Visiting during Banff’s winter season will show you a sparkling, icy, snow-dusted side of the Canadian Rockies – all with fewer crowds and cheaper prices!
There are 3 primary ski resorts in Banff. With a Ski Big 3 pass, you get access to the three major resorts of the area: Lake Louise, Mt. Norquay, and Banff Sunshine.
If you’ve never seen a frozen waterfall up close, it’s absolutely mind-bogglingly cool, and hands down one of the best things to do in Banff in the winter!
With a long history steeped in cultural traditions, dog sledding is an incredible way to experience the park!
Beyond its stunning appearances, Banff has a fascinating history.
Every twist, turn, lift, and jump greets you with gigantic rocky peaks in the distance that remind you why this is truly one of the most beautiful national parks on earth.
It’s basically like a fairytale: they put you in a beautiful, elaborately-decorated sleigh and give you cozy blankets to stay warm as you merrily romp through the frosty evergreens around Lake Louise.