News & Media

In conjunction with Alberta Images and Mooseprint Media, Summerthought has created a Facebook page. We don’t have any reason to post on a daily basis, but if something interesting is happening in the Canadian Rockies we’ll keep you posted. The page is at

Flooding has claimed one of our oldest vendors, Second Story Books in Canmore. At this point, the store’s future is uncertain, but we hope Heath and her staff all the best.

We don’t know who, but someone, somewhere, purchased the 250,000th copy of the Canadian Rockies Trail Guide in September 2012. Maybe you’ll bump into them on a fall hike in Larch Valley!


Mooseprint Books & Gifts opens in downtown Banff.

Wayne Lynch’s Canadian Rockies Wildlife for Kids, is a winner in the Children’s and Young Adult Book Award.


Quill & Quire calls Wayne Lynch’s Canadian Rockies Wildlife for Kids a “winning reference for middle-grade readers.

Calgary Sun article on the 100th anniversary of both the Banff Springs Golf Club and Course, with quotes from Summerthought publisher Andrew Hempstead on the celebrations and anniversary book.


Jasper’s The Skinny reviews Maligne Lake: The Jewel of Jasper National Park, the first book ever written on Maligne Lake.