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.

  • For news about the 2018 Mountain Festival or to submit information on your Communities or Organization’s celebrations, visit
  • To access stories about 2017’s Mountain Festival and for news about this year’s festival, visit Mountain Festival 2017.
  • To access a summary of events from the 2016 Festival: Mountain Festival 2016