Articles Tagged ‘rocky mountains’

Where to grab a pint in Banff

Where to grab a pint in Banff August 22, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Photo courtesy of The Rose & Crown Nothing beats having a brew against the backdrop of the magnificent Rocky Mountains. Local breweries have created some outstanding ale made with the pure glacial water of the region. Check out some of our favorite watering holes for beer. Opened in 1985, The Rose...

Staying safe in bear country

Staying safe in bear country August 13, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Photo courtesy of US Fish & Wildlife Service Hiking in Banff is a must-do activity since there is no better way to experience the incredible mountain views. However, the Rocky Mountains are home to both grizzly and black bears. Bears prefer their own company and will generally avoid people. However,...