Adventure Awaits

Banff, located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, is a treasure trove of adventures and activities. Here are some of the things you can do to make your stay memorable and fun.

Hiking and Trekking

With its extensive network of trails, Banff is a hiker's paradise. Popular trails include Johnston Canyon, Lake Louise Tea House hike, and the challenging but rewarding ascent of Sulphur Mountain.

a woman standing in front of a lake with a backpack
a woman standing in front of a lake with a backpack
Wildlife Watching

Banff National Park is home to a diverse range of wildlife, including elk, deer, bears, and bighorn sheep. Guided wildlife tours offer a safe and informative way to observe these animals in their natural habitat.

a doe standing in a field with the Rockies in the background
a doe standing in a field with the Rockies in the background
Canoeing and Kayaking

Paddle through the stunning blue waters of Lake Louise or Moraine Lake. Canoeing and kayaking are peaceful ways to enjoy the breathtaking scenery.

a canoe going down the Bow River
a canoe going down the Bow River
Ice Skating

During the winter months, the frozen lakes and specially prepared rinks in Banff offer a magical ice skating experience, often with stunning mountain backdrops.

a person skating on a frozen lake during a sunset
a person skating on a frozen lake during a sunset
Hot Springs Soaking

Relax in the Banff Upper Hot Springs, where you can soak in the natural thermal waters while enjoying an incredible view of the Rockies.