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Johnston Canyon Icewalk
Hike on steel walkways built into the canyon walls and get an airy view of the canyon below. Travel through breathtaking scenery and nature on your way to the trail head and learn about the history and geology of Johnston Canyon.This popular wal""Join this small-group Banff guided tour and hike on steel walkways which have been built into the canyon walls. Travel through prime wildlife habitat and learn how Johnston Canyon was formed. You'll be led past lower falls and end up at breathtaking uptitle=Icewalk+Highlights&1=Enjoy+a+beautiful+tour+of+the+Johnston+Canyon+Icewalk%AE&2=Look+out+for+the+various+types+of+wildlife+which+inhabit+the+area&3=Learn+about+the+history+and+geology+of+the+area+from+your+knowledgeable+guide&4=Complimentary+pick"""Banff Canada"
From CAD71.00
 
Maligne Valley and Wildlife Tour
"There’s only one way to see the splendor that is the winter wildlife and nature of Jasper National Park. This guided tour takes you in a van through the most stunning sites of the park including Athabasca Valley Maligne Valley and Medicine Lake. See the diversity in the National Park as the van rolls along. There is minimal walking. Get great photos of animals along the way including Elk deer sheep goats
From CAD68.00
 
Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary Guided Tour
"During your visit you will see wolf behavior first-hand through the wolfdogs at the Yamnuska Sanctuary. This is a great opportunity to learn the key differences between wolves and dogs and dispel some of the many myths surrounding wolves and wolf dogs. There will be plenty of photo opportunities and ample time to speak with the sanctuary guardian who will answer all your questions. This exclusive tour has limited availability and restr"""Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary welcomes visitors to come see its beautiful wolfdogs and learn all about them. This 45-minute tour provides a closeup and intimate look at wolf-dogs. During your visit you will gain a better understanding about wild wolves and their importance in the natural environment."
From CAD41.00

Mount Rundle Tips (6)

Banff lives in the shadow of Mount Rundle

Mount Rundle reaches up 2,948 metres it is just one of many mountains in the Canadian Rockies South Banff Range. Mount Rundle was named by John Palliser in 1858, he named it after the Reverend Robert...
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Feb 07, 2007

Towering Over Banff

It was about 4:30 PM by the time we had retraced our route and were almost back to the town of Banff. Here, we pulled into a highway viewing station beside the Bow River to admire the most unusual...
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Bwana_Brown
Oct 12, 2004

Mount Rundle

This is my favorite mountain in the Banff townsite area. From this vantage point it almost looks like it is going to flop over. We stayed at a lodge on Tunnel Mountain and we looked at the opposite...
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zrim
Jul 27, 2003

Mount Rundle

One of the more famous of the numerous mountains that are located in the Canadian Rockies. Mt Rundle provides a spectacular backdrop to the town of Banff, and some say it was the model for the...
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sunnywong
Nov 06, 2002

Mt Rundle

One of the more famous of the numerous mountains that are located in the Canadian Rockies. Mt Rundle provides a spectacular backdrop to the town of Banff, and some say it was the model for the...
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sunnywong
Oct 27, 2002

Mt. Rundle

This mountain next to Banff townsite is one of the most beloved subjects by photographers. It is best viewed from Vermillion Lakes, west of Banff townsite.
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lhe
Sep 14, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Banff National Park

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Cave and Basin

Tourism in the area started here with this Hot springs Cave. Today bathing is no longer allowed in the cave ( you can view it though) but you can still visit the site and hike the trails in the nearby...
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Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum

This was one of the best museums I visited on this trip, the everyday scences resembling the life of the Buffalo Nation People are outstanding. Our visit gave me an understanding of these people which...
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Johnston Canyon

We decided to begin our trip with a visit to Johnston Canyon, one of the parks most popular hikes. Perhaps we should have picked another time than a gorgeous Sunday afternoon because the trail was...
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Upper Hot Springs

We only had 1 day to sight-see in Banff. We had spent the previous day on the road from Jasper so today we just wanted to do something local. Perfect! I had seen pictures of the hot springs and...
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Bow Falls

Early Sunday morning, we were in town and looking to kill some time, and we ended up hiking along this trail - you take Banff ave across the river, and the trailhead begins about here. For the first...
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Hiking/Trails

One of the most easily accessible alpine meadows in the Rockies is the Sunshine Meadows area, just west of Banff. A ski area in the summer, the Sunshine Meadows complex stays open in the summer to...
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