Horseback riding - Located at
Kicking Horse Resort...enjoy beautiful vistas overlooking the Columbia
Golf and Country Club
- Golfing with views of the Rockies and Purcell
mountain ranges! After your round of golf...you can step in to their
restaurant and savor some of our buffalo.
Skiing and Snowboarding
Winter: CNN.com and Travel & Leisure Magazine - Named
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort the “best place to go powder
skiing in the world!”
Purcell Helicopter Skiing - An unforgettable powder
Chatter Creek Cat Skiing - Remote and spectacular
backcountry cat and heliskiing.
White Water Rafting
- Find out why they call this “Kicking Country”!
Alpine Rafting Co. can guide you on the Kicking Horse river from
introductory “family friendly” runs to the “Kicking
Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Center where you can see wolves and
enjoy an educational interpretive tour.
Skiing - www.goldennordicclub.ca
Kicking Horse mountain Resort offers you an 18 minute
ride up the gondola and 4,000 vertical feet of down time!
Fairmont Hot springs
Radium Hot springs
Summer “Lakes Tour” - That’s
what we call a highly recommended day tour we
like to send our guests on. You’ll get to experience some
Rockies lakes. We encourage our guests to wake up early and head
famous Lake Louise before the crowds arrive....then wander a few
drive to Moraine Lake, hike a bit then go down to the cafe. Grab
a cup of
coffee and a muffin then head over to Emerald Lake for a walk and
There you can have lunch at Cilantro Cafe, or the Emerald Lake Lodge,
drive a few minutes into Field...a little historic Canadian railway
have lunch at The Truffle Pig
- We are surrounded by National and Provincial Parks so
can take your pick. The “lakes tour” above takes you
into Yoho National
Park. On a separate day we recommend continuing on to Banff and
Parks. Pick up a guide at the parks entrance and form a plan that
family. Banff is 1 1/2 hours away.
- Contact us for information.
Snowmobiling - Maps to local trails if your on
If you are looking for a guide see:
and Heli-hiking - Great Canadian Heli-Skiing (and hiking!)
has been leading heli-skiing adventures in our area for the past
15 years. They strive to preserve the excitement and adventure of
the past by exploring the mountains in small groups allowing each
person to find their little piece of nature whether that is an epic
moment of bottomless powder or an inspiring view of Canada's vast