Work, school, pandemic, online everything … if anyone needs a vacation right now, it’s parents nearly two years into a pandemic! It might not be the time for most families to travel far away but it’s definitely time to vacation close to home and make some family memories. Make it merry in the Kananaskis Valley this Christmas, with fun and adventure around every corner. This holiday season is the perfect time to plan an escape!

Beautiful Accommodations

A great vacation starts with a beautiful place to stay and you have a number of options in the Valley. Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge is a modern getaway nestled amid the picturesque pines that’s been completely renovated to bring you a comfortable luxury where your family can relax and enjoy each other. You could find your mountain escape at Mount Engadine, nestled high in a mountain valley, and enjoy all your creature comforts with adventure on the doorstep. If you’re looking for a lovely adults-only getaway, check out Crosswaters Resort with their adult-only floors or pop out for a fun getaway to the Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino and enjoy a little indoor fun during the evenings!

And Memorable Fun

Just staying in a new place can be exciting for the kids, but there are also loads of great activities. This is Kananaskis Country, after all, home to the nature-lover and the adventure-seeker. There are miles of scenic trails for every ability only steps away from everywhere you stay. Find itinerary ideas to help plan your trip and enjoy the amazing scenery.

It might be winter, but only the bears hibernate in Kananaskis Country! Staying in the Valley gives you easy access to winter activities for all ages and skill levels, and adventures large and small. Plan a sleigh ride at Boundary Ranch and make those bells jingle this Christmas. Carve up the mountain with skiing and snowboarding at Nakiska Ski Area or explore the broad valley and experience the raw, expansive, and remote mountain beauty at the Fortress Mountain Resort. You can rent outdoor gear, like cross-country skis, snowshoes, or skates at Kananaskis Outfitters. Visit Santa’s reindeer and elves at the Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge and then end the day with a delicious dinner there! After all your adventuring, treat yourself to some rest and relaxation at the Kananaskis Nordic Spa.

Make some magical, Merry Kananaskis memories this holiday season! Whether your family is looking to just relax or hopes to discover a new adventure, you’ll find something to remember fondly this Christmas in the Kananaskis Valley. It’s a true winter wonderland!

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