HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Golden / Kicking Horse Mountain Resort - From restaurants to ridges around Golden and Kicking Horse.

Arriving via the main arterial Trans Canada Highway into Golden, you are entering into an outdoor enthusiast's paradise. Situated at the confluence of the mighty Columbia and the smaller Kicking Horse rivers, Golden is a town presently short on aesthetics but great on opportunity. A railroad, lumber town is gradually being transformed into a tourist mecca.

The tourist information office gives you all the detail you need whatever your interests. In summer there is golf, white water rafting, horse riding, hiking, hang gliding and a host of other activities. Good eating places abound and are good value for money. Probably the best is 'The Cedar House' about 5km south of town.

In summer or winter you have the option of visiting and/or staying at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. This is a relatively new resort having been in operation for just eight years, but with plans to rival the best that Canada can offer. It has a vertical just slightly less than Whistler but in winter the terrain is a worthy challenge for any snow sport enthusiast. Three large bowls are separated by ridges with appropriate names; Terminator, Redemption and CPR. At the top of the gondola at 7,700 feet you enter The Eagles Eye, Canada's highest mountain restaurant and the winner of numerous awards for great food and value. In winter enjoy the normally excellent powder conditions. In summer the trails are opened up for mountain bike enthusiasts.

KHMR has good eating places, particularly Corks at the Copper Horse Lodge. The Highland Lodge with its 'Local Hero' pub is a fun place for après ski drinks.

Two 'must does'; visit the Grizzly Bear refuge on Kicking Horse Mountain and stop off at the Northern Lights Wolf Sanctuary in the nearby Blaeberry valley.

You will hear a lot about Kicking Horse. Visit now so that you can talk with experience and enthusiasm.

Written by Keith Rees - Owner of Property 62766 in Golden, Canada

Wonderful! 4.8/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #754997vb
24
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(56 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Condo #210084vb
56
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(33 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
Chalet #774501vb
33
Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(37 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Condo #415230vb
37
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(45 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Townhome #422652vb
45
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Condo #650470vb
21
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #740820vb
14
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Condo #808943vb
19
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 11
House #656040vb
22
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Chateau / Country House #684674vb
18
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(36 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 11
House #253486
36
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 15
House #320017vb
16
Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(43 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 9
House #3176827
43
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 13
House #633683vb
20
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(52 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 15
Chalet #422432vb
52
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(46 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Townhome #3968852
46
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #736542vb
19
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(29 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Townhome #444629vb
29
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
Chalet #633602vb
25
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
Lodge #725464vb
24
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Condo #860797vb
21
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #4079518
19
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Apartment #493043vb
24
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(52 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 16
House #244533
52
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(30 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
Chalet #302401vb
30
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Cabin #568694vb
15
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #4070392
14
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Bungalow #838301vb
5
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #844934vb
9
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 10
Townhome #899061vb
6
  • 6 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #3861591
32
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(8 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 12
Chalet #625465vb
8
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Townhome #497412vb
18
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Condo #219702vb
22
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Chalet #640425vb
14
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #3900440
14
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 14
Cabin #700101vb
11
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(24 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cabin #506761vb
24
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(53 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #319702vb
53
Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #251763vb
14
Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 8
Chalet #640950vb
19
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Condo #965953vb
2
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(16 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 16
House #3844828
16
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(23 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Chalet #949193
23
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 10
Townhome #908469vb
5
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 12
House #781352vb
3
Exceptional! 5/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #816596vb
13
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Chalet #4205859
2
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #791558vb
9
Excellent! 4.5/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
  • 6 BR
  • 5 BA
  • Sleeps 18
House #974402vb
6
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 - 50 of 118

Golden Holiday Homes & Chalets (118)