Hidden gems in Yoho and Glacier National Parks
Yoho National Park
Golden Biking Trail Map
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
Preparing for Singletrack 6 - Step 1
Our athlete ambassador Shane Kroeger is back to compete in Singletrack 6 again this year. He will be writing a series of blogs
Way Of The Water: Wetlands, Rivers & Spring in Golden
Be you a fisherman, a paddler, or simply an admirer of the aquamarine, the fresh waters of the Columbia Valley can draw you int
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
Canada's Fiddling Sensation: Calvin Vollrath
Safety In The Backcountry
A journey to powder through mountainous terrain complete with adventure, views, fresh air, ideally good company and finished wi
Cross-country or downhill? Why not both in one day
Feel free to wear your toque to dinner and rest assured that hiking boots will always be considered fashionable footwear in Gol
7 Nights Under the Stars
The idea of camping during the week while I was working came from…….well…..why not?
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.
A Photographers Love Letter To Golden
Dear Golden British-Columbia,
You have taken care of me for 27 years since the day I was born here.
5 Things You NEED to Know about The Gondola to Gorman Hike.
Somehow I get into a lot of fun situations with the “great ideas” my friends toss my way. The latest grand plan was to run fro
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
Live Kicks: The Paperboys 30th Anniversary Tour
Snowmobiling Upper Holt
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.
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.