Kananaskis Country and Canmore
Things to Do, Activities & Adventure Guide
Kananaskis Country, also called K-Country by local Albertans, is a pristine place. Covering over 4,000 square kilometers of the eastern slopes of the Canadian Rockies, Kananaskis borders the town of Canmore and Banff National Park.
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. Almost every outdoor enthusiast will be able to enjoy activities in all seasons.
Whether it is your first time to the Canadian Rockies, or you come here on a regular base, Kananaskis Country is a must see, often kept as a secret mountain sanctuary for locals, away from the masses that visit neighboring Banff National Park.
Kananaskis Country is Canmore's backcountry and more and more visitors to Canmore discover Kananaskis Country as a pleasant alternative or addition to a visit to the National Parks. Numerous Canmore, Banff and Kananaskis-based companies which are featured on this website offer guided services, outdoor adventures and activities to make the most of your visit and enjoy a safe outdoor experience.
Fly Fishing, Golf Courses, Hiking Trails and Guides, Horseback Riding, Mountain Biking, Holistic Adventures, Team Spirit Building, Spa and Fitness, Restaurants and Dining, Rafting, Canoeing, Western Barbecues are just some of the Activities you can enjoy in Canmore & Kananaskis Country.
Cross-Country Skiing at the Canmore Nordic Centre, Alpine Skiing at Nakiska Ski Resort, Dogsledding in the Spray Valley, Snowshoeing Tours, Caving. Winter is a wonderful time to explore the outdoors and stimulate your senses.