224 Banff Ave, BanffSelf-guided walk to art galleries, museums and cultural sites. Free Explore Banff Arts & Culture guide/map at Banff Visitor Centre.
Guided Hikes & Walks
CanmoreGuided walks Gerry Stephenson’s Mine Tours with a former mine engineer Grassi Lakes Hike history and geography Self-guided Historical Downtown
Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore & KananaskisSee visitor centres for trail suggestions and backcountry camping permits. Backpacking gear rentals Bactrax, 225 Bear St, 403-762-8177 GearUp, 1302
Kananaskis Country, KananaskisGuided interpretive hikes in Kananaskis. Half day, full day and survival skills hikes are available. Full day hikes include lunch.
Banff, Lake Louise, Canmore & KananaskisCertified mountain guides offer safe backcountry tours from glacier traverses to ice and rock climbs. Multi-day, hut-to-hut trips, mountaineering courses
Off Hwy 1, 8 km (5 mi) west of Banff townsite. , BanffRide the Sightseeing Gondola Fri-Mon or the Alpine Shuttle Tues-Thurs to Sunshine Village. Then take Standish chairlift to an alpine
Hwy 1, 30 km (19 mi) W of Lake Louise, Field505-million-year-old fossils challenge Darwin theories. Burgess Shale Geoscience Foundation runs vigorous 7- and- 11-hr tours to restricted access Walcott Quarry
224 Banff Ave, BanffFive self-guided tours: Downtown Discovery, Cemetery Circuit, Culture Cruise, Whyte Wander and Further Forays. Total of 42 heritage residences, museums,
BanffDaily Guided Hikes Easy: Sunshine Meadows, Johnston canyon, Grotto canyon and Emerald Lake Moderate: Stanley Glacier, Larch Valley and Lake