Things to Do in Banff in April: Events, Activities and Festivals happening in Banff during April 2017.
Things to Do in Banff in March: Events, Activities and Festivals happening in Banff during March 2017.
Stargaze at Banff Gondola, join for torchlight ski at Lake Louise Ski Resort on Valentine’s Day or enjoy a Cliffhouse Moonlight Valentines Dinner at Mt Norquay Ski Resort. Enjoy a concert by Canadian soprano, Measha Brueggergosman at Eric Harvie Theatre or dance the night away with electronic dance music legends Infected Mushroom.
Visit the roaring Bow Falls, go up on the historic chairlift on Mt. Norquay, head to Surprise Corner, which offers stunning views of the surrounding Banff National Park. See Hoodoos, sedimentary rocks that have been eroded into needle like points! Go on a Lake Minnewanka Cruise, experience the breathtaking views of Lake Louise, travel Bow Valley Parkway, hike Johnston Canyon.
Canadian Rockies with its awe inspiring snow-capped mountains and glaciers hanging on precipitous cliffs make for a trip of a lifetime. The untouched beauty of the Rockies is best enjoyed through views from up above.
Spread over 6,641 sq. km along the magnificent Canadian Rockies, Banff National Park is located in Alberta, a prairie province of Canada. Banff National Park with its snow-capped mountains, ethereally coloured glacial lakes and abundant wildlife is a must visit place, recommended by all travel gurus.
Things to do Explore!
311 Cave Ave, Banff, AB T0L 0C0
Year round, Hours Vary
the Cave & Basin National Historic Site is the birthplace of all national parks across the continents. This National Historic Site was built around natural thermal mineral springs in late 1800s. The interpretive centre displays heritage of the thermal waters and the history of national parks. Read More >>
Banff National Park, Alberta
Mid June to Early October
Sunshine Meadows better known as home to Sunshine Village, is famous for its beautiful setting with alpine meadows covered with carpet of fire weed and glacier lilies with the snow-capped Canadian Rockies as backdrop. Accessible via road only during summer, Sunshine Meadows is a hikers paradise. Read More >>
Lake Minnewanka Scenic Dr Banff National Park, Improvement District No. 9, AB
Lake Minnewanka Loop (24km) is a scenic drive in the Banff National Park, with several Alphine lakes of Canadian Rockies. Remains of an old booming coal mining town, Bankhead, is also found along the loop. Read More >>
Sunshine Village, Banff, AB, Canada
Early November to Early May
Located in Banff National Park, Sunshine village is one of the three ski resorts in the Banff National Park. With an annual snow fall of about 9 m, snow ‘packing’ happens only during the start of the season. It has 12 lifts including high speed gondolas and 2 magic carpets. Read More >>
Bow Valley Parkway, Banff, Alberta
Year round with seasonal restrictions.
Bow Valley Parkway is a 51km scenic road and one of the two roads that link (Trans Canada Highway being the other) that connects Banff and Lake Louise.The drive that cuts through mountains and passes over Bow river valley, is replete with panoramic views and wildlife. Read More >>
Events Banff Events Calendar
Cave and Basin National Historic Site, 311 Cave Ave, Banff
May 27, 2017 To May 28, 2017
Saturday and Sunday: Bring the family for a weekend of mini trains and maxi fun! Dozens of model railway enthusiasts showcase tiny trains from the steam era. Read More >>
Fenlands Recreation Centre, 100 Mt Norquay Rd, Banff
May 26, 2017 To May 28, 2017
Yoga. Culture. Mindfulness. Wake up to the sun peeking over the mountains as you soak it in over a cup of tea. Head to a yoga class at the state of the Fenlands Recreation Centre to connect to the community and transformational teachings. Read More >>