ACTIVITIES

Whether it's spring, summer, fall or winter, Banff National Park always has something awe-inspiring to do after work or on your days off. Alberta is a nature-lovers paradise and we love that we can explore the Canadian Rockies right from our back door.

SUMMER IN BANFF

There is no shortage of things to do in Banff during the summer months. Banff National Park is well known for some of the best hiking trails in Canada and being host to glacier-fed lakes like Lake Moraine and Lake Louise, is world famous for Canoeing, Kayaking and Stand-up Paddle Boarding. But that's not all, we also have some of the best front-country and back-country camping in the country along with incredible fishing, mountain biking and golfing. 

  • Hiking

  • Camping

  • Fishing

  • Mountain Biking

  • Golfing

  • Tennis

  • Swimming

  • Canoeing

  • Kayaking

  • Rafting

  • Boat Tours

  • Horseback Riding

  • Helicopter Tours

WINTER IN BANFF

Banff National Park is frequently referred to as a "Winter Wonderland" on account of the plethora of winter activities you have access to. The most notable, being home to three award-winning ski resorts all within an hour drive (Sunshine Village, Mt. Norquay & Lake Louise Ski Resort). But skiing isn't the only thing Banff is known for, it also has incredible cross country ski and snowshoe trails, ice skating and hockey games on some of the most scenic lakes in Canada and excursions like dog sledding and snowmobile tours (outside of the park).

  • Downhill Skiing

  • Snowboarding

  • Snowshoeing

  • Cross Country Skiing

  • Ice Skating

  • Tobogganing

  • Sleigh Rides

  • Dog Sledding

  • Ice Fishing

  • Snowmobile Tours

  • Tubing

YEAR ROUND ACTIVITIES

During what the locals call "shoulder season", Banff still offers incredible experiences to keep you busy all year long. The area is known for their hot springs, award-winning Nordic spas, wildlife viewing, northern lights spotting and a bustling town with more than 20 bars and restaurants.

  • Hot Springs

  • Spas

  • Gondolas

  • Wildlife Viewing

  • Nature Tours

  • Historic Sites

  • Museums

  • Art Galleries

  • Music, Theatre, and Film

  • Recreation facilities

  • Bowling

  • Northern Lights Watching

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