Calm Water Tours

Looking to get out on the water this summer?

Choose from an interpretive cruise on Banff’s largest lake, a guided SUP (stand up paddleboarding) tour on spectacular Two Jack Lake, or a scenic float tour on the Bow River in nearby Canmore.

Banff Lake Cruise at Lake Minnewanka

Horseback Ride + Gondola + Lake Cruise

Combo Package; saddle up for a riverside ride, soar up to a mountain summit and cruise on Banff's largest lake.  Included: 1 Hour Bow River Horseback Ride (various times available) Take a guided horseback ride along the tranquil Bow River
per person
8+
May-Oct
Banff Sightseeing Gondola Ticket

Banff Gondola + Lake Cruise

Combo Package; soar up to the summit of Sulphur Mountain for 360 degree views over Banff, and then cruise on Banff's largest lake.  Included: Banff Sightseeing Gondola (various times available) Sit back and relax in a four passenger, modern glass
per person
All Ages
May-Oct
See animals such as grizzly bears on a wildlife tour
Family Fun

Wildlife Tour + Chairlift + Lake Cruise

Combo Package; look for wildlife on a twilight tour, ride a chairlift to 7,000' and cruise Banff's largest lake. Included: Evening Wildlife Safari (start time varies seasonally) Where do you find the animals of Banff when the sun goes down?
per person
2+
Jun-Oct
Take a scenic river tour and float along the Bow River in the Canadian Rockies
Family Fun

Float Trips

A gentle one hour float trip through stunning glacial blue waters, towering mountain peaks and diverse wildlife along the Bow River in Canmore. Located on the outskirts of Banff National Park in Canmore, your guide will gently float you through
per person
9:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm
1 Hour
3+, 30lbs+
Take a fun SUP group tour in Banff
Most Popular

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Tours

Stand Up Paddleboarding is the perfect way to explore spectacular Two Jack Lake in Banff National Park. Choose from a morning introduction to stand up paddleboarding and learn the basics and general skills, or take a scenic afternoon tour. Both
per person
11:00am, 2:00pm
1 Hour
6+
Canmore River Float Adventure

Float + Chairlift

Combo Package; take a scenic float along the Bow River, then ride a chairlift up to 7,000' overlooking Banff. Included: 1 Hour Canmore Float Tour (various times available) Take a gentle one hour float trip with a river guide through
per person
3+
Jun-Oct
Lake Minnewanka Banff Lake Cruise

Lake Minnewanka Cruise

See the Rocky Mountains from a new perspective on a 1 hour interpretive boat cruise of the largest lake in Banff National Park, Lake Minnewanka. Beginning from the western end of the largest lake in Banff, the cruise sets sail
per person
Throughout the day
1 Hour
All Ages