alberta ☃️

By now you have probably heard the news, some area’s of Alberta were hit with a whopping September snow storm yesterday! Here are some of our favourite Instagram shots (all taken in the last 24 hrs): Officially confused as to what season it is ❄️ #mybanff... read more

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