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Excerpt: Lost Obelisks of the Rockies

Jerry Auld walks through history and into the alpine to discover a piece of Alberta’s heritage, finding evidence that hasn't seen sunlight since it was first placed. [...]

Mountain Film Release: Choosing to Live

While mourning her late husband, Sarah Hornby craved an opportunity to connect with him through his biggest passion. Her goal was simple. In a single year, she would attempt all 10 routes he created while researching his Bikepacking in the Canadian Rockies guidebook. As she pedalled, her story transformed. From sadness and loss to a profound celebration of both his life and her own unique journey, she was choosing to live. [...]

Win a Getaway to Baker Creek Mountain Resort

When life returns to "normal," you'll no doubt longing for some fresh air and relaxation in Canada's first national park. So, we've teamed up with Baker Creek Mountain Resort to bring you this getaway prize package (value $750 CAD)! [...]

A Calling Amidst a Crisis

On Banff Avenue, where COVID-19 has brought business to a standstill, a local distiller hasn't fully stopped operations. Instead, it is pivoting its equipment towards a new purpose. [...]

Giveaway: Books + Brews is Back!

We've teamed up with Rocky Mountain Books and Banff Roasting Company to bring you our latest giveaway, valued at $240 CAD! This "Books and Brews" pack features an assortment of books and coffee products [...]

Excerpt: The Freedom to Roam

Many of us can remember a time when carefree, unstructured days spent outside were the norm. But today’s children – even those in mountain towns – live in a world dominated by screens, safety concerns and over-scheduling. So, what can we do about it? These two stories show what can happen when you break the mould and let kids be, well, kids. [...]

Win a Fjällräven Keb Touring Down Jacket

Here's one for men or ladies: one lucky winner this month is going to receive a Fjallraven Keb Touring Down Jacket (value $550 CAD!). This light and compressible goose down jacket is perfect for chilly winter outings. [...]

UNLTD: Celebrating a Quarter Century of Shred and Skate

In an industry that can sometimes have a reputation for serving sass and crass, UNLTD is dedicated to sprinkling positivity everywhere, from the ski hills to the skateboard parks. It’s this different attitude that has helped to outfit skateboarders and snowboarders in carefully-selected, top brands for the past 25 years. [...]

Giveaway: The Perfect Package for Book and Coffee Lovers!

We've teamed up with Rocky Mountain Books and Kicking Horse Coffee to bring you our latest giveaway, valued at $500 CAD! This "Books and Brews" pack features an assortment of books and coffee products – the perfect combo as we head into winter and a season of outdoor play followed by well-earned downtime. See our entry information below for how you can win this prize package! [...]

What does it take to get the mountain ready for winter?

Opening Day. It's the day all ski and snowboard enthusiasts look forward to – a chance to be among the first up the chair and down the slopes. But opening a mountain for skiing isn't as simple as turning on a lightbulb – far from it. Sarah Magyar from the Lake Louise Ski Resort walks us through what goes on behind the scenes. [...]

Win the Ultimate Lake Louise Getaway

We've teamed up with Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Crowfoot Media Partner Lake Louise Ski Resort to bring you an incredible prize package so you and a lucky companion can enjoy winter at its best in Lake Louise. [...]

Rockies Shred Fest 2019 Recap + See the Films You Missed!

Five hundred winter enthusiasts descended on Wild Bill's on October 17 for another sold-out night of pre-season stoke at Rockies: Shred Fest! The town is still buzzing from a night of ski and snowboard films, our mountain tradeshow, door prizes (including a Season's Pass from Ski Big 3), and the Banff premiere of DREAM JOB. See which films won, and watch them here! [...]

Rocky Mountain Books Celebrates 40 Years

Today, guidebooks grace the bookshelves and coffee tables of many outdoor enthusiasts, and in the Canadian Rockies, most of the go-to guide books can be accredited to a small, but mighty, publishing company and proud partner of Crowfoot Media. [...]

Win a Copy of Rocky Mountain Cooking

We're giving away two copies of this visually stunning collection of mouth-watering recipes – tried, tested (and loved) by a multitude of hungry hikers and skiers. [...]

Rocky Mountain Cooking: Q+A with Chef Katie Mitzel

"Rich and deliberate flavours, delicious savoury vegetables, heavenly soups and hearty, oven-roasted meats are a feast for the eyes, nose and taste-buds," says Katie Mitzel, author of Rocky Mountain Cooking. They are also a well-known staple of backcountry life in the Canadian Rockies, and now cooks everywhere can bring those recipes into the comfort of home. We check in with Mitzel to learn about the inspiration behind her new cookbook and what kind of recipes you'll find inside. [...]

DREAM JOB to Screen at Rockies Shred Fest

New this year at the 5th annual Rockies Shred Fest, stand-up comedian and filmmaker Katie Burrell will be joining us live to present the Banff screening of DREAM JOB after our films in competition. [...]

Journey to the Centre

We all go outside to clear our heads, but some of us have more clearing out to do than others. Margo Talbot delves into the destructive forces of post-traumatic stress and how nature's healing power can bring us back into balance. [...]