Banff National Park

Banff National Park is a stunning mountain park in Alberta, Canada, featuring vast alpine forests, glacial lakes and majestic peaks.

At Banff National Park, Alberta, there is plenty to do! Campers can enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the area and a wealth of outdoor activities.

• Hiking: There are over 1,000 km of trails in the park, ranging from easy strolls to challenging treks.

• Wildlife Watching: Banff National Park is home to many different species of animals. Look out for elk, bighorn sheep, and grizzly bears!

• Water Activities: The park is surrounded by lakes and rivers, perfect for swimming, canoeing, and kayaking.

• Skiing/Snowboarding: The park offers some of the best skiing and snowboarding in Canada.

• Rock Climbing: There are several hundred routes to choose from for climbers of all levels.

• Cycling: Bike trails range from easy to difficult and cover over 600 km of terrain.

• Horseback Riding: Enjoy the scenery from the back of a horse while exploring the park.

• Sightseeing: There are many scenic spots to take in, such as Bow Falls, Lake Louise, and the Hoodoos.

• Shopping: The park is home to several shops that offer souvenirs, clothing, and other items.

How to get to Banff National Park

Facilities at Banff National Park

  • Hiking trails
  • Picnic areas
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Swimming
  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Climbing
  • Camping
  • Horseback riding