Art + Soul

Inside Hollywood: Bow Valley Edition

The life and times of a lowly film extra in the Rockies.

Back of the Pack Tactics

A user’s guide: lying, cheating, and manipulating your way to a great day in the backcountry.

Cougar Bait: Green Eyes on the Goat Creek Trail

Are those footsteps in the dark woods? Moving slowly? Towards us?

Behind-the-Scenes with Highline at Sundance Lodge

Onesies, one-liners and mega-sparklers. This year’s retreat was one for the books.

Top 12 Free Events at the 2015 Banff Mountain Festival

Make the most of your FREE time at the 40th anniversary Festival.

How to Build a Fire

Fire building 101 with Mahikan Trails.

Festival Favourites: Summer 2015

Our fave festivals happening in and around the Canadian Rockies.

Gary Gonis: Feature Neighbour

The Rockies’ equivalent of “The Dude.”

Banff’s Top 5 Comfort Foods

Highline’s round up of Banff’s best comfort food. From best-kept secrets to local’s go-to for take out.

Outlier: Surviving Beyond the Odds

How to stay lost on a glacier for ten days and drive rescue crews to insanity.

“Mountain Romantics: The Whytes of Banff” by Chic Scott

History as it should be told; gold and dross, wheat and chaff, joy and woe.

Protect the Source

Sarah Elmeligi takes us back to the 2013 flood, reminding us that when it comes to conservation we must demand change and refuse to settle for anything less.

#BMFF Free-for-all

There is much more than thrilling movies and big screen debuts at the BMFF. Attend one of these many events to get your creative juices flowing.

Conrad Kain: Letters from a Wandering Mountain Guide, 1906-1933

Conrad Kain’s ‘Letters from a Wandering Mountain Guide, 1906-1933’ offers a candid look into the life of a celebrated mountaineer.

Seedy: The Underbelly of a Revolution

Get the dirty on the local food scene here in the Bow Valley. Buying local and eating local is on the rise, and we’ve got all the details.

Serving up honest Canadian folk rock: Brad Brewer Band

To be honest, we’re pretty sure the Brad Brewer Band’s EP launch party will be more fun than camping in your own backyard. See you on the 16th!

Miss Ellen Q: Feature Neighbour

Banff is full of great people, some are fun, some are daring but this neighbour is just down right FABULOUS! Meet Miss Ellen Q – as if you haven’t heard of her already.

Glen Boles: Feature Mountain Illustrator

The story of celebrated local alpinist and artist Glen Boles, as told by Lynn Martel. Browse his incredible drawings and find yourself transported to new summits.

Mighty neighbourly!

Big bear hugs to our sponsors, entertainment, and mighty fine neighbours for making our seventh Know Your Neighbour Night off the chain!

Under the cover: Underground Edition

Get down and dirty with the story behind our cover shot by local photographer Mark Unrau.