Canada's creative leader in arts and culture, The Banff Centre is a globally recognized educational institution and conference facility.
Chateau Mountain Sports is an independent retail store. Open 7 days a week, this location offers clothing, footwear and accessories you'll need for many adventures in the mountains of Banff National Park. Featuring great brands such as Spyder, Patagonia, The North Face, Black Diamond, Canada Goose, Dale of Norway, Dakine, Icebreaker, Oakley, Sorel, Salomon, Buff and more.
Canoeing on the Bow River is the quintessential Canadian activity; a peaceful way to explore Banff National Park. Rent a canoe, kayak or SUP from the Banff Canoe Club, or join one of our Interpretive Guided Big Canoe Tours where you will be entertained with stories of the past, the history of canoeing and interesting local facts. No paddling experience is necessary. The canoe docks can be found just a short walk from downtown Banff.
Experience the world-famous Spirit Island located on Maligne Lake aboard an interpretive boat cruise. Discover Maligne Lake’s tranquil waters and witness one of the most photographed locations in the Rockies. Save up to 10% when you book in advance (48 hrs+ before arrival). Some restrictions apply, see website for details.
Wind through Rocky Mountains picturesque landscapes on a two-hour rafting ride with Chinook Rafting. Located just 45 minutes from Calgary and Banff, these class 2-3 rapids are perfect for families and novice rafters. Save 10% by using coupon code ONLINE2SAVE and booking online seven days or more in advance.
Hiking in the Canadian Rockies is an experience of pure adrenaline and delight. Package includes overnight accommodation and hiker's boxed lunch for two. Valid until October 13, 2019. Rates are based on availability and subject to change.
Join Powder Guides on the famous Wapta Traverse, the ultimate hut to hut ski tour in the Canadian Rockies. The Wapta Icefields spread for many miles north along the continental divide from the Lake Louise area. With vast glaciers, easy peaks and a well placed hut system, the area is perfect for a great ski traverse. Join them today.
Banff's Hawgwild Fly Fishing Guides welcomes you to Banff fly fishing trips and ice fishing tours near Banff Alberta Canada. Let's go fishing on the wild blue waters of the Bow River! G. Loomis fly and spin rods, all the flies, lures and tackle, breathable waders and wading boots, spare rain and bomber jackets, transportation, lunch, and Big Jim as your guide are included on the company's action packed walk and wade guided fishing adventures. They'd be angling for brown trout, cutthroat, brookies, rainbows and the odd rogue bull trout. Access is easy and the wading ankle to knee deep on a firm packed freestone bottom in calm water. Ice fishing tours on Spray Lakes Reservoir start in December and go until April. The hottest action is during the month of March and early April. Big fat Mackinaw trout (lake trout) we're jigging for with most of the fish in the 1-4 lb class. Some big 10 lb + monsters lurk in the depths. Ice fishing trips are client friendly including all the gear, lunch, transportation and two heated shelters. Let's go ice fishing.
The Canadian Rockies is one of the most beautiful photography destinations and the late summer/early autumn is a precious time of year. This 8 day (7 night) tour focuses on the Canadian Rockies incredible landscapes, stunning waterfalls, marvellous canyons and colossal glaciers. Join award winning blogger Marta Kulesza and award winning photographer Jack Bolshaw on their 8 day photography tour around the Canadian Rockies. The 8 day (7 night) photography tour will be focused on 3 major destinations. Canmore, Banff National Park and Jasper National Park. The 10 available spots are open to all levels of photographers.
Author Helen Rolfe will discuss the writing process of the first English telling of Junk Tabei's life. Mixing readings and a slideshow, Rolfe will share the human element of the climber and writer.
The Banff Craft Beer Festival takes place every November at the Cave and Basin National Historic Site in Banff National Park. Throughout the festival, sample amazing food from some of Banff’s best pubs and restaurants and try an offering of beers from Alberta’s own breweries.
Why watch the sunset when you can be in it at 7600 ft. mountaintop. The sunset festival is a celebration of Banff’s most special time of day, and they have transformed the rooftop terrace to be your viewing haven. Sample craft beer and taste delicious bites from savoury to sweet. Add nightly live music by local artists, and you’ve got the perfect recipe for an evening to remember. Stop by for an hour or stay for the night. Available daily from Jun 28 to Sept 2 from 7 - 10 PM. See website for more details!