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.
Are you looking for some good challenges to keep your ski exciting at Dawn Mountain? There are several popular Strava segments
It's been a strange winter for chasing snow.
Water droplets drip off the paddle and tickle my feet, the sun kisses my face and I inhale deeply.
It’s called a Mecca for a reason. Standing outside of Purcell Coffee in Golden BC I peer upwards above my steaming thermos.
Generally, the further west down the Columbia valley one travels, the more snow you will find; the further east down the valley
Full disclosure – I’m a novice cross-country skier. I shuffle more than glide and I always seem to be expending way more energy than should be required to move myself along the trail.
But I sure have a lot of fun doing it!
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.
Whether you’re a seasoned local or first-time traveller, you won’t want to miss these tips and tricks from our great staff at t
Getting everyone and their gear to a sledding zone can sometimes be a bit of a nightmare, especially if highway conditions are
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
Skiing is great, but here’s a few other ways to have fun in spring.
The crown jewel of lost but not completely forgotten hikes around Golden has to be the Howse Pass trail from the Columbia valle
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.