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Private Tour for 1 to 5 guests of Lake Louise and the Icefield Parkway

Private Tour for 1 to 5 guests of Lake Louise and the Icefield Parkway

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Stand beside Lake Louise and experience the vast landscapes, soaring mountains, of Banff during this small-group, private full-day, guided tour along the Icefield Parkway. Bring up to five passengers and set off along the winding and spectacular road making stops at stop at Lake Minnewanka, Bow falls, Crowfoot Glacier and more. Enjoy aerial views of of Banff from Mount Norquay after ascending its switchback road to the top.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$714.96
per group
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$714.96
per group

2-Day Sundance Overnight Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

2-Day Sundance Overnight Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

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Live like a rancher riding through the wilderness during this one-night, two-day guided horseback riding excursion that includes accommodation at a lodge. Saddle-up for a backcountry ride along a trail in view of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and around the Bow River fed by glacial waters. At the lodge, enjoy wine and dinner and sit by a fire before turning in. Ride confidently back to Banff on day two.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$564.63
Price varies by group size
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$564.63
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Private Tour of Lake Louise and the Icefield Parkway for up to 13 guests

Private Tour of Lake Louise and the Icefield Parkway for up to 13 guests

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See the vast landscapes, soaring mountains, and baby blue Lake Louise during this small-group, full-day, guided tour of Banff onboard a mini-bus. Experience driving on the Ice Field Parkway and make a stop at Lake Minnewanka keeping an eye out for elks and bighorn sheep. Lookout over the mountain town of Banff from high above at the Mount Norquay from lookout before stopping at Chateau Lake Louise to explore.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$851.99
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$851.99
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Snowshoeing Tour to the Paint Pots

Snowshoeing Tour to the Paint Pots

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Mineral spring pools known for their ochre colors, the Paint Pots are considered among the Kootenay National Park’s top attractions—but reaching them in the winter months isn’t easy. On this snowshoeing tour, hike with ease through the deep snow drifts and soak up the Canadian wilderness scenery. Savor hot chocolate and hot maple taffy, and enjoy personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour—limited to 12 people.
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  • 4 hours
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$66.69
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$66.69

Experience Ice Climbing

Experience Ice Climbing

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The Ice Experience program is designed to allow people of all abilities to experience the exciting sport of waterfall ice climbing. Our guides are incredible instructors, skilled climbers, and fun to be around. They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA, so you can rest assured that you are in good hands.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.05
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$135.05

Lake Louise to Jasper One-Way Tour

Lake Louise to Jasper One-Way Tour

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Explore the Canadian wilderness on this 9-hour Lake Louise to Jasper one-way tour. Following a pickup from your Lake Louise accommodation, travel with your guide through the wilds of Banff National Park and Jasper National Park. Marvel at some of Canada’s most impressive mountainscapes, and discover snow-covered peaks and mighty glaciers. Take in top regional attractions on route such as Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake, the Weeping Wall and Athabasca Falls. At the Columbia ice field, trek up to Athabasca Glacier or enjoy panoramic Sunwapta Valley views during the glacier skywalk.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$213.54
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$213.54

Private ACMG Ski & split-board guide

Private ACMG Ski & split-board guide

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Explore the Banff National Park back country on skis or splitboard with certified Association of Canadian Mountain Guides. With years of training and local knowledge the Alpine Air Adventures guides will lead you the best touring locations, with safety as a primary detail on any given day. Learn from the local experts and ski/ride some epic powder!
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  • 1 day 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$218.86
Price varies by group size
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$218.86
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Banff Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

Banff Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Located within the spectacular Rocky Mountain Range, Banff attracts skiers from across the world to its snowy slopes—and the equipment rental queues can be long. With this ski, pole, and boot hire service—aimed at advanced skiers skiers—reserve your high-spec skis in advance and avoid the waiting lines. Hit the pistes faster with in-house fitting at your condo, and enjoy peace-of-mind with slope-side servicing included.
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  • 2 to 14 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.42
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$93.42

Johnston Canyon to the Inkpots

Johnston Canyon to the Inkpots

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Hike through a narrow canyon and see how water in its many forms has shaped the mountains over time. After reaching the back of the canyon, go further and explore the ink pots, a great day out covering 11.6 km with 215 m elevation gain.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$108.43
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$108.43
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Returning in 2021 is the Banff Guided Walking Tours

Returning in 2021 is the Banff Guided Walking Tours

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Discover the beauty of Banff with a guide and learn more about the charming mountain town during this small-group walking tour. Walk within the town of Banff, located within Banff National Park, and learn about the area's history, heritage, wildlife, and what life is like in grizzly bear country. Stop along the way for photo opportunities and to admire the beauty of Canada's Rocky Mountains.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.90
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$30.90
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3 Hour Bow Valley Loop Horseback Ride

3 Hour Bow Valley Loop Horseback Ride

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Situated within Banff National Park, the pretty town of Banff is the stepping stone to some of Canada’s most beautiful mountain landscapes. On this tour, swing into the saddle and trek through the Rocky Mountains scenery on horseback with your guide. Follow rugged trails past dense forests and shimmering lakes, and enjoy a relaxing introduction to the spectacular Banff National Park. Along the way, spot native beavers and elk in their natural habitat.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$136.63
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Stanley Glacier Valley

Stanley Glacier Valley

Travel up through an old burn, see the benefit of wild fire on an ecosystem, enjoy the riddle of glaciation and how it has sculpted the mountain environment we see today.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.96
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$61.96
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Day Hike in Lake Louise

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Day Hike in Lake Louise

Take a walk through a real-life ‘postcard’ during this 7-hour hike amidst the sublime scenery of the Canadian Rockies. Join a knowledgeable local guide on the trails near Lake Louise, pausing as you walk to admire the local geology, plants and animals that make up this stunningly beautiful place. Depending on the season you’ll also enjoy majestic snow-capped peaks, blooming wildflowers or rainbow-hued fall colors. Pack some snacks to ensure you stay fueled up during your trek.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.01
$76.68
$7.67 savings
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Banff Cave and Basin Exploring Game

Banff Cave and Basin Exploring Game

Interactive, educational, playful and fun! Use the interactive map to track other teams in real time as you race to reach question locations Built-in chat function keeps you connected to fellow competitors Explore some of the best walking/running in your community with fun and informative trivia to answer along the way, all guided by your smartphone
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$193.63
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$193.63
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Private Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride In Banff

Private Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride In Banff

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There’s nothing more romantic than a horse drawn sleigh ride in the mountains of Banff National Park. Bundle up with your honey in a world of your own as you glide through the Rocky Mountain snow. The open top sleigh means snowflakes may land gently on you as you ride through the fields just outside the Banff townsite, so remember to bundle up and your special someone will keep you warm.
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  • 40 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$167.53
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Banff Clue Solving Adventure - Treasures of Banff

Banff Clue Solving Adventure - Treasures of Banff

Get to know the secrets and hidden treasures of Banff on a clue-solving adventure through the city. Solve puzzles and clues through the app on your phone with your group—up to four people—over the course of one or two hours. Explore key landmarks, discover hidden gems, and learn more about Banff and Canada during your adventure.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
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$66.68
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$66.68
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Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding

Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding

Our guides are incredible instructors, fun to be around, and have a vast wealth of experience skiing and riding in the backcountry. They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA. Skiing and riding safely in complicated mountain terrain requires a lot of experience and proper mentorship. We are here to ensure you start off in the right direction.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.54
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$94.54

Learn to Cross Country Ski in Lake Louise

Learn to Cross Country Ski in Lake Louise

Beginners can book these cross-country ski lessons amidst the stunning scenery of the Canadian Rockies. With a small group of just four people or fewer, you'll get personalized attention from your guide as you learn a new skill. Practice how to fall down, get back up, glide, and stop on a pristine snowy trail with other beginners.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.71
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$69.71
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Two Jack Lake, Banff National Park Sunset Stand Up Paddleboarding(SUP) Tour

Two Jack Lake, Banff National Park Sunset Stand Up Paddleboarding(SUP) Tour

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Stand Up Paddleboarding(SUP) is the most unique way to explore the Rocky Mountains and the waterways within them. Two Jack Lake, in Banff National Park is one of the most stunning lakes on the planet and there is no better way to explore and appreciate its beauty than by standing on a SUP in the middle. Turquoise waters welcome you to paddle in its serenity, while Cascade and Rundle mountains loom overhead.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.44
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$53.44

Bow Lake and Bow Falls

Bow Lake and Bow Falls

Enjoy photo opportunities of the classic Bow Lake, hike back through time from valleys strewn with alpine flora to barren areas just free of ice.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.71
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$69.71
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Discover Lake Louise (Fall Sightseeing)

Discover Lake Louise (Fall Sightseeing)

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The fall is a fantastic time for sightseeing and viewing wildlife in Banff National Park. Foliage colour start to change, the first hints of winter begin to appear and a low sun makes photographic opportunities more dramatic. Come and discover beautiful Lake Louise at its very best! Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site, there will be plenty of photo opportunities on this half day, small-group tour. Learn about the mountaineering history and how a tragic accident shaped Canadian mountain culture.
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  • 4 hours 15 minutes
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$70.75
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$70.75

4-Day Erling Strom Trail Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

4-Day Erling Strom Trail Backcountry Lodge Trip by Horseback

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Trace the paths that the early pioneers rode through Alberta's wild west on this 4-day horseback riding tour along the Erling Strom Trail. Arranging a multi-day tour like this on your own may be challenging, but booking this tour means that everything is arranged for you. Spend each night in a comfortable lodge, move at a relaxed pace along the trails, and enjoy in-depth commentary on the history and ecosystem of Canada's oldest national park.
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,215.24
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Canyoning - Ghost Canyon (Intermediate Level)

Canyoning - Ghost Canyon (Intermediate Level)

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Get ready for a Rocky Mountain adventure like no other. This thrilling tour takes you into the canyons near Jasper National Park for a day of hiking and rappelling with a small group. Featuring eight rappels, this adventure starts in Brule, Alberta (about an hour from Jasper) and takes you down into the rugged landscapes only the truly adventurous get to experience.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$208.54
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$208.54
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Banff Winter Sightseeing Tour with Banff Gondola

Banff Winter Sightseeing Tour with Banff Gondola

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Enjoy a sampling of iconic Canadian winter experiences. Try different types of snowshoes at Lake Minnewanka, walk along the steaming thermal waters of the hot springs and learn about how Banff National Park began. Stop at the best photo-spots in Banff and end with a visit to the top of Sulphur Mountain for epic winter views and experience the sun fading over the mountain tops. Taste delicious classic Canadian treats and keep warm with a hot non-alcoholic Canadian beverage.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.79
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$109.79
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