Building a Coffee Empire in the BC Rocky Mountains

Building a Coffee Empire in the BC Rocky Mountains, Invermere, British Columbia

The woman who built a coffee empire from a small town in rural British Columbia. Elana Rosenfeld was not even remotely prepared for her first wholesale orders.

Kicking Horse Coffee, a Canadian firm she had started with her partner Leo Johnson was getting some orders from gourmet stores in Calgary, Alberta, 172 miles (277km) away from their base in the tiny town of Invermere in British Columbia’s Rocky Mountains.

They didn’t have any cardboard boxes to pack the […]

By | December 16th, 2015|BC Rockies, Business, Invermere|0 Comments

Rafting and Camping on the Kicking Horse River

Alpine Rafting, Kicking Horse River, Golden, British Columbia

Rafting and Camping along the Kicking Horse River in Golden, British Columbia go hand in hand during the summer months. Thousands of rafters flock to the Kicking Horse River for Western Canada’s biggest whitewater. Designated as BC’s First Heritage River, the Kicking Horse River is an adventure not to be missed.

The Kicking Horse River boasts something for everyone, from family floats in majestic Yoho National Park to running the glacier-fed whitewater rapids of the Lower […]

By | April 5th, 2015|BC Rockies, Popular|0 Comments