When the autumn turns to winter and the temperatures drop below freezing, a unique transformation occurs in the canyons – they turn into detailed, Narnia-like ice valleys that create the best icewalks in Banff. Canyons around the Canadian Rockies have been sculpted over thousands of years with the wind, water,
Iconic to the great white north and our most popular activity is dogsledding. These docile and well-trained animals take you on a journey like no other through our Rocky Mountains but book early! Dogsledding tours sell out well in advance.
As Banff visitors travel west from Calgary, the landscape goes from flat plains to the dramatic, sky-piercing Rocky Mountains. From sightseeing chairlifts to gondolas…
- Deals, Kid Friendly, Summer, Things to Do, Trip-Planning
- Horseback Riding, Lake Louise, May, Rafting, Wildlife
Looking for the best things to do in May? Our furry neighbours are waking up, feeding on berries in the low valley bottoms and giving wildlife watchers a show! As summer inches closer lakes start to thaw and it’s the perfect time for water activities such as whitewater rafting and lake cruises.
The best way to spot wildlife in Banff is with the expert guides at Discover Banff Tours. We know the places they like to hang out, how to safely view, and some pretty cool facts that will entertain you and your family.
- Deals, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Trip-Planning, Winter
- April, Caving, Horseback Riding, Icefields Parkway, Wildlife, Wolfdog
Looking for the best things to do in Banff in April? Spring is just around the corner in Banff and as the snow thaws we start to transition towards summer activities. Here are some of the best, from horseback rides to glacier adventures and wildlife tours.
Glaciers and snow melt, rivers rise, and rafting is born in the Canadian Rockies – welcome to Discover Banff Tours’ wet and wild adventures with whitewater rafting! Whitewater rafting adventures near Banff gives you three rivers to choose from, and each is accessible, affordable, and full of action-packed adventure.