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Activities - Banff / Lake Louise

Each season brings new scenery and new things to see and do.Whether you are looking for a relaxing getaway or an adrenaline rush, Banff and Lake Louise are great places to visit.

Wintertime offers an exciting array of mountain adventures and experiences. Skiing, snowboarding, skating, tobogganing, ice fishing, dog sledding and ice climbing top the lists of things to do.  Wintertime in the Canadian Rockies is like a tangible prayer, filling us with gratitude for life we too rarely express.

Summer is the time to breathe that mountain air and take advantage of the array of activities one can do in this area. There's great golfing, boating, fishing, river rafting, sightseeing tours, gondola rides, horseback riding or a range of hikes from moderate to strenuous wilderness hiking.

Spring and Fall is the time to regenerize yourself at the spa or hot springs, enjoy world-class dining, take wildlife tours or visit our areas numerous galleries

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Banff, Alberta Image from Banff Adventures Unlimited

Banff Adventures Activity Reservations

Activity Reservations

For the last 16 years, Banff Adventures has helped visitors experience the best of the Canadian...
Bike rentals at banff Adventures Unlimited in Banff, Alberta

Banff Adventures Bike Rentals

Bike Rentals

Spend a day exploring the trails of Banff National Park. With a fleet of 45 mountain bikes, we...
Dog Sledding with Banff Adventures Unlimited

Banff Adventures Dog Sledding

Dog Sledding

Experience the excitement of driving a team of Canadian Huskies through the picturesque Rocky...
See NHL Hockey Games with Banff Adventures Unlimited

Banff Adventures Hockey

Hockey

Feel the excitement of an NHL ice hockey game. Cheer on the Calgary Flames and get ready for some...
Horseback Riding with Banff Adventures Unlimited

Banff Adventures Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

Join Banff Adventures for a horseback tour in the Rockies. Our rides are perfect for people of...
Banff Float Trips offer scenic, guided float trips on the Bow River within Banff National Park

Banff Float Trips

Float Trips

Sit back, relax and take in the serenity and peaceful beauty of the Canadian Rockies! Rocky...
Lake Minnewanka Guide Fishing near Banff, Alberta

Banff Guided Fishing

Fishing Charters

Wait no longer to plan your fishing expedition in Banff at Lake Minnewanka. Experience the...
Lake Minnewanka and Banff Lake Cruise near Banff, Alberta

Banff Lake Cruise

Banff Lake Cruise

Banff Lake Cruise will take you on a narrated tour of the lake where you will see some of the...
Horsedrawn carriage ride with Banff Trail Riders

Banff Trail Riders Carriage Tours

Horse Drawn Carriage Tours

Enjoy private horse-drawn carriage tours available daily in the Banff town site. 15 minute...
Horseback riding in Banff, Alberta by Holiday on horseback

Banff Trail Riders Horseback Riding

Horseback Riding

No matter what type of western-style adventure you're looking for, Banff Trail Riders will give...
Sleigh Rides with Banff Trail Riders

Banff Trail Riders Sleigh Rides

Sleigh Rides

Spend some time in a winter wonderland on a sleigh ride through the mountain meadows around the...
Spectacular views from the Banff Gondola in Banff, Alberta

Banff Gondola

Gondola Mountaintop Experience

The Banff Gondola is conveniently located adjacent to the famous Upper Hot Springs Pool. The...
Discover Banff Icewalk Tours

Discover Banff Icewalk Tours

Icewalk Tours in Johnston Canyon

Hike on steel walkways bolted to the canyon walls that give spectacular views of the canyon...
Discover Banff Wildlife Tours

Discover Banff Wildlife Tours

Wildlife Tours

Tours are offered year round to learn about and view wildlife. Interpretive tours are in small...
Hoodoo Lounge & Nightclub

Hoodoo Lounge & Nightclub

Nightclub

The HooDoo Lounge is the locals’ nightclub in Banff! Hip design combined with a mountain...
Whitewater rafting with Hydra River Guides of Banff, Alberta

Hydra River Guides

Whitewater Rafting

Join us for a rafting adventure down the Kicking Horse River! The Kicking Horse River boasts big...
Lake Louise Sightseeing Lift

Lake Louise Sightseeing Lift, Restaurant & Interpretive Centre

Interpretive Walks & Nature Tours

Discover why this beautiful, majestic area is home for so many grizzly bears, and other wildlife...
Lake Louise Ski Area

Lake Louise Ski Area

Ski Resort & Gondola

With 4200 skiable acres, Lake Louise is one of the largest ski areas in North America. The unique...
Mt. Norquay Sightseeing Lift offers the best views of Banff and the Bow Valley.

Mt. Norquay Sightseeing Lift

Sightseeing Lift

Perfect for friends and family, all are invited to take the 8-minute open-air sightseeing ride up...
Mt. Norquay's snow tube park is the largest in Alberta and the first in the Banff area.

Mt. Norquay Snow Tube Park

Snow Tube Park

Whether you’ve never touched skis or a snowboard, or just want to try something different, snow...
The Via Ferrata is an assisted climbing experience along three breathtaking routes on the cliffs above the Norquay ski area.

Mt. Norquay Via Ferrata

Via Ferrata

The Via Ferrata is an assisted climbing experience along three breathtaking routes on the cliffs...
Epic helicopter adventures with Rockies Heli

Rockies Heli Canada

Air Tours

EPIC HELICOPTER ADVENTURES. Rockies Heli Canada has two unique locations in the Canadian Rockies,...
Hiking in Sunshine Meadows by White Mountain Adventures of Banff, Alberta

Sunshine Meadows (White Mountain Adventures)

Interpretive Walks & Nature Tours

Banff’s most magnificent alpine scenery! At the Sunshine Meadows you’ll find miles of easy...
Snowshoe Tours by White Mountain Adventures of Banff, Alberta

White Mountain Adventures Snowshoeing

Snowshoeing

Snowshoe on Top of the World at Sunshine Meadows! Experience a unique guided adventure at...