Where to Stay in Banff • The Best Banff Lodging You Can Find

where to stay in banff

So you’ve decided you’re going to Banff and are now wondering where to stay in Banff. The Rocky Mountains of Canada are known the world over for their majestic beauty. The Rockies span a distance of almost 5000 kilometers across British Colombia and Alberta, and within that area are a … Read More

Bourgeau Lake Hike to Mount Bourgeau in Banff National Park

hiking mount bourgeau

Mount Bourgeau is a 2,931-metre (9,616 ft) tall mountain in the heart of Banff National Park promises some extraordinary views. It’s easily accessible from the town of Banff and Canmore as it’s only a 10-15 minute drive to the parking area. This makes it a great hike for those staying in Banff … Read More

Scrambling Observation Peak on the Icefields Parkway


Have you heard of the Instagram famous Peyto Lake? Most visitors park in the nearby carpark and walk up an easy 10 minute maintained path to see it in the summer. However those looking for an alternative more adventurous way to see Peyto Lake and the rest of beautiful Baff … Read More

Hiking Mount Allan in Kananaskis Country • A Smart Hike Guide

Mount Allan in Kananaskis

Hiking Mount Allan is one of the most popular hikes to do in Kananaskis Country. It’s easily accessible and rated as a moderate with absolutely nothing technical with hardly any scrambling involved. This makes it a very fun and rewarding hike for all to enjoy in the beautiful Canadian Rockies. … Read More

38 Best Things to do in Banff, Canada (From a Local)

Things to do in Banff, Alberta

If you are looking for the best things to do in Banff we have you covered! We visited this little mountain town a few years back and fell in love so much that we decided to move to the Canadian Rockies. There’s really nowhere quite as special as Banff National … Read More

16 Ways to Have an EPIC Banff Christmas

Things to do in Banff around Christmas

Christmas time in Banff is one of the best times to visit Banff National Park. Sure December is cold in Banff, but who cares when it literally looks like the inside of a snowglobe! I love Banff around the holidays, I don’t think I’ve ever spent Christmas somewhere more scenic. … Read More

The Ultimate Banff Itinerary (From One Day to a Week)

Planning a trip to Banff? Then you are in for a trip of a lifetime. Because Banff National Park is truly one of the most spectacular places in the entire world. The first time we visited Banff we knew it was something special. It was so special that we decided … Read More

Hiking Tunnel Mountain in Banff National Park

Tunnel Mountain Hike Mount Rundle View

The Tunnel Mountain hike in Banff is arguably one of the best Banff hikes and it’s a classic! It’s beloved by locals for its accessibility and you can hike it year-round. It may be one of the smallest mountains in Banff National Park, but it still offers tremendous views of … Read More