Northwest Calgary

Northwest Calgary
Northwest Calgary
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Northwest Calgary

Located minutes from Calgary's best attractions with quick access to Banff and the Canadian Rocky Mountains
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Headed to the Canadian Rockies? Don’t miss out on a dynamic city with an ever-changing list of things to see and do. Calgary has emerged as a must-visit culinary destination with a vibrant arts and culture scene, lively outdoor festivals and world class attractions.

Only an hour’s drive from Banff, Northwest Calgary is the perfect spot to stay to get ready for your visit to the mountains, or as a stop to enjoy some of the country’s most iconic experiences that you can’t pass by.

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Road tripping to the Canadian rocky mountains
Lake Morraine Rocky Mountains

Travel Tips

Before & after your Rockies trip

Gear up and wind down in the city with these tips on where to get your gear before your trip, or decompress in the city after a memorable mountain day.

Read tips from the pros! 

Family Attractions

10 Things Families Love in Calgary

Start your Canadian Rockies adventure in the city with family friendly activities in Calgary that you will never forget. Visit the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo, see the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth at the Calgary Stampede, or take the kids to an amusement park.

Learn more about Calgary's top 10 favourite family activities.

Calaway Park bumper boat ride