Outdoor Adventure

7 Continents of Backcountry Snowboarding

Here in the Bow Valley we're lucky to have such great neighbours. Check out Dillon's interview with this often far away but always far out neighbour.

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

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

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.

What Happens in Canmore, Stays in Canmore

You might be surprised to find out your neighbour raises chickens, Highline digs deep into this topic in the upcoming Underground Issue.

Mind the Small Stuff

When you find the brown season getting you down, look deeper into the details. It sure is prime time to get down and dirty in the delightful world of macro photography.

Forty Thousand Dollars Richer

Busy people doing big things! If you’re looking for a way to give back to local charities but you just don’t have much time to spare then this just might be the perfect solution for you.

Rocky Mountain Microgreen Gardening

We know all your Highliners out there love diggin’ in the dirt, so this one is for you!

Gear Review: Arc’teryx Cerium Lt Hoody

Do you find yourself shivering in the back country while your friends remain toasty warm and happy? Have no fear, the Arc’teryx Cerium is here!

Ralphine Locke

Rocky Mountain grace: our Ralphine Locke

We’ll never know Rocky Mountain grace like Banffite Ralphine Locke. She was the perfect combo of pioneer and pearl and this Bow Valley treasure will be missed.

New to the Highline Crew

Along with the grass that’s growing just beneath the snow these days, the Highline team is growing, too.

Nights out with Paul Zizka

A glimpse into the late-night photo life of Banff-based photographer Paul Zizka. He’s legit the Bruno Engler of our generation.

Knowledge is Power

Dan Rickard at TedxCanmore shares his experience of working in Africa and his thoughts on why we should stop giving money to organizations that are physically building houses, schools and clinics in Africa.

Naked Man vs Grizzly Bear

"What would the world be like if we all showed up just a little more naked?" — Al Tinholt

Are You Avi Aware?

Whether you are ducking under the fence for a few lines or touring in the backcountry, travel in mountainous terrain comes with risk.

Cleaning up the community

While donations are currently no longer being accepted, Canmorites can go door-to-door to see if anyone needs help with physical labour.

Learning to Climb in a Climbing Mecca: 5 Resources in the Bow Valley

Do you climb?  The list of outdoor activities that draw people to the Bow Valley is as long as the Bow River. Ascending its way to the top of that list is rock climbing, an outdoor pursuit that anchors, and sometimes dominates, the social and recreation time for local residents. What if you are currently a non-climber and would like…

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Winter Weekend Traffic

When you think of landscape photos in the Rockies, you’re probably not inclined to think of the image of traffic roaring through on the highway. But if you’re looking for it, beauty can often be found in unexpected places. This photograph shows the pace of traffic through the Bow Valley on a cold Sunday evening in winter as weekend crowds…

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Tales & Trails: An Interview with Author Lynn Martel

I would suggest that everyone has their own ante, but the best way to up it is to expand your horizons, literally.

Always a Silver Lining

In case you’’ve been too busy grumpily looking at the sky to notice, the wildflowers are really strutting their stuff this year.