Wildlife & Nature Trip
Grizzly Bear up close
Skiing & Snowboarding
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
Golden 24 (Two-Four) - Cancelled
Falling for Fall in Golden
Fall in Golden BC is for people who want to feel cozy and at home visiting a small mountain town.
Take a Walk on the Wild Side: Hanging out with Golden wildlife, family style
Did you know that the wolf is a keystone species, holding an extremely crucial and unique place in our ecosystem?
Snowshoeing and hot chocolate – a match made in Golden
Snowshoeing has officially become our new thing in the ‘let’s do a family activity today’ department. It’s easy to plan, even easier to execute, and it’s something we can do with the dog – always a bonus.
Confluence Park and the Rotary Trail -An Adventure for the Whole Family
It’s a bluebird day in Golden and the family is getting restless, what to do? Why not take a tour of our Rotary trails?
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
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.
The Golden Whirlwind
With the truck rumbling and coffee steaming at 4am it was time to hit the road.
Kicking Horse: It’s all about the snow whether you’re a shredder or cruiser
Our daughter was the reason we experienced our first season skiing at Kicking Horse.
She was eight at the time and the “squeaky wheel” skier of the family – which is to say she liked to complain (sometimes a lot) about skiing. Like many kids learning to ski, it wasn’t the easiest or most comfortable process for her.
A local’s look at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
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.
Golden's sled techs and gear stores
Being on vacation in Golden is a great way to recharge your batteries and enjoy some time in the mountains.
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
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.