Your Adventures in the Rocky Mountains

Bed & Breakfasts, Ranches, Lodges and Cabins

Relax in the Rockies and enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery in the world. Enjoy a wide variety of accommodations from cozy rocky mountain bed & breakfasts to rustic lodges and cabins. All are in or around the Eastern slopes of the Rockies with easy access to rides, trips and recreational activities.

Horseback rides, trips and tours

Our operators offer a wide variety of horseback vacations, trail rides and backcountry pack trips into the scenic Rocky Mountains. Enjoy a short ride or a lengthy holiday – you can rely on highly qualified and trail guides from every outfitter. Enjoy travel by horseback into Willmore Wilderness Park along the same routes taken by early fur trappers. Willmore is one of the last untouched alpine preserves on the planet, a truly historic area whose trails are carefully reopened, restored and maintained by The Willmore Wilderness Foundation.

Hiking and backpacking

Hiking in the Canadian Rockies is absolutely breathtaking with scenic trails and educational or historic sites near almost every venue we offer, including 750 km of trails in Willmore Wilderness providing access along all major eastern valleys with connections between valleys via high mountain passes. There’s an adventure waiting for everyone whether you’re a beginner or an experienced scrambler.

Hunting

There are hunting seasons in Willmore for trophy sheep, moose, elk, white-tailed deer and mule deer. Our outfitters can provide you with references and detailed information about hunting requirements and regulations.

Fishing

Fishing is permitted in most water bodies and water courses and is regulated by Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development. Everyone is required to follow sportfishing regulations.

Wildlife Viewing and Photography

See sweeping vistas, hidden valleys, mountain flora and wildlife in spectacular settings that take your breath away.

Mountain Biking

The Eastern slopes of the Rockies are becoming well-known as a mountain biking destination with hundred of kilometres of open trails in wilderness areas.

Winter Activities

The Rockies in winter are magnificent. Enjoy cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing and easy access to winter tours, downhill skiing and snowboarding. Many of the ranches and lodges offer recreational activities year-round and there are always seasonal activities in the surrounding municipalities.

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