Hiking

Great Divide Nature Interpretation

Autumn Glory: The Secrets of the Alpine Larch Tree

Join us for this full day hike on a secret trail near Lake Louise. The golden larches will be at their peak, creating a fabulous fall feeling in the high country.   Distance: 10km return. Elevation Gain: 540 metres.

Dates: September 20 & 27
Time: 9:00am
Price: Adults $89 / Children $59 (ages 6-16), plus GST
Phone Number: 403-522-2735
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Plain of Six Glaciers Tea House & Lake Agnes Tea House

Tea House

Hike the Tea House Highline Challenge! 

Hike to both the Lake Agnes Tea House and the Plain of Six Glaciers Tea House in the same day and with proof of purchase from either tea house, enter to win a tea house gift basket ($200 value). Must show proof of purchase and complete the 14km hiking challenge in one day!

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Plain of Six Glacier Tea House: 5.5 km from Lake Louise / Lake Agnes Tea House: 3.4 km from Lake Louise.

Dates: September 5 - October 5

Lake Agnes Tea House
403-763-7242
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Plain of Six Glaciers Tea House
403-762-3200
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The Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola, Restaurant and Interpretive Centre

Grizzlies, Glaciers and Gourmet

Cruise for fourteen minutes, in an open chair or a fully enclosed gondola, to one of Banff National Park's greatest views! From the top, at 2088m (6850ft), the spectacular scenery is yours to explore. There are ambitious hikes to the summit of Whitehorn Mountain for the hardy, or equally lovely short, leisurely strolls for those with more modest exercise goals.

You can also sign up for a 45 minute Trail of the Great Bear guided walk at the interpretive centre. You will also have access to the new Whitehorn Lodge Restaurant from the Interpretive Centre. Be sure to check it out after your hike (Restaurant Hours 10:00am – 4:00pm). Ample FREE parking is also available at the Lodge of Ten Peaks.  

Dates: September 5 - 7 (8:30am - 6:00pm), September 8 - October 13 (10:00am - 4:00pm). 
Price: Adult $29.95 / Children $15.95 / 5 and Under FREE
Guided Interpretive Walks: 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm ($5)
Phone Number: 403-522-3555
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The Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

FCLL

Choose Your Own Adventure Hike

Join one of our accredited naturalists for a day hike of your choosing.

The first guests to book decide where this day goes. Meet your guide in the morning or consult with our Concierge the night before to tailor a hike to your abilities and interest. We can go for a classic walk up to one of the teahouses, challenge the summit of magnificent Mt Fairview or drive away and hike one of the more remote trails in the park. Our options are endless and the choice is yours! 

Dates: September 5 - October 5 (Daily) 
Price: 
Guided Half Day Hikes: Adult $49 / Children $25 (ages 8-12)
Guided Full Day Hikes: Adult $69 / Children $35 (ages 8-12)
Phone Number: 403-522-1601
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Parks Canada

Guided Interpretive Hike with Yoga and Meditation

Practice yoga and meditation in a spectacular backcountry setting as you witness the birth of a river. Join an experienced Parks Canada interpreter and a certified yoga instructor on this unique guided hike to Bow Glacier Falls. See first-hand how water changes the landscape and consider the importance of changes in our lives.

Enjoy a cup of herbal tea after the hike as you admire the view and enjoy the company. Please dress in layers that are comfortable and suitable for variable mountain weather. You are invited to bring your own yoga mat, strap and blocks but a few will be available for loan. Bring a hearty lunch and snacks and plenty of water. No previous yoga experience is required.

Meet at the public parking lot in front of Num Ti Jah Lodge at least 15 minutes before the program starts to allow time to sign in and complete a waiver. The hike will be cancelled in the case of extreme weather conditions. Pre-registration required.

Dates: September 6 & 13
Time: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Price: Adults (17-64) $44, Seniors (65+) $37.40. For ages 17+ only
Location: Bow Glacier Falls trail on the Icefields Parkway (4.6km one way; 155m elevation gain)
Phone Number: 403-522-3833
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Wilson Mountain Sports

Wilson

Free Hiking Pole Trials

Come to Wilson Mountain Sports and take a pair of Leki Hiking Poles for free (credit card deposit required). Upon return, you can buy a pair of poles for 20% off on all remaining stock during the Lake Louise Fall Festival.

Dates: September 5 - October 5
Price: Free
Phone Number: 403-522-3636
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