Wildlife & Nature Trip
Scenic Paradise | 4 days in the Heart of the Parks
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
Wildsight Golden: Achieving 100% Renewable Energy in the Kootenays
Golden Sound Festival Goes Outdoors
Challenge Yourself at the Dawn Mountain Nordic Centre
Are you looking for some good challenges to keep your ski exciting at Dawn Mountain? There are several popular Strava segments
Our Cabins and Lodges Feel Like Home
We were on our way back from a whirlwind trip to Vancouver Island for a Gran Fondo so this time, the wrong bikes were on the ra
How To Pack For A Backcountry Lodge
I slowly opened the door to Mistaya Lodge and instantly the warm air kisses my cold cheeks and the aroma of baking cookies tick
More than just a sled-friendly town
Recently Golden received a pineapple express weather system that brought rain and freezing levels to around the 3000m mark.
North American Junior Freeride Championships
Part 2: Respect The Land & Others - How to travel responsibly this summer
This blog is the second in a 3-part series about responsible travel, and how to be good stewards of the places we visit.
Snowmobiling Pre-Season Checklist
What is the first thing we can do to prepare for the upcoming sledding season? Bake cookies? Buy a pumpkin spice latte?
Snowmobiling Quartz Creek - Golden's Flagship Zone
The flagship area for snowmobiling in Golden is Quartz Creek, easy access right off the TransCanada highway, large cabin, and g
Skiing with your Dog in Golden
Golden is a very dog-friendly town so it’s a little surprising that taking your dog for ski is not easy. This is mostly becaus
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.
Get it Good Early- Snowmobiling In Golden
Living in Golden gives me pretty easy access to a lot of different sledding areas in; deep tree riding and wide open alpine rid
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.