Learn More About Golden
Not only is Golden a place of spectacular scenery but it is an authentic mountain town offering a rich history and plenty of cultural experiences.
Located in one of the most beautiful places on the face of the earth. Golden is near six of the most stunning National Parks Canada has to offer (Banff, Glacier, Jasper, Kootenay, Mount Revelstoke and Yoho).
This place has long been well loved and well used by explorers. For those searching for pure unrefined adventure, Golden is the perfect year-round destination to experience and create your own adventures.
Get out and experience our nearby six national parks (Banff, Glacier, Jasper, Kootenay, Mount Revelstoke and Yoho).
Our three mountain ranges (Canadian Rockies, Selkirk and Purcell) have several sled zones for fantastic snowmobiling, resort skiing at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, cat and heli skiing, Nordic skiing, ski touring, ice climbing, snowboarding during the colder months and then are transformed in the warmer months to a hiking, biking, climbing and mountaineering mecca.
During the winter our 2 historic rivers (The Columbia and Kicking Horse) are frozen but then come to life in Spring with wildlife. Experience canoeing, paddle boarding, kayaking, rafting and fishing or just enjoy the steady flow.thenticity, we invite you to discover Golden’s natural elements.
See what else Golden has to offer on the Tourism Golden Website.
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