On the shore of the Lake Louise, surrounded by soaring mountain peaks and the majestic Victoria Glacier, sits the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. This spectacular mountain resort in the heart of Banff National Park and the Canadian Rockies offers elegant guest rooms, world-class dining, an award winning spa and an endless array of outdoor recreational activities.
The Rimrock Resort Hotel is a Four Diamond property located in the heart of Banff National Park. Just a short drive from downtown Banff and within walking distance of the Banff Upper Hot Springs, the Rimrock offers elegant guestrooms, fine dining restaurants, a luxury spa and spectacular views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.
Welcome to your home away from home! Just an hour’s drive away from the beautiful resort town of Banff, fifteen minute commute to downtown Calgary and fifteen minutes to Calway Park! Those feeling a little more adventurous can try out Luge at Canada Olympic Park, just a quick five minute drive away!
Looking for an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Get away to the Castle in the Rockies with this Banff Bed and Breakfast Package. Overnight accommodation in our luxury resort, breakfast, self-parking and gratuities included.
Come celebrate the joy of the festive holiday season at Fairmont Banff Springs your Christmas Castle in the Rockies. We have lots of exciting activities to fill your days dining experiences to tempt your taste buds and time-honoured traditions to share with your loved ones. Rates vary subject to availability.
Experience a more comfortable way to experience the outdoors in cozy, rustic Trapper's Tents, each on their own site and surrounded by trees. Whether it's suntanning weather or raining, you will enjoy sitting on your deck under the shelter of your awning. Some tents have wooden doors; others have zippers.
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.
In 1965, founder Hans Gmoser invented heli-skiing and staked out an exclusive 3-million acre reserve of pristine wilderness. Serviced by 11 lodges in the winter, the powder-obsessed can challenge some of the best mountains in the world. Multi-day trips include powder intros, family weeks, heli-assisted ski touring and private outings. In the summer, 2 lodges allow alpine addicts to commune with the mountains. Offering everything from glacier treks to photography workshops, the majestic peaks of Western Canada are the backdrop to getaways that are equal parts inspiration, relaxation, and exhilaration. Oh, and did we mention, travel by helicopter?
Experience the thrill of wild west in the Canadian Rockies. Banff Trail Riders offers a host of exciting horseback excursions for all ages and abilities. Saddle up for a scenic trail ride along the Bow River. Dig in to a delicious barbeque lunch at an authentic cowboy cookout. Hit the trails for an overnight horseback adventure and sleep in a backcountry lodge. Or, take a horse drawn sleigh ride through a magical winter wonderland.
In 2011, Jasper was designated as a Dark Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, due to its limited light pollution that creates ideal conditions for dark sky viewing. The Jasper Dark Sky Festival began with the goal of celebrating and preserving this status. At 11,000 square kilometers, Jasper National Park is considered to be the world’s largest accessible Dark Sky Preserves.From October 13-22, 2017, Jasper's Dark Sky Festival invites astronomers at every level to gaze upon the wonder of one of the world's largest dark sky preserves. As daylight hours begin to recede, October is the ideal time to celebrate the skies with the annual Jasper Dark Sky Festival presented by Rocky Mountaineer, an ever-growing festival aimed at connecting all ages to our universe and beyond.Power Down. Look up.2017 Headliners:Brian Cox, Phil Plait, Bob McDonald, Natalie Panek, Rob Thacker, John Rennie and the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra Strings