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.
Water droplets drip off the paddle and tickle my feet, the sun kisses my face and I inhale deeply.
With the truck rumbling and coffee steaming at 4am it was time to hit the road.
Generally, the further west down the Columbia valley one travels, the more snow you will find; the further east down the valley
Whether we choose to enter the backcountry on foot, bike or motorized vehicle, we are accepting the risk that something could break down and leave us stranded. Some breakdowns can lead to epics that are talked about for a long time, like coming out in the dark, overnighting in weird places or even requiring a helicopter ride. Blowing the track off a snowmobile in the wrong place could make for a bad time, but luckily for me it couldn’t have happened in a better spot.
I was looking through old blog posts and realized that I had yet to write a post on favourite family hikes near Golden even tho
When the sun isn’t shining, it’s time to go play in the trees; this is 98% of the time in January and February, so having a goo
If you’re an avid iPhoneographer, like myself, you’ll know the value of good scenery.
Kicking Horse is known for many things – its title as ‘the Champagne Powder Capital of Canada’, its abundance of varied terrain, its-easy-to-get-to location, its laid back charm. Even though this winter hasn’t brought the volume of snow we’re normally used to, the conditions here are still better than most everywhere else -- in the West at least.
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
When we go to the theatre to see a movie or watch a hockey game at the arena, it is easy to forget all the behind the scenes wo
With the recent warm weather and rain, the trail into Gorman Lake is a bit icy on the corners on the lower section but once you
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.