International Mountain Day


To celebrate the UN designated, “International Mountain Day” on December 11th, the Canadian Mountain Network hosts an annual Mountain Festival at the University of Alberta. In 2016, in partnership with various municipalities, the Canadian Mountain Network hosted a livestream of International Mountain Day events across the country.

  • To access stories about last year’s festival and for news about this year’s festival, visit
  • To access a summary of events from the 2016 Festival: Mountain Festival 2016
  • For information regarding events related to Mountain NCE Planning and Initiatives, click here.