Sightseeing Gondolas
Banff Adventures Unlimited

The Banff Gondola is located just 5 minutes from the Town of Banff, on the shoulder of Sulphur Mountain. The Lake Louise Gondola rides offer an opportunity to soar to an awe-inspiring viewpoint, and to learn why we are the Home of the Grizzly Bear.

When visiting Banff National Park in the heart of the Canadian Rockies .... see more mountains in a moment than most see in a lifetime!


Banff Gondola

When visiting Banff National Park in the heart of the Canadian Rockies.... see more mountains in a moment than most see in a lifetime! Ride to the top of Sulphur Mountain to experience a bird's eye view of six mountain ranges.

Banff Gondola is located just 5 minutes from the Town of Banff, on the shoulder of Sulphur Mountain, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. The 360° view from the upper gondola terminal, view-decks and Summit Ridge interpretive boardwalk, is the very best vantage point in the west. Safely seated in 4 passenger gondola cabins, visitors are transported in 8 minutes to the summit at an elevation of 2,281m (7,486 ft) above sea level.

Hours of Operation:

Jan. 1 to Jan 5, 2014 Daily 10:00am to 6:00pm
Jan. 6 to Jan. 17, 2014 Closed Annual Maintenance
Jan. 18 to Apr. 17, 2014 Daily 10:00am to 6:00pm
Apr. 18 to Aug. 31, 2014 Daily 08:00am to 9:00pm
Sep. 1 to Oct. 19, 2014 Daily 08:00am to 7:00pm
Oct. 20 to Dec. 31, 2014 Daily 10:00am to 5:00pm

Adults $35.95
Children (6 -15 Years) $17.95
Children (5 and Under) FREE

 



 

Banff Sightseeing Chairlift

Take a 15 minute chairlift ride at Mt Norquay and take in the spectacular views looking down into the Town of Banff. Look across the Spray and Bow Valleys with the stunning jagged edges of Mt Rundle as a feature for all your photos.  Relax over a snack or meal, craft brews or a glass of wine at the Cliff House Bistro.  

Further Information:

  • 15 Minute Chairlift Ride
  • Viewing Boardwalk and Sightseeing Platform
  • Cliffhouse Bistro Rooftop Patio - snacks available
  • Parking is available at Mount Norquay or use or hourly shuttle that picks up from most major hotels in Banff

Hours of Operation:

June 15 to June 30, 2014 Daily 9:00am to 7:00pm
July 1 to Aug 31, 2014 Daily 9:00am to 9:00pm
Sept 1 to Oct 15, 2014 Daily 9:00am to 7:00pm



 
Adult (19+) $29.95
Youth (13-18) $14.95
Child (6-12) $9.95
Infant (0-5) FREE





      

Lake Louise Gondola

The Lake Louise Gondola is seasonal and will be in operation from May 14 – September 29.

Cruise for fourteen glorious minutes, riding in one of the open chair or fully enclosed gondolas, to one of the Banff National Park's greatest views!

From the top, at 2088m (6850ft), the spectacular scenery is yours to explore at will – there are ambitious hikes to the summit of Mt. Whitehorn for the hardy, or equally lovely short, leisurely strolls for those with more modest exercise goals.

Stop by and enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast or lunch prepared fresh, and served daily in the Lodge of the Ten Peaks!

The Ride n ‘ dine package includes the Gondola tickets plus breakfast or lunch buffet.

 

       
Adults $29.95
Children (6 -15 Years) $15.95
Children (5 and Under) FREE

Ride'n Dine Breakfast

Adults $32.95
Children (6 -15 Years) $18.95
Children (5 and Under) $4.50

Ride'n Dine Lunch

Adults $36.95
Children (6 -15 Years) $20.00
Children (5 and Under) $4.50

 

 

Kicking Horse Sightseeing Gondola & Grizzly Bear Refuge

Surrounded by 6 national parks (Banff, Glacier, Kootenay, Yoho, Mt Revelstoke, and Jasper), Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is situated in one of the most spectacular settings in the world. Take a short journey on the Rockies highest sightseeing gondola, the 8 person Golden Eagle Express, rising almost 4000 vertical feet in 18 minutes. At 7700 feet above sea level, you’ll be surrounded by jaw-dropping panoramic views for as far as the eye can see. The Grizzly Bear Refuge is a conservation, education and research centre committed to becoming a world leader in the preservation of grizzly bears.

Eagles Eye Restaurant, Canada’s most elevated dining experience at 7.700 feet is an oasis in a most dramatic, rugged setting. Serving superb Pacific Northwest Cuisine and Rocky Mountain distinction, this unique dining experience is truly unforgettable.

Adventure Pass Includes:

  • Sightseeing gondola up the Golden Eagle Express
  • Entry to the Grizzly Bear Refuge tours with guide

Transportation not included.

Further Information:

  • Prices do not include 5% GST
  • Gondola Hours 10am –8pm Fri to Sun. Except from June 26 to September 6 where the gondola will also operate 10am – 5:30pm Mon to Thur
  • Grizzle Bear Refuge tour times: 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, and 5pm. Duration is approx 45-60 minutes
 

Adventure Pass (with lunch)

Adults $61.95
Youth (13-18 Years) $53.96
Child (6-12 Years) $30.95

Adventure Pass (without lunch)

Adults $34.95
Youth (13-18 Years) $26.95
Child (6-12 Years) $17.95

 

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