Explore the Rockies

Explore the Rockies in the safety of a group with an experienced guide. Choose from our many hikes and be introduced to beautiful destinations. Then take an intro backpacking overnight trip and learn the skills to be prepared for longer backcountry adventures.

Qualified and experienced guides. We hire experienced guides that have extensive knowledge of the area that you are travelling in. All guides carry remote communication devices and have wilderness first aid training.

Something for everyone. We offer a wide range of hike locations that vary in difficulty, in addition to interpretive hikes and multi-day hiking series that have a fitness component.


Select 'Browse programs' to see Outdoor Centre offerings/dates on the shared Active Living registration tool.



Our guided hikes are perfect for beginners or those wanting to be introduced to new trails in beautiful destinations. Learn skills and meet other hikers.



Join us on a group backpacking trip. Hike beautiful Alberta trails and stay in a backcountry campground. Learn skills or get tips from experienced guides.

Trail Reports

Kananaskis Country

Check recent trail reports and closures from Alberta Parks.

Kananaskis trail reports

Banff National Park

Check recent trail reports and closures from Parks Canada.

Banff trail report

Feeling lost? Take our map, compass and GPS courses. Leadership and Navigation


Mountain Conditions

Check recent conditions in the mountains as reported by professional guides.

Mountain Conditions report


Check detailed forecasts for a variety of mountains at different elevations.

Mountain Weather Forecast