Local Events

Canmore’s World Cup Week Highlights

An inside look at the week’s best events.

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?

Endurance Skiing from Canmore to Vancouver: What to Wear to Get You There

Bear Spray Gone Astray

Seven stories of bear spray attempts gone horribly, horribly wrong.

Yellowstone to Yukon: 20 Years on the Trail

How many pairs of Rad Pants does it take to save a nation?

Angela Gabaldon – Feature Neighbour

Ride on, sister. Angela Gabaldon rolls with gratitude and the straight truth.

Garbageman Pete – Feature Neighbour

Feeling trashy? Pete’s your man.

Christian Wright – Feature Neighbour

Although he’d humbly deny it, Christian Wright is a big dill.

Living in a Van Down By the River

Life lesson learned: Your lifestyle is not an unchanging constant.

Festival Favourites: Summer 2015

Our fave festivals happening in and around the Canadian Rockies.

“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.

Mountain Life: Know Your Backcountry Hut Etiquette

Proper hut-iquette: do you know it? Do you show it?

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!

Mighty neighbourly!

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

Know Your Neighbour Night: Nov 2013

Photographic evidence of the good time had during the Nov. 9 KYNN!