Useful Resources

This Banff accommodation guide is filled with useful information for anyone searching for Banff hotels, Banff motels, Banff B&Bs, or Banff Condos.

This Canmore accommodation guide is the best place to find your perfect hotel in Canmore Alberta Canada. We offer recommendations for Canmore hotels, motels, B&B accommodation, and vacation rentals, as well as current Canmore hotel deals and special packages.

The Calgary Outdoor Center has just about everything you could ever need to rent.
Good quality ski and climbing gear as well as a good selection of leather mountain boots.

For the greatest selection of skiing, climbing and outdoor rentals in the Canadian Rockies,
Try "Gear Up" in Canmore at 1302 Bow Valley Trail.

Wilson Mountain Sports, Lake Louise, Canada. The only shop in the area with all your rock climbing, alpine climbing, skiing and camping needs for sale or rent.
Call Us: -1 866 929 3636 Store Hours: 8am - 8pm

Dedicated to protecting the public interest in mountain travel, the ACMG is the only internationally recognized professional association of trained and certified mountain guides and instructors in Canada.

Mountain Guides hold the highest internationally recognised qualification for instruction and guiding in rock and ice climbing, mountaineering and backcountry skiing and touring.
IFMGA membership is recognised throughout the mountain world, is a guarantee of professional training and competence in all aspects of mountaineering and client care.

A great web site with local ice climbing conditons and ton's of other good info for climbing in the winter months.

A great local web site with all your Accommodations, Eating & Shopping, Activities & Attractions, Events & Entertainment and Health & Wellness needs.

A great web site with all your Accommodations, Eating & Shopping, Activities & Attractions, Events & Entertainment and Health & Wellness needs.

A great local map that shows an over view and how compact this area is. Good information on campgrounds, hostel's, accommodation and things to do along the Trans Canada Highway

A very good detailed map of Canmore

Great map that shows all the highlights of Banff, everyplace you need to find.

Avalanche Canada is a non-government, not for profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety. Avalanche Canada came into existence under the name Canadian Avalanche Centre in 2004 with the support and collaboration of federal, provincial and private sector agencies involved in avalanche safety.

Here you will find information on current conditions and updated route info supplied by trained and certified professional guides.

The goal of making this information available to the public is to assist recreational mountaineers in planning their trips and aid the process of making reasonable, informed decisions when in the field.

Current Weather, 24 hour Short Term Forecast, 5 day Long Term Forecast.