Retailers

Mountain Equipment Co-op

Canada’s Leading Supplier of Quality Outdoor Gear and Clothing

http://www.mec.ca

Track’n’Trail

Edmonton’s Outdoors Specialists

http://www.trackntrail.ca/

Campers Village

Outdoors Adventure Store

http://www.campers-village.com/store/

Skier’s Sportshop

Edmonton’s Serious Ski and Snowboard Shop!

http://www.skierssportshop.com/

Redbike

A Bicycle Store in Canada Selling Canadian Stuff to Canadians

http://www.redbike.ca/

Nautical Reach

Northern Alberta’s Favorite Source for Sailing and Paddling Products

http://www.nauticalreach.com/index.htm

Mountain Conditions

Canadian Avalanche Association

Avalanche Forecasts for the Mountains of Western Canada

http://www.avalanche.ca/

The Weather Network

The Source for Online and Wireless Weather Information

http://www.theweathernetwork.com/

The Weather Network

The Source for Online and Wireless Weather Information

http://www.theweathernetwork.com/

Environment Canada – Weather Office

Canada’s Source for Meteorological Information

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html

ACMG Mountain Conditions Reports

First-hand mountain conditions updates from the best in the trade.

http://www.acmg.ca/mcr/archives.asp

Guides & Instructors

ACMG

Association of Canadian Mountain Guides

http://www.acmg.ca

Centre for Outdoor Education

Your Four Season Liason to the Mountain Experience

http://www.COE.ca

Yamnuska

Guided Moutaineering, Rock and Ice Climbing, Hiking and Skiing in the Canadian Rockies

http://www.yamnuska.com/

Hela Ventures

Canoe instruction, guided trips and equipment rentals on the North Saskatchewan River.

http://www.helaventures.com/

Databases

Peakfinder

Peaks of the Canadian Rockies

http://www.peakfinder.com

Peakbagger

Resource for Summit-Focused Hikers, Climbers, and Mountain Lovers

http://www.peakbagger.com/

Bivouac

North American Mountain Encyclopedia

http://bivouac.com/default.asp

Canadian Topographic Maps

The federal government’s topo database. Topos for the entire country can be downloaded for free. With some simple photoshop you can create custom maps for your own trips.

http://ftp2.cits.rncan.gc.ca/pub/

Clubs

Alpine Club of Canada

Canada’s National Mountaineering Organization

http://www.alpineclubofcanada.ca/

Alpine Club of Canada – Edmonton Section

The Edmonton Section of the ACC

http://alpineclub-edm.org/

Camping

Jasper NP

Jasper National Park, Alberta

http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/ab/jasper/index_e.asp

Banff NP

Banff National Park, Alberta

http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/ab/banff/index_E.asp

Yoho NP

Yoho National Park, British Columbia

http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/bc/yoho/index_E.asp

Kootenay NP

Kootenay National Park, British Columbia

http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/bc/kootenay/index_E.asp