Winsport Olympic Park
Experience the thrill of being hurled down a bobsleigh run with 14 turns at speeds of up to 120 km per hour, or soak up some Olympic history at Winsport's Canada Olympic Park. You can also brush up on your ski stance before heading out to the Canadian Rockies resorts. Another must-see polar experience is the Calgary Zoo's penguin exhibit.
Test your courage on the Olympic Bobsleigh and Luge facilities. Visit the Olympic Hall of Fame.
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday plus holidays (including Christmas break): 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Drop into the Super Pipe - the largest pipe in Western Canada and home to Canada's Slope Style Team. Practice your mogul motion on the Mogul Pitch.
3 chairlifts, 4 magic carpets
Winsport Canada Olympic Park is on the western edge of Calgary. You can see the 1988 Ski Jumps from many places in Calgary.
From downtown Calgary head west on the TransCanada Highway. Turn south into the park on Canada Olympic Road SW.
Calgary International Airport welcomes visitors from Canada and around the world. Car rental agencies are within the airport complex, bus service, taxi and shuttles are all available.