Visit one of six national parks surrounding Golden; Yoho, Glacier, Banff Lake Louise, Jasper, Kootenay and Mt. Revelstoke for historic sites and hiking trails. Take a walk with the wolves, visit Boo at the Grizzly Bear Refuge, or a guided tour of the Columbia River and Wetlands, home to hundreds of species of wildlife, birds, and fish. Thrill-seekers can check off multiple bucket list experiences such as whitewater rafting on the famous Kicking Horse River, sky-diving or tandem paragliding, or mountain biking over 129km of trails. Experienced fishing, horseback riding, and ATV guiding outfits will help you make the most of your stay in Golden. Golfers will enjoy the spectacular scenery at the award-winning Golden Golf Club 18-hole championship course.