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At the Heart of Your Parks Adventure
Sitting in the Canadian Rockies, Golden B.C. is surrounded by six of Canada’s most stunning national parks; Yoho, Glacier, Banff, Jasper, Kootenay and Mount Revelstoke.
Use Golden as your base from which to experience the spectacular scenery, iconic hiking trails, waterfalls, lakes and heritage sites of the national parks.
Golden Stories & Events
Snowmobiling for us outdoorsy lite types
Our first ‘gateway sledding’ tour is only just the beginning
When we first starting coming to Golden, we mainly stuck to downhill skiing. That’s always been our No. 1 winter activity, and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort has been amazing for us in that regard.
But it was only a matter of time, as we came to discover more of what Golden has to offer, that we would also start expanding our repertoire of activities.
Responsible Snowmobile Exploring
We are lucky to live in an area where we are free to explore our mountains at will, only the valley bottoms and areas close to
Keep your cool - sled trails and tips
Due to heavy foliage too thick to navigate through, reading about the adventures of Colin and Pat exploring a new zone will hav
Teton Gravity Research athlete Dana Flahr finds the goods in Golden
It's been a strange winter for chasing snow.
Hiking the Historic Howse Pass
The crown jewel of lost but not completely forgotten hikes around Golden has to be the Howse Pass trail from the Columbia valle
Three things to do in Golden off the slopes
Skiing is great, but here’s a few other ways to have fun in spring.
Preparing for Singletrack 6 - Putting on the Miles
At the end of my first Single Track 6, two years ago, I swore that I would train differently for the next time. I would start
5 things you need to know about Cross Country Skiing in Golden BC
It’s Big – most people don’t even realize there is truly great cross-country skiing in Golden, BC. Or maybe t
Spring = Multi Sport Days
Spring is in the air! Well, it’s more like summer with the high 20s temps and light until 10 but that’s just Golden.
Fashion For All
There’s an odd satisfaction when people ask you where your clothes are from, and really all you can tell them is this little st
Stand Up Paddle Boarding In Golden BC
Water droplets drip off the paddle and tickle my feet, the sun kisses my face and I inhale deeply.
Check yo self before you wreck yo self.
Alright listen up, winter is almost here. Time to pull your sled out of storage and unpack the neatly stored gear that accompanies it. Or, if you’re anything like me, go across the street to the empty lot where you abandoned your trusty steed last spring, chop down the tree that’s growing through the left control arms, and yard your sled out of the weeds.
An Intro To Trail Running In Golden
Golden is recognized as a mountain bike destination with more than 120 kilometers of sweet, flowy, forested singletrack. It’s
Welcome to Tourism Golden, the official tourism site for Golden and Kicking Horse Country, BC Canada.
With a varied selection of accommodations and many activities to experience in spring, fall, winter and summer, including family-friendly activities, the friendly mountain town of Golden continues to be a perfect holiday destination from which to enjoy and explore the Canadian Rocky Mountains.