Top 10 things to do in Golden. Nestled in the Canadian Rockies, Golden B.C. is surrounded by six of Canada’s most stunning national parks; Yoho, Glacier, Banff, Jasper, Kootenay and Mount Revelstoke. With a varied selection of activities to experience in spring, fall, winter and summer, including family-friendly activities, the friendly mountain town of Golden continues to be a perfect holiday destination from which to enjoy and explore attractions and activities in the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

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Glacier Raft Company

For 39 years Glacier Raft Company has been providing white water rafting trips on the Kicking Horse River, and other beautiful rivers around Golden B.C.

We do our best to have a minimal impact. Treading lightly on the environment is important to us. We love the water and the thrill it provides and we want to share it with you! Are you ready to live an adventure?

Dawn Mountain Nordic Centre

Dawn Mountain Nordic Centre

The Dawn Mountain Nordic Centre is located less than 1 km from the base of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. With a beautiful log chalet, lessons, rentals and regular grooming, Dawn Mountain is a must-visit for any winter vacation in Golden, BC.

We groom within 24 hours of snowfalls, and every weekend, to provide very good to excellent conditions.

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Kicking Horse Aviation

Kicking Horse Aviation. Sightseeing and Air Charter Services in Golden, British Columbia.

Kicking Horse Aviation is a locally owned and operated fixed wing charter operation offering scenic tours and custom charter flights in Golden BC. Set in the Columbia valley, you will have endless views of the Rocky mountains, Purcells, Selkirks and the Columbia wetlands.

golden skybridge

Golden Skybridge

The Golden Skybridge, located just outside of the town of Golden, B.C., will open to the public in June and be home to not one but two massive suspension bridges.

The newly constructed bridges, sitting at 130 and 80 metres high, respectively, have 360-degree views of of the surrounding mountains and showcase a 61-metre waterfall and a river in the canyon below.

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Mountain Biking in Golden

For downhill mountain biking enthusiasts, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort offers 3700 feet of vertical. Accessed by a gondola ride to the top you are then greeted with a wide range of downhill trails.

Above the lodges, the Mount 7 network has become a downhill mecca. With over 4,500 vertical feet of shuttle or heli-access riding, it is the prime place for big bikes.

higher ground mountain sports

Higher Ground Mountain Sports

Backcountry Specialist, Outdoor, SUP & bike store, that promotes & facilitates outdoor adventures. Catering to all who enter our doors, young & old.

At Higher Ground Mountain Sports our goal is to get as many people enjoying the outdoors as possible, on quality new rental gear!

“Life is a daring adventure that is Worth the Risk!”

kicking horse resort gondola

Kicking Horse Resort Gondola

Float above the clouds as you are whisked to 7,700 feet. Take in panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains, the Columbia River Wetlands and the quaint town of Golden.

Once at the summit, venture forth on a hike or simply soak up the endless mountain vistas from on top of the world or visit the Eagle’s Eye Restaurant for Lunch or a snack.

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Rocky Mountain Riders

Welcome to Rocky Mountain Riders! We are a Tour and Rental company in Golden, British Columbia, offering snowmobile tours and rentals during winter months, and ATV/Side-by-side tours and rentals in summer.

Our high performance equipment and qualified local guides ensure a first-rate experience, while the variety of terrain offers something for riders off all levels. If one of your favorite winter activities is snowmobiling, you’ve come to the right place.

rocky mountain buffalo ranch

Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch

Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage ~ Buffalo Tours. A working Buffalo & Guest Ranch. We offer educational buffalo tours daily May thru September.

We also offer year round accommodations in our fully furnished guest cottage and our peaceful cabin by the creek, Wagon in the Woods and Buffalero’s Bunkhouse in the Barn.

whitetooth brewing company

Whitetooth Brewing Company

Whitetooth Brewing Company crafts small batch Belgian-inspired and West Coast influenced beers in the town of Golden, BC. 

You can find our brewery nestled between the Purcell Range and the Rocky Mountains near the confluence of the Kicking Horse and Columbia Rivers. Our tasting room is open from 2pm until 10pm, everyday.


SKYDIVE EXTREME YETI is conveniently located in the beautiful mountain town of Golden, British Columbia. Extreme Yeti is the only tandem skydiving destination fortunate enough to be at the doorstep of world famous Calgary, GoldenBanff, Canmore, Jasper, Penticton, Kelowna and Lake Louise and also border 6 of Canada’s most scenic national parks: including Banff, Jasper, Glacier, Kootenay, Yoho, and Revelstoke.

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Together you and your professional skydiving instructor will pilot the parachute to the ground. After just 30 minutes of training you will be on your way to the experience of a lifetime. Please feel free to contact the school if you have questions or concerns regarding our safety record or any physical disability issues.

Skydiving is an exhilarating and intense adrenaline rush that can’t be described, you’ve just got to do it! So, you’re ready to skydive? Well, you’ve found the best place around to do it!


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All of our Tandem Masters and Jump Masters have been professionally trained and adhere to the guidelines set forth and regulated by the Canadian Sport Parachute Association.

Don’t miss out on the experience of a lifetime. Skydive with Extreme Yeti Adventures in the scenic mountain town of Golden, British Columbia – Located in the famous Canadian Rocky Mountains.

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