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About Banff National Park
 

About Banff National Park

Nestled among the peaks of the Canadian Rockies, Banff is known as a mecca for travelers and outdoor enthusiasts for good reason. Learn more about the World Finest National Park!

     
 

What's New

For over 125 years, Banff National Park has provided visitors with a healthy combination of unspoiled wilderness, wildlife, modern amenities and opportunities for active exploration. Sign up for our Travel Trade Newsletter and learn "What's New" in Canada's First National Park!

     
Getting Here
 

Getting Here

Banff National Park is only a 90-minute (140 km/87 mi) drive west of Calgary, Alberta, along the TransCanada Highway. The Park can also be accessed from Vancouver via the TransCanada Highway.