Attractions - Banff

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Tourist attractions in Banff.

Sunshine Meadows Banff National Park

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1 Sunshine Access Road, Banff, Alberta T1L 1J5

Mid June to Early September

Sunshine Meadows better known as the home to Sunshine Village, is famous for its beautiful setting with alpine meadows covered with carpet of fire weed and glacier… Read more…

Moraine Lake

Moraine Lake, Alberta

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51.328225,-116.181586

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. Read more…

Lakelouise

Lake Louise Banff National Park

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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…

Boat Cruise Maligne Lake

Lake Minnewanka Boat Cruise

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Lake Minnewanka Loop Boat Tour Estimated Departure Point, Improvement District No. 9, AB, Canada

Early May - Canadian Thanksgiving in October

Brewster tours operate a narrated boat cruise on Lake Minnewanka in Banff National Park. Read more…

Johnson Lake

Johnson Lake, Improvement District No. 9, AB, Canada

Year Round

Located on the Minnewanka road loop, a breezy scenic ride with picturesque view of rich vegetation, rugged landscape and glacier Lake, Johnson Lake is the place to… Read more…

Lake Minnewanka

Lake Minnewanka, Banff National Park

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51.247196,-115.499275

Year round

Named ‘Water of the Spirits’ by the First Nations, Lake Minnewanka is a glacial lake fed by Cascade river and is the largest body of water in… Read more…

Herbert Lake, Icefields Parkway

Herbert Lake

Herbert Lake, Improvement District No. 9, AB, Canada

Year Round

Visit Herbert Lake early in the morning or during sunset to enjoy incredible reflection of Mt. Read more…

Lakelouisegondola

Lake Louise Gondola

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1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, Alberta.

Late Spring - Early Fall

Lake Louise Gondola connects the southern slope of the Merlin Ridge of the Slate Range to Whitehorn lodge on the Mount Whitehorn, through a ski lift. Read more…

Vermilion Lake Banff National Park

Vermilion Lakes Banff National Park

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Vermilion Lakes Rd Banff National Park, Improvement District No. 9, AB

Year Round.

About Vermilion Lakes, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada A series of lakes formed in the Bow River valley, Banff National Park, the Vermilion Lakes in Alberta is… Read more…

Lake Louise Ski Resort

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1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada T0L 1E0

Mid November to Mid May

The only ski area in Canada to hold the FIS Ski World Cup circuit, Lake Louise Ski resort is one of the three ski resorts in Banff… Read more…

Mt Norquay Ski Resort Banff

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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… Read more…

Mt Assiniboine

Mt Assiniboine Provincial Park

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Mt. Assiniboine Provincial Park

Year Round. Activities Vary.

Mt Assiniboine Provincial Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and situated along the continental divide, in British Columbia. Read more…

Peyto Lake

Peyto Lake Banff National Park

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Peyto Lake, Improvement District No. 9, AB, Canada

Year Round

Named for Bill Peyto, a packer and guide of early 1900’s, the Lake is located at an elevation of ~1800 m in the Canadian Rockies. Read more…

Surprise Corner

Surprise Corner Banff National Park

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51.167316, -115.559245

Year Round.

Wonder what is Surprise Corner? The surprise is the ‘surprise’ picture postcard view of the Banff Spring Hotel with the Bow Falls in front which opens up… Read more…

Buffalo Luxtons Museum

Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum, Banff

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1 Birch Ave, Banff, AB T0L 0C0

Year-round.

Buffalo Nations Luxton Museum is dedicated to preserving the culture and heritage of the First Nations who lived in and around the Canadian rockies. Read more…