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Calgary winter activities

Discover Winter Activities in Calgary

By RACHAEL FREY

Family winter activities Calgary

Take the kids and head to the nearby ski hills! Photo courtesy WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park

Calgary is known as the gateway to the Rockies, but there’s no need to leave the city to find outdoor activities in the winter. World-class Olympic sports facilities and a keen sense of seasonal nostalgia combine to create a variety of family-friendly cold weather fun.

OLD-FASHIONED ICE
Ice-skating is an integral part of Canadian cold-weather life, and while indoor rinks may be practical, nothing beats gliding across outdoor ice under the vast Prairie sky. (more…)

Winter Activities For The Whole Family at Heritage Park

By RACHAEL FREY

Heritage Park, family activities, winter activities, Christmas, Calgary attractions, kids activities

Photo: courtesy Heritage Park Historical Village

Calgary’s Heritage Park Historical Village is a turn-of-the-19th century Prairie village come to life. While the park’s historical village is closed until spring, plenty of family-friendly one-off events take place throughout the winter in the village and in Heritage Town Square. (more…)