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Ranked #1 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Ranchs; Landmarks
Owner description: Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage ~ Buffalo Tours. A working Buffalo & Guest Ranch. We offer educational buffalo... more » Owner description: Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch & Guest Cottage ~ Buffalo Tours. A working Buffalo & Guest Ranch. We offer educational buffalo tours daily May thru September and year round accommodations in our fully furnished guest cottage and our peaceful cabin by the creek. Make yourself at home, see buffalo in their natural social order, learn about them first hand, wander the ranch and our pristine river frontage on the beautiful Blaeberry River, and come Dog Sledding with us starting December 2014 !! « less
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Ranked #2 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Resort Communities; Mountains; Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Bodies of Water
Owner description: Kicking Horse has attracted rave reviews after just seven seasons for its awesome vertical, deep powder and spectacular... more » Owner description: Kicking Horse has attracted rave reviews after just seven seasons for its awesome vertical, deep powder and spectacular terrain mix. With an express gondola accessing over 4100 ft (1260m) of vertical, you’re bound to ski and ride an impressive feat of terrain comparable to only that of heli-skiing. Coupled with summer activities such as mountain biking, wildlife education, and alpine sightseeing, this is a place where the stories are almost too tall to believe. « less
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Ranked #3 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Bridges; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #4 of 34 attractions in Golden
Owner description: Golden Dog Sled Adventures is a small private dog sled touring business. Offering numerous options in tours and experiences... more » Owner description: Golden Dog Sled Adventures is a small private dog sled touring business. Offering numerous options in tours and experiences for all! Journey with us through the wilderness, along side beautiful rivers, and spectacular mountains. Feel like a true musher by helping harness the dogs and learning the commands. « less
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Ranked #5 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Traveler Resources
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Ranked #7 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Chatter Creek is one of Western Canada's largest and most spectacular powder cat skiing and heli skiing destinations!Chatter... more » Owner description: Chatter Creek is one of Western Canada's largest and most spectacular powder cat skiing and heli skiing destinations!Chatter Creek's cat skiing terrain spans 238 square kilometres, ranging from 1,500m (5,000 feet) elevation up to nearly 3,000m (10,000 feet). We've got some of the deepest, lightest, driest powder snow in the world. Best value on a backcountry destination! Our varied terrain encompasses a mix of tree skiing, vast alpine bowls and spectacular glaciers. The views of the Rockies to the East and the Columbia and Clemenceau ice fields are unparalleled.At any one time, this vast area is shared by no more than 36 skiers and boarders plus their 6 guides.Chatter Creek is only three hours away from Canada's fourth largest city Calgary.There are many places to cat ski but there is only one Chatter Creek! « less
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Ranked #8 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: The perfect day hike place for a picnic, some fly fishing or an overnight adventure this 90 min hike ends in a picturesque... more » Owner description: The perfect day hike place for a picnic, some fly fishing or an overnight adventure this 90 min hike ends in a picturesque lake nestled in the Alpine. « less
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Ranked #9 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The plaza in the centre of town. A beautiful place where people gather next to the timber frame pedestrian bridge. There... more » Owner description: The plaza in the centre of town. A beautiful place where people gather next to the timber frame pedestrian bridge. There flowers, a fountain, farmers market, concerts and a little outdoor pub steps away. « less
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Ranked #10 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Canyons; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Find your way to the new BC Hydro Power line right away and look down, down, down into this deep, deep, canyon. You might... more » Owner description: Find your way to the new BC Hydro Power line right away and look down, down, down into this deep, deep, canyon. You might even see mountain goats. « less
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Ranked #11 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: A quaint wilderness lake where you can take part in swimming, fishing and canoeing. Be careful on the rope swing its a crazy... more » Owner description: A quaint wilderness lake where you can take part in swimming, fishing and canoeing. Be careful on the rope swing its a crazy ride that is sure to make a splash. « less
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Ranked #12 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Nature and Parks
Owner description: At the confluence of the Columbia and the Kicking Horse Rivers you can rest at this little facility that provides parking,... more » Owner description: At the confluence of the Columbia and the Kicking Horse Rivers you can rest at this little facility that provides parking, picnic tables and washrooms. From here you can explore the beach or wander up the Rotary Trails to the old mill site or all they way though town to the canyon. « less
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Ranked #13 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Nature and Parks
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Ranked #14 of 34 attractions in Golden
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Mitten Lake is the most popular of 11 Ministry of Forests recreation sites located within Tree Farm License 14. It is very... more » Owner description: Mitten Lake is the most popular of 11 Ministry of Forests recreation sites located within Tree Farm License 14. It is very busy throughout the summer season and the second-highest use district site. Crowded camping conditions can be expected on weekends, as the lake is an important destination for residents from nearby Golden. The main site features a large dock, small beach boat launch area, « less
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Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
Owner description: An outdoor sports field's park perched on the local mountain bench called Selkirk Hill The facility includes four softball... more » Owner description: An outdoor sports field's park perched on the local mountain bench called Selkirk Hill The facility includes four softball diamonds positioned in the traditional clover design making a perfect venue for a multi-team event. Two soccer fields are also part of that part and be used in a variety of formats. « less
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Category: Nature and Parks
Owner description: Marl Creek Provincial Park protects remnant old growth forest and ecologically important wetland habitat along the western... more » Owner description: Marl Creek Provincial Park protects remnant old growth forest and ecologically important wetland habitat along the western shores of the Columbia River. The park is located immediately adjacent to the confluence of Waitabit Creek and the Columbia River and is on one of the last remaining natural stretches of the Columbia River. « less
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Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: The lake is located 20 km (44 mi) northwest of the community of Donald Station off of Highway 1. A small BCFS recreation site... more » Owner description: The lake is located 20 km (44 mi) northwest of the community of Donald Station off of Highway 1. A small BCFS recreation site and cartop boat launching facilities are provided. « less
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Category: Nature and Parks
Owner description: Parson Community Recreation Park is a year-round recreation park. In summer, visitors play tennis, baseball, beach... more » Owner description: Parson Community Recreation Park is a year-round recreation park. In summer, visitors play tennis, baseball, beach volleyball, shoot hoops on a half basketball court, and picnic. A regulation-sized skating rink and sledding hill is popular with families throughout the winter months. There is a warm-up building, outdoor picnic shelter, fire pit and lights for evening use of the rink. « less
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Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: At the camp, we have a lake suitable for canoeing and swimming off our anchored raft, 50 km of trails suitable for hiking or... more » Owner description: At the camp, we have a lake suitable for canoeing and swimming off our anchored raft, 50 km of trails suitable for hiking or mountain biking. « less
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Category: Farms; Landmarks
Owner description: Animal lovers and families in Golden during the summer months can stop by Red Barn Rare Breeds. The petting farm is open... more » Owner description: Animal lovers and families in Golden during the summer months can stop by Red Barn Rare Breeds. The petting farm is open daily and home to a collection of rare and endangered domestic breeds, including angora goats, pot-bellied pigs, Australian spotted ducks, Black Jersey Giant chickens, horses, sheep and more. « less
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Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
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Category: Bodies of Water; Nature and Parks
Owner description: Entrance this recreation site from the hamlet of Parson. Stay on the main Crestbrook Forest Service Road for 12 km . Turn... more » Owner description: Entrance this recreation site from the hamlet of Parson. Stay on the main Crestbrook Forest Service Road for 12 km . Turn right on to a narrow road which leads you to Wilbur Lake in a few hundred metres. « less
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