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Banff is Canada's most visited National Park. Banff's eastern gate is located approximately 100 km west of Calgary in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, and stretches 240 km along the eastern slope of the Continental Divide.
Originally set aside to preserve sulphur hot springs for public use, Banff's towering peaks and beautiful meadows make it among Canada's most incredible holiday areas.

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Columbia Icefields

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Jasper and Banff National Park's Columbia Icefields. Explore Athabasca Glacier and the Columbia Icefields.

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Banff Gondola Ride Admission

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Enjoy stunning panoramas of six different mountain ranges on the state-of-the-art Banff Gondola. Soar to the top of Sulphur Mountain for a bird's-eye view of town and vistas of Canada's first national park.

Banff Lake Minnewanka Cruise

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Majestic views of the Canadian Rockies while cruising beautiful Lake Minnewanka on this panoramic 1-hour interpretive cruise. Learn Native folklore while scanning the lake shore for big-horned sheep, deer, bald eagle and even the occasional bear. Cruise over to Devil's Gap for incredible views of the Prairies and surrounding mountains.

Tour Moraine Lake

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Moraine Lake is a stunning glacially-fed lake located in Banff National Park, in the Canadian Rockies of Alberta, Canada. Famous and iconic, Moraine Lake in the Canadian Rockies and is renowned for its breathtaking turquoise-blue waters and stunning surrounding mountain peaks.

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Sulphur Mountain

Sulphur Mountain

Sulphur Mountain is a prominent mountain in the Canadian Rockies near the town of Banff in Alberta, Canada. It is a popular destination for visitors due to its stunning panoramic views and accessibility.

Banff Gondola

One of the main attractions on Sulphur Mountain is the Banff Gondola. Visitors can take a scenic eight-minute gondola ride to the summit, where they are rewarded with breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains, Bow Valley, and the town of Banff.

Gondola Summit Complex

At the top of Sulphur Mountain, there is a summit complex that includes a boardwalk, interpretive center, gift shop, and dining facilities. The complex provides information about the geology, wildlife, and history of the area.

Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk

A network of elevated walkways at the summit allows visitors to explore different vantage points and take in the views. The boardwalk provides a unique perspective of the surrounding mountain landscape.

Observation Deck

The summit complex features an outdoor observation deck that offers unobstructed views of the surrounding peaks, valleys, and the town of Banff. It's an excellent spot for photography.

Sulphur Mountain Trail

For those seeking a more active experience, there is a hiking trail that leads to the summit of Sulphur Mountain. The trail is approximately 5.5 kilometers (3.4 miles) long and offers a challenging but rewarding ascent.

Wildlife Viewing

Sulphur Mountain is home to a variety of wildlife, and visitors may encounter animals such as squirrels, marmots, and birds along the trail or at the summit.

Sunrise and Sunset Views

The summit of Sulphur Mountain is an excellent location to witness stunning sunrise and sunset views. The changing colors of the sky and the surrounding landscape create a magical experience.


In the evening, the summit offers an opportunity for stargazing, away from the lights of the town. The clear mountain air and high elevation contribute to excellent visibility of the night sky.

Winter Activities

During the winter months, Sulphur Mountain becomes a popular destination for snowshoeing and skiing. The gondola operates year-round, allowing visitors to experience the winter wonderland at the summit.

Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station

Historically, Sulphur Mountain was the site of a cosmic ray station built in the 1950s. While the original facility is no longer in operation, there are remnants and interpretive displays on the summit.

Sulphur Mountain provides a memorable and accessible mountain experience for visitors to Banff National Park, whether they choose to take the gondola or hike to the summit. The panoramic views and diverse activities make it a must-visit destination within the Canadian Rockies.

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Banff, located in the Canadian Rockies, offers stunning natural landscapes and a variety of activities for outdoor enthusiasts.

Banff National Park

Explore the pristine wilderness of Banff National Park, Canada's first national park. Take scenic drives along the Icefields Parkway and Bow Valley Parkway for breathtaking views.

Lake Louise

Visit the iconic Lake Louise, known for its turquoise waters and stunning mountain backdrop. Enjoy activities like hiking, canoeing, or simply taking in the scenery.

Moraine Lake

Marvel at the striking beauty of Moraine Lake, surrounded by ten towering mountain peaks. Take a hike around the lake or rent a canoe to experience its splendor up close.

Banff Gondola

Ride the Banff Gondola to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for panoramic views of the Bow Valley. Explore the boardwalk and visit the interpretive center.

Hiking Banff

Banff offers a plethora of hiking trails for all skill levels. Some popular trails include Johnston Canyon, Plain of Six Glaciers, and Sentinel Pass.

Banff Wildlife Viewing

Keep an eye out for wildlife such as elk, deer, bears, and bighorn sheep. Wildlife spotting tours are also available.

Banff Hot Springs

Relax in the Banff Upper Hot Springs while enjoying mountain views.

Canoeing and Kayaking

Paddle along the Bow River, Lake Louise or Bow Lake for a peaceful and scenic experience. Banff has some spectacular places for Canoeing and Kayaking.

Skiing and Snowboarding in Banff

In winter, Banff transforms into a winter wonderland with opportunities for skiing and snowboarding at resorts like Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise Ski Resort, and Mount Norquay.

Banff Dog Sledding and Ice Walks

Experience the thrill of dog sledding or join an ice walk to explore frozen canyons and waterfalls during the winter months.

Town of Banff

Stroll through the charming town of Banff with its shops, galleries, and restaurants. Visit the Banff Park Museum and the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies for cultural insights.

Columbia Icefield

The Columbia Icefield covers an area of approximately 325 square kilometers (125 square miles). It is one of the largest icefields in North America and is the source of several major glaciers.

Icefields Parkway

The Icefields Parkway, also known as Highway 93, is a world-renowned scenic highway that stretches through the heart of the Canadian Rockies, connecting Jasper National Park to Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada.

Peyto Lake

Peyto Lake is famous for its unique shape that resembles the head of a wolf. It is named after Bill Peyto, an early trail guide and trapper in the Banff area.

Cave and Basin National Historic Site

Learn about the history of Banff National Park and the discovery of the hot springs at the Cave and Basin historic site.

Banff National Park by Horseback

Exploring Banff by horseback is a classic and enjoyable way to experience the stunning landscapes and scenic trails of the Canadian Rockies.