Banff National Park

Alberta

Established in 1885, Banff is Canada's oldest national park and covers over 6,600 sq. km of mountainous terrain from Canmore to the southern tip of the Columbia Icefields in the north. Whether you're near Banff, Lake Louise, Skoki, Bow Lake, or one of the many other countless unforgettable places, there's no shaking the feeling that you're in place with a lot of history that's still begging to be explored.

Visit the official website for the latest advisories, trail conditions, camping information and other key details about the park.

Reports from this Region

Aberdeen & Haddo

– Max. Elev. 3,162 m / 10,374ft. –
Scrambling / Mountaineering

Big Bend Peak

– Max. Elev. 2,824 m / 9,265ft. –
Scrambling / Hiking

Cirque Peak & Helen Lake

– Max. Elev. 2,993 m / 9,820ft. –
Hiking / Scrambling

Heather Ridge

– Max. Elev. 2,695 m / 8,842ft. –
Ski Touring / Scrambling

Hilda Peak

– Max. Elev. 3,058 m / 10,033ft. –
Scrambling / Climbing

Mount Bourgeau

– Max. Elev. 2,930 m / 9,613ft. –
Hiking / Scrambling

Mount Chephren

– Max. Elev. 3,280 m / 10,761ft. –
Scrambling

Mount Fairview & Saddle Mountain

– Max. Elev. 2,748 m / 9,016ft. –
Hiking / Scrambling

Mount Hector

– Max. Elev. 3,394 m / 11,135ft. –
Mountaineering / Snowshoeing

Mount Temple

– Max. Elev. 3,544 m / 11,627ft. –
Scrambling

Mount Willingdon

– Max. Elev. 3,373 m / 11,066ft. –
Hiking / Scrambling

Nigel Pass

– Max. Elev. 2,195 m / 7,201ft. –
Hiking