Celebrate the New Year taking advantage of the various activities you can do in and around our world class city. Grab your skates and head to Olympic Plaza, or how about the 500 ft. tobogganing ride at St. Andrew’s Park? January also brings Snow Days in Banff which hosts a 40ft ice climbing wall in downtown Banff.
With heaps of snow and fun-filled activities, Banff National Park knows how to do winter best! The Mountain Adventure Weekend, kicks off Snow Days with an adrenaline rush of exhilarating outdoor activities including the Ride & Slide, an ice playground and a 40ft ice climbing wall in downtown Banff! The Ice Magic Festival, is two weekends of icy fun.
Get your snow gear and explore some of the many great tobogganing hills located all around the city. Some of the best hills in Calgary are St. Andrews Park near the University of Calgary, which offers 500 ft. rides; Nose Hill Park located in the North West is great for smaller children; and Confederation Park located in the North East.