Winter Activities - Calgary

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25 Alberta Hotels & Resorts Offering Valentine’s Day Staycation Packages

Your romantic getaway is waiting- right in your backyard. This Valentine’s Day, why not enjoy a romantic staycation at one of these Alberta hotels or resorts? Sip… Read more »

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Outdoor Date Ideas During Winter in Calgary

The winter season may be cooler and darker than other times of the year, but with the right mindset, there are plenty of couple-friendly activities to enjoy. With a little creativity and open-mindedness, you and your partner can get outside and truly enjoy the beautiful winter season ahead in Calgary.

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13 Frozen Waterfalls to Visit in and Around Calgary During Winter

Spend a sunny winter day outdoors and use the opportunity to see some of the most stunning frozen waterfalls in and around Calgary (within 2 hours) and remember to bundle up and wear reliable hiking shoes when you go.

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Where to Go Snow Tubing in Alberta

We are known for winter fun in Alberta: skiing and snowboarding, skating, hockey, tobogganing, and multiple places across the province offer snow tubing! This unique and thrilling… Read more »

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15 Places to See Night Lights in Calgary

When the sun sets, the night lights begin. From bridges to buildings, some of these art displays light up the night year-round for Calgarians.

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Outdoor Winter Activities in and Around Calgary for Kids & Adults

There’s so much to do in and around Calgary during winter. From downhill skiing to finding the best viewpoints of the city, you’re sure to find something to do this winter in Calgary. Make the most of it with these outdoor activities during these short sunny days of winter.

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15 Places to Go On a Winter Walk in Calgary

Calgary is home to some of the largest urban parks in all of Canada. Even the winter weather can’t stop Calgarians from enjoying the beautiful nature of their city. Here are some of the best places to enjoy a walk in the snow.

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25 Things to Do in Drumheller during Winter

Not just for the dinosaurs (anymore) Drumheller, Alberta, is known as the “Dinosaur Capitol of the World” and it’s a unique place to explore any time of… Read more »

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25 Provincial Parks to Visit in Alberta during Winter

Never mind heading south. Who needs a tropical vacation when you live in a winter paradise? Don’t miss your chance to explore some of Alberta’s parks this… Read more »

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25 Date Ideas During Winter in Calgary

It’s winter in Alberta. It’s cold, we get it. That doesn’t mean every date night needs to be take-out and binging You on Netflix. Change it up with these 25 Winter Date Ideas in Calgary.

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15 Reasons to Visit Banff During Snow Days Festival

Banff is always waiting to welcome you for a getaway, but what better time to go than the Snow Days festival – a favourite of locals and… Read more »

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Learn to Ski and Snowboard for $25 at 80+ Ski/Snowboard Areas Across Canada

Want to ski or snowboard and don’t want to learn because lessons + rentals are usually very expensive? You can learn to ski or snowboard at participating… Read more »

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50+ Events & Festivals to Attend during Winter 2019-2020 in Calgary

Here are some fun events to attend this 2020 winter season in Calgary!

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Things to Do this Winter in Calgary

Get outdoors, and enjoy winter in all its glory this season. A list of winter activities, events and attractions to do in Calgary this winter season. Banff… Read more »

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Snowcat Sightseeing of Canadian Rockies – Winter Day Trip from Calgary

A must-do winter experience for the non-skier in Alberta!

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Guided adventures with SkiBig3 – 3 Day Canadian Signature Winter Getaway in Alberta

Experience Alberta’s three iconic ski resorts, Banff Sunshine, Mt Norquay and Lake Louise Ski Resort through the eyes of a local with SkiBig3’s Guided adventures and immersed in the… Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 2nd Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a weekend day trip or a getaway in Alberta for the week of Jan 11 to 13, 2019. 1. Take a Heater… Read more »

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Ice Sailing, and Ice Driving on Ghost Lake

Ghost Lake, a reservoir built on a section of Bow River, Alberta is a water sports paradise near Calgary. When old man winter arrives, the lake that has a water surface area of 11.6 km2 freezes in December and remains so, until April. Frozen surface of the Lake is conducive to many winter recreational activities including ice sailing.

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Ice Fishing Around Calgary

A list of Ice Fishing locations around Calgary, which are within 2 hours of driving from Calgary. The distances are calculated from downtown Calgary. Check AlbertaFishingGuide.com (user… Read more »