Mountain Memories

Welcome to Mountain Memories, a guide to adventure holidays in Alberta and the Rockies. We aim to provide intrepid travellers with all the information they need to have a fabulous vacation in Canada, making the most of all the available activities. Our informative articles are just the starting point, full of useful ideas, hints and tips. We hope you return to our page again and again, and that you make use of our suggestions.

Beautiful Alberta

This section provides some interesting ideas of where the most scenic aspects of Alberta can be found, and how to get the most from your time there. We look at the beautiful town of Banff and advise on where you can get the best view of the area. Discover which lake is one of the most photographed places in the Rocky Mountains.

Relax on Your Vacation

Your visit to Alberta may have been planned around the more adventurous activities, but there is always room for relaxation on holiday. In this section, we suggest where to enjoy the most peaceful recreation areas. Dining out can be a great way to relax, and here we reveal which is the region’s speciality food that should not be missed.

Fun Activities

Here, in this section, we discuss some fun activities, that families of all ages can enjoy. In particular, we look at the world-famous Calgary Stampede, the annual rodeo festival that attracts visitors from around the world, eager to take in all the entertainment. Children will enjoy a specially constructed dinosaur walk, and here, we tell you what to look out for, and where it is.

Adventure Holidays

Alberta is, of course, one of the best places in the world to experience some daring activities and adventures. In this section, we suggest some ideas for as to what shouldn’t be missed, including spectacular lakes and glaciers. Horse riding enthusiasts will be delighted with the many trails, and cyclists are not forgotten either.

Research and Plan

The key to a successful adventure holiday starts before you even set off. In this section, we advise as to what you need to research to get the best from your vacation. You may undoubtedly be surprised to learn how much of an impact the weather could have on your plans. Travel and transport need to be planned, and here we tell you as whether it is essential to have a car.

We hope you enjoy our exciting and informative articles, and that they help you to have a beautiful, thrilling adventure holiday in Alberta. Whether you are a first time visitor or a seasoned traveller, you are sure to learn some good advice. Alberta really does have something for everyone.