Jun-Oct
Season
Throughout the day
Departure Time
4 Hours
Duration
12+
Age
Physical
Activity

To get a greater feel of heights and exposure, try the full Via Ferrata experience and become a Ridgewalker!

 

This route is a half-day excursion crosses the suspension bridge and heads up the Banff Mt Norquay cliffs, climbing Memorial, Sol and Vista buttresses. It’s a great trip for families.

Included
  • Professional certified guide
  • Orientation session
  • All climbing equipment
Transport Options
  • Meet at Banff Mt Norquay (North America Lodge)
Guide Quote

Bailey's Pick

"A unique way to explore the Canadian Rockies - just like the original explorers did, by climbing!" - Bailey , Reservations Agent, Discover Banff Tours

Highlights:

  • 15min open air chairlift ride
  • Viewing walkway and sightseeing platform
  • Cliff House Bistro. Snacks and meals. Craft brews and wines served.
  • Climb on fixed anchors, cables and ladders
Included
  • Professional certified guide
  • Orientation session
  • All climbing equipment
Transport Options
  • Meet at Banff Mt Norquay (North America Lodge)
Guide Quote

Bailey's Pick

"A unique way to explore the Canadian Rockies - just like the original explorers did, by climbing!" - Bailey , Reservations Agent, Discover Banff Tours

Banff Via Ferrata Ridgewalker Route

Included
  • Professional certified guide
  • Orientation session
  • All climbing equipment
Transport Options
  • Meet at Banff Mt Norquay (North America Lodge)
Guide Quote

Bailey's Pick

"A unique way to explore the Canadian Rockies - just like the original explorers did, by climbing!" - Bailey , Reservations Agent, Discover Banff Tours

Bus Timetable from Banff to Norquay (subject to change):

2016 NORQUAY SUMMER BUS – FREE SERVICE – June 10th to October 10th
Juniper Hotel (to Banff) 9:25 10:50 12:50 14:50 16:50 18:10 19:30
Banff Springs Hotel 7:40 9:35 11:20 13:20 15:15
Inns of Banff (Opposite) 7:49 9:44 11:30 13:30 15:30
Caribou Lodge 7:50 9:46 11:32 13:32 15:32
Delta Royal Canadian 7:51 9:48 11:34 13:34 15:34
High Country Inn 7:52 9:50 11:36 13:36 15:36
Ptarmigan Inn 7:53 9:52 11:38 13:38 15:38
Banff Ave (Banff Mall South Bound) 7:55 9:55 11:40 13:40 15:40 *17:20 *18:20 *19:40
Banff Park Lodge (Opposite) 7:58 9:58 11:43 13:43 15:43
Train Station Info Centre 8:00 10:00 11:45 13:45 15:45
ARRIVES AT NORQUAY 8:15 10:15 12:00 14:00 16:00
RETURN TO BANFF 10:40 12:40 14:40 16:40 18:00
Included
  • Professional certified guide
  • Orientation session
  • All climbing equipment
Transport Options
  • Meet at Banff Mt Norquay (North America Lodge)
Guide Quote

Bailey's Pick

"A unique way to explore the Canadian Rockies - just like the original explorers did, by climbing!" - Bailey , Reservations Agent, Discover Banff Tours

Banff Rock Climbing
Banff Mountaineering
Banff Climbing
Banff Mt Norquay
Banff Chairlift
Banff Sightseeing Chairlift
Banff Rock Climbing