In Banff National Park, a unique climbing experience awaits on Mount Norquay’s Via Ferrata. Italian for Iron Road, it takes hiking to a new level – and if you can climb a ladder you can climb the Via Ferrata. Ride up to the site on an open chairlift and watch for wildlife. Experienced guides at the top will provide an in-depth safety orientation and all the gear you need. Using a an anchoring system of cables and ladders you’ll conquer the pitches and cross a suspension bridge to be literally on top of the world.
At the Banff Gondola, you'll see more mountains in a moment than most see in a lifetime. Ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain to experience a stunning bird's eye view of six mountain ranges. Witness breathtaking views in every direction from one of several observation decks. Discover a 1 km interpretive Summit Walk to a national historic site. This exhilarating activity is open year-round and is a must-do on your trip to the Canadian Rockies.
Renowned for its panoramic beauty, Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course in Alberta is a captivating and challenging layout set in the heart of Canada's Rocky Mountains.
Build a connection to a World Heritage Site on this trademark sightseeing tour as you visit Banff's landmarks and historic places. See and learn about wildlife behaviour habitat and their winter survival adaptations.
Trek down to the valley and lead your horse across the Spray River. You’ll ride along the base of Mount Rundle – where you can get a view of both the towns of Banff and Canmore. You’ll continue on to the roaring Bow Falls before heading back.
Fantastic opportunity to do our ever popular Foothills and Glaciers Tour. This tour features almost 800km of gravel riding. All-inclusive, Honda CB500X, insurance (not travel insurance), food, fuel, accommodation, luggage, camping gear, safety supplies and support truck. Mention Travel Alberta to secure this discount.
Mountain guiding service. Specializing in custom ice rock alpine climbing mountaineering via ferrata ski touring and expedition style trips. Banff based and in business for 20 years.
Since the early 1900s the Brewster family has shared their love of the breathtaking Canadian Rockies with visitors from around the world. As the oldest outfitting company in Alberta, Brewster Adventures offers a unique and knowledgeable perspective on Banff National Park. Embark on a backcountry adventure and ride the historic Horse Drive trail to the Brewster Company Ranch. Attend a famous Western BBQ and Barn Dance. Or, admire the spectacular scenery on a trail ride, or winter sleigh ride in Lake Louise.
Take a guided tour of banff learn a little something of it's history while having a great time. Banff Rickshaw offers a number of different packages to suit all needs. Check out our website for more information on what we have to offer.
Join Erin Evans for a week of Mysore style Yoga. Each morning will begin with a 1/2 hour led meditation and breath practice followed by self-directed practice. Monday will begin with a led primary series class but each sequential class after will be self-led. You will be given sheets to follow if the sequence is unfamiliar, by the end of the week you will no longer need the sheet (hopefully). This style of practice is great for those who want to develop a home practice or are interested in learning more about yoga. All levels welcome. Monday to Friday. 6:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Sarah Harmer possesses one of the most distinctive voices of the Canadian rock and folk music scenes. In just over a decade, she has established herself among the pantheon of legendary female songwriters this country has produced, her name spoken in the same breath as Joni Mitchell, Sarah McLachlan, Sylvia Tyson, and Kate & Anna McGarrigle.Catch Sarah in the beautiful outdoor Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 23!
Join us as faculty and participants from the An Improviser’s View of Notated Music combine Igor Stravinsky’s classic work, L’Histoire du Soldat (The Soldier’s Tale), now approaching its centennial, with a team of young improvisers who will create improvised responses to it.