Banff National Park

This Bison Calf Is The First Of Its Kind In 140 Years

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2017 | Canada Alberta

Welcome to the world, tiny one.

Bodies Of Boston Snowshoers Found In Banff Avalanche Site

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Alberta

The were presumed dead after they failed to check out of their hotel.

2 American Snowshoers Presumed Dead In Lake Louise Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2017 | Canada Alberta

Avalanche conditions were listed as high.

100 Years Later, Bison Roam Banff Once Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada Alberta

They'll be watched for the next 16 months, before being released into a larger territory.

Conservationists Worried About Free Entry To Canada's Parks In 2017

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.02.2017 | Canada

There are concerns about how more tourists may affect the ecological integrity of some of the more popular parks.

Winter In Banff Is As Magical As Everyone Says It Is

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 11.15.2016 | Canada Alberta

There's no better place to have a quintessential Canadian winter.

1 Dead After Tour Bus Rolls Down Embankment In Banff

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Alberta

The person who was injured was flown to hospital.

'Split Lip' Grizzly Gives Banff Hikers A Scare

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Alberta

The 225-kilogram grizzly ate another bear last fall.

Whirling Disease Spotted In Fish For The First Time In Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

Whirling disease is caused by a parasite.

2nd Wolf Killed In Banff National Park

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

The three remaining wolves in the pack are doing well.

'Bold' Wolf Forces Closure Of 2 Banff Campgrounds

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Alberta

People are being relocated to other campgrounds in the mountain parks.

5 Reasons To Visit Banff National Park This Fall

DiscountMyFlights.ca | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Travel
DiscountMyFlights.ca

September is the height of fall in Banff National Park. The world's third-oldest national park is at its least crowded and arguably its most picturesque in September and early October, but the cool winter temperatures come quickly, and waiting too long to plan a visit can mean you're too late. The following are five reasons why you shouldn't hesitate to visit Banff National Park this fall.

Bitzy The Chihuahua Survives 5 Days Lost In The Rockies

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.14.2016 | Canada Alberta

She weighs just two pounds.

Wolf Killed After Encounter With Campers In Banff National Park

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

The animal got into a cooler.

Banff National Park Gets Spring Snowfall Warning

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.11.2016 | Canada Alberta

Snow way.

Summer Adventure Awaits At Canada's Best Ski Resorts

Flight Network | Posted 04.20.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

When you hear the names "Whistler-Blackcomb" or "Sunshine Village," you probably don't think about summer. June, July and August may not be the best months to throw on your snow gear and conquer the steeps, but they are the best months for action-packed thrills, sightseeing and adventuring at your favourite ski resorts.

Banff's Most Badass Grizzly Is Tougher Than You Think

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 04.13.2016 | Canada Alberta

Getting hit by a train? This bear don't care.

Banff National Park To Get $39 Million In Federal Funding

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.21.2016 | Canada Alberta

Banff is Canada's most popular national park and welcomed 3.8 million visitors last year.

Prepare Yourself, Banff. Grizzlies Are Coming.

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 03.08.2016 | Canada Alberta

The bears are out of hibernation.

Giant Herds Of Bison Could Roam Banff National Park

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 02.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

The last wild bison was spotted in Banff in 1883.

Still Life Is Still Alive, Just Ask Artist Mark Clintberg

The Banff Centre | Posted 02.18.2017 | Canada Alberta
The Banff Centre

The Calgary-based artist is making it his mission to celebrate and reclaim the forgotten genre by proving that still life is, well, still alive. In his own work, Clintberg makes use of the still form while exploring the relationship between public places and our feelings.

2015 Marked A Turning Point For Canadian Nature Conservation

Dan Kraus | Posted 01.19.2017 | Canada Impact
Dan Kraus

After years of steady, but slow, steps in nature conservation, our collective stride seems to have lengthened in 2015. We still need to act on commitments to create more terrestrial and marine protected areas. We still have Canadian species that are at risk of disappearing. We still have parks and protected areas that need to be buffered and better connected.

Canada's Top 5 Family-Friendly Ski Resorts

Allison Eberle | Posted 12.30.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

Wherever you're located throughout the vast country of Canada, it's likely there's a quality, family-friendly ski area within reach. Make this winter one of the best ever -- and save big bucks in the process -- by staying close to home.

Ontario Tourists Luck Out With Bear After Doing Everything Wrong

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2015 | Canada Alberta

Hilary Grant and her friend were on a hike when they spotted a female grizzly from a distance.

Grizzly Bear Eats Grizzly Bear In Banff National Park

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 11.04.2015 | Canada Alberta

The collar of a bear known as "Split Lip" was found near the carcass of a smaller bear.