Banff is part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Get face-to-face with Rocky Mountain wildlife, from vintage stuffed bears and bighorn sheep to birds and bees, inside western Canada’s oldest natural history museum.
For the Innu, Inuit, and others, the landscapes of this outstanding natural region hold great cultural significance.
The traditional names of the park are Akami-uapishku, an Innu word meaning White Mountains across, and Kak Kasuak, a Labrador Inuit word for mountain.
Journey back in time to talk with a 19th century Métis settler about life on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River.
Imagine the shocking changes as the troops and warriors gathered and battle began to rage.
” in Inuvialuktun, protects more than 12,000 square kilometres of arctic lowlands on the north end of Banks Island.
The park encompasses a variety of landscapes from fertile river valleys to polar deserts, buttes and badlands, rolling hills, and bold seacoasts.
Hike alongside icy, thundering streams and amid wildflower-dotted meadows.Witness the bullet holes at the final battlefield of the Northwest Resistance of 1885 and learn more about how a traditional way of life changed forever as a new country began to form.Battle Hill National Historic Site is located on a rolling landscape in the valley of Battle Hill near Highway 2 (also known as Longwoods Road) west of Wardsville, Ontario.The pristine landscape of mountain tundra, marine coasts, boreal forests, islands and rivers are home to numerous boreal species.For thousands of years, ancient human cultures have also called this place home.