Kananaskis Country, Alberta’s Mountain Playground is a year-round playground and activities include Dog Sledding, Alpine & Nordic Skiing, Snowshoeing, Hiking, Mountain Biking and Fishing.
Imagine over 4,000 square kilometers of mountain parks and foothills yours to discover right at your doorstep. Kananaskis Country is located West & SouthWest of Calgary and borders the town of Canmore and Banff National Park. Kananaskis Country includes five provincial parks, four wildland provincial parks, one ecological reserve and several provincial recreation areas.
Kananaskis Country was officially dedicated as a protected area 25 years ago, a place where Albertans and visitors from all around the world can enjoy nature, renew one’s spirit and reconnect with wilderness.
Whether it is your first time to the Canadian Rockies, or you come here on a regular base, Kananaskis Country is a well kept secret mountain sanctuary for locals.
Kananaskis Country is a pleasant alternative or addition to a visit to the National Parks. Numerous Kananaskis-based companies offer guided services, outdoor adventures and activities to make the most of your visit.