Activities

Signature Experience
 

Signature Experiences

In July of 2011, the Canadian Tourism Commission, along with Canada’s Minister of Tourism, launched the Canadian Signature Experiences (CSE) Collection in the town of Banff. This diverse collection of activities and adventures represents an innovative marketing approach by the country to sell quintessentially Canadian experiences, rather than just destinations, to ever-more discerning travelers. Read more...

     
Summer Adventures
 

Summer Adventures

Once the snow melts in Banff National Park, glaciers ooze through gaps between rocky peaks, clear mountain air blows across turquoise-blue lakes, wildflowers bloom and animals roam in expansive alpine meadows. No matter the size of your adventurous spirit, or if you’re keen to simply relax and enjoy the scenery, Banff National Park boasts plenty of summer activities to choose from! 

     
Winter Adventures
 

Winter Adventures

With colder temperatures, Banff becomes a giant playground with a backyard full of fresh snow and impressive peaks! Whether you’re taking the day off of skiing or looking for something to do après-ski, you can choose from a number of activities that celebrate the awesome snowfall and mountain scenery of this winter wonderland.

     
 

Festivals & Events

Celebrate all year long in Banff National Park! Join in on any number of unique Banff and Lake Louise activities, festivals, and fun events. Check our comprehensive activity guide and calendar of events for a complete overview of area festivities.