Here in Golden we say 'tame the horse'.
Golden is the perfect place for Skiing and Snowboarding. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is one of the best ski resorts in the Canadian Rockies along famous powderhighway. The Eagles Eye Restaurant on top of the gondola is the highest restaurant in Canada.
Kicking Horse Ski Resorts offers many different levels all the way up to double black runs for the extreme skiers.
Whether you are a beginner or a pro rider - everybody loves Kicking Horse Mountain with it’s champagne powder.
Golden is also a paradise for cross-country skier. There are many groomed cross country trails, skating and classic. There are also many options for creating your own tracks through the Kicking Horse Valley.
As a serious skier who is searching for the best mountains in Canada and the Rockies, you absolutely right in Golden. Tourism Golden offers a lot of informations and helps you to plan your perfect backcountry experience.
A truly special canadian experience is to explore the backcountry by dogsled.
Enjoy the majestic scenery of the Canadian Rockies!
Golden has an own ice rink. During the winter you can watch the game from the local team – the Golden Rockets. Hockey is the Canadian's favorite sport. The games are big events.