May-Oct
Season
8:00pm
Departure Time
1 Hour 40 minutes
Duration
8+
Age
Leisurely
Activity

Spend a spooktacular evening unearthing ghastly ghosts, ghouls and mysterious events lurking in the shadows of Banff’s historic streets.

Banff ghost walks with an interpretive guide
Photo Credit: Canmore Theatre Productions

Take a walk on the other side and explore Banff’s hidden history on a Banff ghost walk. From haunted hotels to ghost towns, Banff is full of things that go bump in the night.

Discover the ghostly past of the Bow Valley on an evening stroll through the paranormal. Haunted landmarks, unsolved mysteries and terrifying encounters at hotels. Hear some of the most spine-tingling stories as we stroll along the historic streets, led by a knowledgeable interpretive guide.

Who knows, you may even meet a ghost yourself!

Included
  • Interpretive guide
  • Small group size (up to 20 guests per guide)
Walking Distance
  • 3km (1.86 miles)
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Banff Good Earth Coffeehouse

The best parts of the tour for most people include the following:

1

Guided walking tour

Take an evening stroll with an interpretive guide, stopping at key locations in downtown Banff.
2

Banff's hidden history

From haunted hotels to ghost towns, Banff is full of things that go bump in the night that you’ll learn about on this tour.
Included
  • Interpretive guide
  • Small group size (up to 20 guests per guide)
Walking Distance
  • 3km (1.86 miles)
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Banff Good Earth Coffeehouse
The tour runs for 1 hour and 40 minutes, beginning at 8:00pm. Please arrive at 7:45pm to check-in for your tour. The tour will finish at approximately 9:40pm.
This tour includes a 1 hour and 40 minute guided walking tour stopping at key locations in downtown Banff, and a knowledgeable interpretive guide who will share iconic local ghost stories and lesser known paranormal tales.
Tours begin at the Good Earth Coffeehouse, located in downtown Banff at 333 Banff Ave. The tour will conclude back at the same location.
The tour will be around 3 kilometres in length, on flat, paved pathways. There will be a slight elevation gain, and the walking will be at a brisk pace.
The tour is entirely outdoors. Please wear comfortable, appropriate footwear (no heels or open toed shoes) and bring a water bottle. Weather can change quickly in Banff, and nights are often cool so please dress prepared for rain, shine or cooler temperatures. Please wear/bring warm clothing even in summer months.
Please note that this tour is non refundable once booked.
Tips are not expected, but are certainly appreciated. If you think your guide did a wonderful job and would like to indicate that with a tip, it will be graciously accepted.
Included
  • Interpretive guide
  • Small group size (up to 20 guests per guide)
Walking Distance
  • 3km (1.86 miles)
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Banff Good Earth Coffeehouse
  • The minimum age is 8 years.
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 participants. Please call 2 hours prior to your tour to confirm that minimum numbers have been met.
Included
  • Interpretive guide
  • Small group size (up to 20 guests per guide)
Walking Distance
  • 3km (1.86 miles)
Transport Options
  • Meet at the Banff Good Earth Coffeehouse
Take a Banff ghost tour led by an interpretive guide
Hear ghostly stories on a guided walking ghost tour of Banff.
Hear stories of Banff's spooky past on a guided ghost walk
Take an evening ghost tour of Banff with an interpretive guide
Take an interpretive evening ghost walking tour in Banff