Posing in front of an Ice Explorer at the Columbia Icefield
The Banff Gondola at the top of Sulphur Mountain
Canoeing in Vermilian Lakes

Glaciers and mountain top views!

The Rockies Pass

Packages From $170

Package Details

Activity Level
May - Sep
Min 2 people
2.5hr drive

This popular package includes activities in Banff and on the Icefield Parkway. If riding an Ice Explorer onto a Glacier is your style, then this package is for you!

Banff Gondola: Experience a 360° view from the upper gondola terminal and get a view of six mountain ranges. Witness breathtaking views in every direction from one of several observation decks. Discover a 1 km interpretive Summit walk to a National Historic site. Explore the world class interpretive and interactive centre with fun games and lots of information on the creation of our beautiful Bow Valley and the surrounding Rocky Mountains. 

Banff Chairlift: The Banff Sightseeing Chairlift will take you to a new view of Banff. Take a 10 minute chairlift ride up to 7,000 feet at Banff Mt Norquay and experience spectacular views looking down into the Town of Banff and across Spray and Bow Valleys with the jagged edges of Mt Rundle as a feature for all your photos.

Columbia Icefield Adventure: This includes the Ice Explorer Tour on the Athabasca Glacier, admission to the Skywalk and return transportation from the Glacier Discovery Centre

Banff Canoe Rental: Enjoy a 1 hour canoe rental on the serene Bow River. Your canoe begins at the Banff Canoe Club with basic tips from our friendly dock staff before heading on the river to explore at your leisure.

Book your Adventure

The Rockies Pass - Chairlift

Adult (16+): $170 Child (6-15): $125

The Rockies Pass - Gondola

Adult (16+): $193 Child (6-15): $141
Walking on the Athabasca Glacier from an Ice Explorer
Walking on the Skywalk at the Columbia Icefield
Taking pictures from the glacier at Columbia Icefield
Enjoying a chairlift ride at Mount Norquay
Admiring the views from the top of the Banff Gondola in summer
  • The canoe rental is open dated and can be used at any time. Rentals are on a first come, first serve basis.
  • The Banff Gondola, Mt Norquay Chairlift and Glacier Adventure Ticket (Ice Explorer & Glacier Skywalk) need to be booked for a certain day and time.
  • Activities are best taken on separate days.
  • Prices are based on 2 people in a canoe. This package cannot be booked for 1 person (as you need 2 people to paddle a canoe)! Costs are per person.
  • The Glacier Adventure departs form the Columbia Icefield (on the 93 North). It is approximately 2.5 hours from Banff.

Related adventures

We value your privacy
We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience, serve personalized ads or content, and analyze our traffic. By clicking "Allow Cookies", you consent to our use of cookies. For additional details view our Privacy Policy.
Cookie preferences

You can control how your data is used on our website. Learn more below about the cookies we use by reviewing our Privacy Policy.

Your cookie preferences have been saved.