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Ep. 111 Basecamp Resorts with Sky McLean

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Looking for a home away from home with hotel features, where nature and family are priority? So was Sky McLean, so she created it!! Basecamp Resorts will have you itching for adventure!

Sky McLean is the founder and CEO of Basecamp Resorts, properties that are renowned for offering guests epic mountain views, with modern amenities and top notch service. The company prides itself on providing a home away from home for guests. There are currently 10 properties under the Basecamp Resorts brand. Sky grew the brand from 1 to 10 properties in just 5 years. Sky is based in Canmore, Alberta – she is a huge outdoor enthusiast, and is an avid downhill skier, nordic skier, snowmobiler and mountain biker and has two young kids.

Basecamp Resorts: 

  • Inspired by AirBnB or VRBO, but with more regulations, so people could know what they were going to get
  • Stack townhomes with different amounts of rooms
  • Home away from home, but with hotel-like features, such as hot tubs, and more
  • Nature is priority there – easy access. Locations prime for this!! Trails, skiing, biking, and more
  • Perfect spot for all types of vacations!! Priority is the experience.

    Locations of currently open Basecamp Resorts properties include: 

  • 5 properties in Canmore, AB – Basecamp Resorts Canmore, Basecamp Suites Canmore, Basecamp Lodge Canmore, Northwinds by Basecamp,  Lamphouse by Basecamp
  • 1 property in Banff, AB – Basecamp Suites Banff
  • 1 property in Lake Louise, AB – Baker Creek by Basecamp
  • 1 property in Golden, BC – Basecamp Lodge Golden
  • 1 property Revelstoke, BC – Basecamp Resorts Revelstoke
  • 1 premium campground in Kananaskis, AB – Sundance by Basecamp

It’s not about pushing kids. It’s about exposing them to it and allowing them to call the shots! Share your passions with your kids, and bring snacks!


Instagram: @skymclean  @basecampresorts


Thank you to Morrison Outdoors for sponsoring today’s podcast! Find more at: Use code FREECANADA within Canada from March 1-March 31, 2023 for free shipping on orders over $50!

Today’s Host: @adriannaadventures & @laurenrodycheberle from @kidswhoexplore
Production: @kpmediaproductions. Music: @michaelferraro_music