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.
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.
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.
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.
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Seasonal, Late Spring to Early Fall
Situated in the Valley of Ten Peaks, Moraine Lake is a glacially fed lake, at the elevation of 1885m. The deep blue shade is due to rock silt deposited into the Lake due to melting glaciers. Read More >>
111 Bear Street ,Banff, Alberta, 1L 1A3
Year round, Hours Vary
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies showcases the history and culture of Rocky Mountains through ethnographic displays, art and artifacts and videos. The museum also houses the library and archives of the Alphine Club of Canada. Heritage home and cabins of former pioneers are also located on the museum grounds. Read More >>
111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0
Year Round. Activities Vary.
Lake Louise is a glacial lake in the Canadian rockies which sits at an elevation of 200 vertical feet above the valley floor. Read More >>
101 Mountain Avenue, Banff, AB
Late spring and summer to view the garden in full bloom.
Cascade Gardens in Banff National Park is a well-landscaped garden with a varied mix of annuals and perennials surrounding the park administrative building. Parks Canada took over the Brett Sanatorium and Hotel built in the 1880s, when it burned down in 1930 and converted it into the present day gardens. Read More >>
2 Mount Norquay Road Banff, AB T1L 1B4
Mid November - Early April
Situated on the Mountain named after Premier of Manitoba, John Norquay, Mt Norquay ski resort is one of the three world famous ski resorts in Banff National Park. The first chair lift in Canada was installed in Mount Norquay. Read More >>
Events Banff Events Calendar
Two Jack Lake, Lake Minnewanka Scenic Drive, Banff
July 15, 2017
On July 15, as Lowepro celebrates 50 years of innovation, they will be sharing their passion for digital storytelling with fans through a day of hosted photo walks around the globe with some of the best photographers in the industry. Read More >>
Cave and Basin National Historic Site, 311 Cave Avenue, Banff
July 7, 2017 To July 8, 2017
Join special guests from Iron Horse Park (Airdrie) and climb aboard a 1/8th scale train to ride the mini rails along the historic pool deck at the Cave and Basin. Check out dozens of lego miniature model train sets (Saturday and Sunday). Read More >>
Banff Park Museum National Historic Site, 91 Banff Ave, Banff
July 8, 2017
Come celebrate 100 years of Canada’s National Historic Sites at the Banff Park Museum with the launch of the photo exhibit, “Explore Our Stories.” The exhibit features images from historic sites from every province and territory, highlighting the breadth and diversity of our historic places and the stories they tell. Read More >>