Come Vacation and Experience the Canadian Rockies!

John Marriott

John Marriott,
Photo Editor

Welcome to the Canadian Rockies vacation guide produced by locals for Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper, Canmore, Waterton, Golden and the national parks in Canada's Rocky Mountains.

The Rocky Mountains of Canada are a vast land - filled with inspiring scenery, wildlife, a multitude of recreational activities for all ages and a lot of unique opportunities that only the people who live in this area know about.

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In our Rocky Mountain vacation guides you'll find a ton of local tips from maps of the national parks, hiking trail suggestions, and sightseeing info. These activities are what makes your stay in the Banff, Jasper or Lake Louise area a real experience. Come enjoy the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

Best of Banff and the Canadian Rockies

Backcountry Skiing

Get out of the lift lines and experience skiing like it was meant to be.


Experience world class mountaineering trips with the best guides in the Rockies!

Avalanche Courses

Get trained by the leading recreational Avalanche Course provider in the Canadian Rockies.

Rock Climbing

Progressive training by certified guides and leading edge climbers.

Ice Climbing

Experience the best ice climbing on the planet!

Wilderness First Aid

The ultimate 'Weekend Warrior' first aid course!

Best of Banff and the Canadian Rockies

Banff National Park Video Vault

Jasper National Park Video Vault

Canmore, Alberta Video Vault

Inside the Canadian Rockies

Grizzly Bears

Canadian Rockies Grizzly Bears

Discover the Grizzly Bears of Banff and the Canadian Rockies.

Shopping in Banff

Shopping in Banff

There is great shopping in Banff, Alberta on Banff, Avenue. Discover our malls including the Clock Tower Mall.

Wildlife in The Rockies

Wildlife in The Rockies

More than grizzly bears, bighorn sheep, mountain goats and moose will be there to great you.

British Columbia

British Columbia

Arrive in Vancouver and vacation in the Canadian Rockies. Click here.

GO Montana

Montana Vacations

Vacation Montana and discover the best of the Rockies!

Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park

Glacier Park's scenery is endless. Hike, drive and enjoy Glacier National Park.

Canadian Rockies Rocky Mountaineer Train Tours

Canadian Rockies Rail Tours

Rocky Mountaineer and Canadian Rockies train tours is the most relaxing way to see the Rocky Mountains.

Rockies Guide for Non-Hikers and Skiers

Non-Hikers and Skiers

Yes, we got it all in Banff, Jasper, Canmore and BC! Come see it all.

Canadian Rockies
How-to Visitors Guide

Canadian Rockies How-to Visitors Guide

National parks fees, weather, transportation, we got it here.