Icefields ParkwaySafely explore the Columbia Icefield world of millwells, seracs and crevasses 130 km north of Lake Louise with naturalist Peter Lemieux
Attractions & Tours
Kananaskis Country, KananaskisGuided interpretive hikes in Kananaskis. Half day (9:30 am and 1 pm; $69, $59 yth); full day with lunch (9:30
1 Whitehorn Rd, Lake LouiseThe 2017 World Ski Awards ‘Best Ski Resort in Canada’ is north of the Trans-Canada Hwy near Lake Louise Village, 40
N side of Hwy 1 across from Lake Louise Village, Lake LouiseFourteen-min gondola or chairlift ride rises over grizzly bear habitat to 2088 m (6850 ft) on Mt Whitehorn ($35, 6-15
Icefield Base: Cline River between Lake Louise and Jasper, Hwy 11, 25 minutes east the Icefields Parkway., Cline River HeliportHigh alpine world of glaciers, icefields, waterfalls, lakes, and peaks that can only be explored by helicopter. Tours (20-55 min, $199-$679)
2000 Silvertip Tr, CanmoreDesigned by Les Furber, a stunning 5100-7200 yard, 18-hole mountain course with 600 ft of elevation change, hanging tees and
109, 829 10 St, CanmoreExpert instructors and well trained, authentic huskies; mountain adventures on frozen lake and forest trails. Dog and sled handling instruction
405 Spray Ave, BanffLuxury resort spa with 3 waterfalls, whirlpools, indoor swimming pool, mineral pool, outdoor heated pool, fireplace lounges, saunas, inhalation and
50 Lincoln Pk, CanmoreSummer: Trips and lessons with ACMG certified guides. Half and full day outdoor rock climbing from $125 with gear and
91 Bow Valley Tr, CanmoreTours (12-30 min, $124-$299) to Three Sisters peaks and Mt Assiniboine. Private tour, $849/2 people.
GoldenKicking Horse Classic ($125) from calm to class 4. Afternoon Whitewater ($95) runs big rapids of the Classic. Ultimate Whitewater ($135; cataraft
65 minutes W of Banff via Hwy 1,Guided wilderness ATV tours with snacks; ride your own machine (passengers half price). Forest & Falls waterfalls, historic trappers cabin,
Off Hwy 1, 30 min west of Lake Louise, Lake LouiseThree dual ziplines descend the mountain and cross the Kicking Horse River. Short trail and ramp interpretive walks between ziplines
225 Bear St (beside Lux Theatre), BanffNorco full suspension, 29ers and hard tail mountain bikes, carbon fibre road, steel frame touring and kids’ bikes $5-$16 hr,
211 Bear St., BanffSee a Calgary Flames professional NHL ice hockey game. Tours include round-trip motorcoach transport from Banff or Canmore, on-board guide
Bison Courtyard, 211 Bear St, BanffSummer: Rafting, canoe rentals, cruise, sightseeing, wildlife tours, kayaking, climbing, fishing, heli-tours/hiking, horse rides, hot springs, sightseeing lifts, kennel tour,
Bison Courtyard, 211 Bear St, BanffFront and full suspension Marin mountain bikes ($14/$16 hr, $42/$55 day) and cruiser bikes ($12 hr, $35 day) with helmet,
211 Bear St, BanffNew and late model gear. CCM Skates, Tubbs snowshoes and ice walking cleats ($15). Rossignol waxless x-c ski package ($20).
Dock, end of Wolf St, BanffCanoe and kayak rentals. Voyageur Canoe Tours. Banff Canoe Docks, Corner of Wolf St. and Bow Ave., Banff.
End of Wolf St, BanffCanoe, kayak, stand-up paddleboard, and wetsuit rentals. Paddle gentle sections of the Bow River or Forty Mile Creek into Vermilion