CALGARY, ALBERTA — Whether schussing the slopes with your loved one or enjoying a gourmet meal, in an intimate setting overlooking the mountains vistas, is what you are looking for; celebrate Valentine's Day in the Canadian Rockies, as it is sure to provide lasting memories.
Bring that someone special to Kimberley Alpine Resort this weekend. For an evening to remember, dine at The Club at Trickle Creek for special pre-Valentine's dinner on February 13 or a romantic Valentines dinner on February 14. This intimate setting overlooks the snow-covered golf course and is complete with soft acoustic music, to set the mood. Reservations are required and can be made at 250-427-5004. For something a bit more al fresco, the Trickle Creek Winter Adventure Park is offering horse-drawn sleigh rides, from 5 to 8 pm.
In Fernie, Minnie Mouse will be on the slopes, February 14 to ensure everyone gets a valentine, complete with Hershey's chocolate kisses. Looking for some unique ways to celebrate the day? Take your sweetheart on an evening Torchlight Run & BBQ, a horse-drawn sleigh ride, an evening snowshoe and fondue, or be sure to make a reservation at one of Fernie's great restaurants. For more information, or to book one of these activities, contact Guest Services at 250-423-4655.
Looking for more hugs & kisses? Then stop by Lake Louise Ski Area and get your share of the chocolate variety. After enjoying the slopes with your loved one, relax by the fire with a warm drink, or continue to explore the outdoors with a horse-drawn sleigh ride at Lake Louise, or perhaps, ice skating on the lake. Romantic dinners are available at wonderful restaurants in Chateau Lake Louise, the Post Hotel or the Lake Louise Station. Reservations are recommended.
Steal away for Romance at The Fairmont Resorts of the Canadian Rockies. Spend the day skiing or riding the slopes of Lake Louise Ski Resort; Spend the night in a castle surrounded by snow - capped peaks. Package includes one night accommodation at either The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise or Fairmont Banff Springs and one day skiing or riding at Lake Louise Ski Resort. Package starts at $174 CAD ($139 USD) per person and is valid February 13-15, 2004.