5 Spectacular Things to Experience in Banff This Winter

18 Nov 2020

5 Spectacular Things to Experience in Banff This Winter

Author: banff  /  Categories: Activities, Lifestyle, Banff  / 

Looking for something exciting to do in the 2020 winter season? Well, look no further! The following is a list of 5 exhilarating activities that you can try on your next visit to Banff National Park.

Dogsled Tours

Dog sledding has always been one of the most popular winter activities in the Rocky Mountains. This is one experience that you won’t soon forget. Just imagine yourself driving a dogsled team of Huskies through the scenic Canadian Rockies. You can take in the stunning panoramic views while crisscrossing through the gorgeous lakes and forests of Banff National Park. Visit the Banff Adventures Dogsled page for more information on Dogsled Tours.

Banff Gondola

See more mountains in a moment than most see in a lifetime. The stunning Banff Gondola, on the summit of Sulphur Mountain, has views of six stunning mountain ranges. There’s much to discover that will heighten your senses at every turn. Visit the Banff Adventures Gondola page for more information on Banff Gondola

Ice Walks

If you are looking for something not too action packed, but still want to witness the majestic beauty of the Canadian Rockies, you will certainly want to consider going on a spectacular Ice Walk. At Johnston Canyon, you can tread along the steel catwalks to view the fabulous frozen waterfalls. On the Grotto Canyon walk, you’ll stroll on a frozen creek bed and glimpse the ancient rock art on the canyon walls. Visit the Banff Adventures page for more information on Ice Walks tours. Or alternatively rent a pair of ice cleats and explore the canyons at your own pace.

Snow Boarding / Skiing

Snow Boarding / Skiing is truly the ultimate winter activity. Never learned how? That’s okay! Banff Adventures has packages to support beginner skiers and boarders. Lessons are a relaxed and enjoyable way to prepare yourself for the mountain riding experience by learning vital downhill techniques. You will go through the correct ways to stop, slice and tackle the slopes in a safe manner. Visit the Banff Adventures Skiing and Snowboarding page for more information on Snow Boarding.

Sleigh Rides

If you’re visiting Banff National park, why not treat your family or friends to a pleasant, western style sleigh ride. Set against the scenic backdrop of the Rocky Mountains, these rides are an affordable easygoing winter activity that children and adults alike will absolutely love. The outings usually last for about 45 minutes to an hour, which is the perfect length of time to enjoy the winter weather. Visit the Banff Adventures page for more information on Sleigh Rides.


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