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National Parks Guided Hikes

Explore the stunning Rocky Mountain environments of Banff and Yoho National Parks with one of our professional interpretive guides and learn about our unique wildlife, beautiful flora and rich history along the way!

New 4-Day Hike - limited spots available!

Skoki Backpack Adventure
Skoki Loop Backpacking Adventure

Join us on August 2nd to August 5th, 2018 for a premier Canadian Rockies experience through the Banff backcountry!

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Gondola Top Guided Walks & Hikes

These guided walks & hikes begin at the top of the Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola and require the purchase of a Gondola Ticket. The cost of individual hikes (not including a Gondola TIcket) are listed below.

Trail of 7 Wonders
Trail of the Great Bear (45 minutes) - $14.95

Difficulty: Easy - This guided walk answers a question most of us have here in bear country, "What should I do if I see a bear?".

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Trail of Ice and Fire
Trail of Ice and Fire (2 hours) - $22.95

Difficulty: Moderate - Take in the spectacular views and witness the evidence of the ice and fire that shaped the landscape.

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Trail of 7 Wonders
Trail of 7 Wonders (3.5 hours) - $38.95

Difficulty: Moderate - Learn about seven endangered and valued species that live and grow here in the Banff National Park.

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Booking Information

Reservations are required up to 10 minutes in advance for Gondola Top hikes and at least 24 hours before Banff & Yoho National Park Tours. To make a reservation please book online or email us at guides@skilouise.com, or call 1-403-522-1385.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Changes to reservations can be made based on availability. Within 24 hours of the hiking time, refunds will not be issued. There will be no refunds for extreme weather conditions or wildlife activity cancelation.


Half-Day Guided Hikes (Banff National Park) - Available July 1

These half-day hikes are conducted in Banff National Park and depart daily at 9:00am. They include experienced certified guide, transportation from and to Lake Louise (Ski Resort and local hotels) and a snack. Custom departure times are available upon request.

Bow Glacier Trail
Bow Glacier Trail (4 hours) - from $99

Difficulty: Easy/Moderate - At the base of Bow Glacier Falls, amid the spray and roar, you can witness the birth of a river.

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Lake Agnes
Lake Agnes (4 hours) - from $99

Difficulty: Moderate - This hike takes you on a spectacular journey  along the Agnes Trail to a beautiful hidden lake.

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Half-Day Guided Hikes (Yoho National Park)

These half-day hikes are conducted in Yoho National Park and depart daily at 9:00am. They include experienced certified guide, transportation from and to Lake Louise (Ski Resort and local hotels) and a snack. Custom departure times are available upon request.

Emerald Lake Loop
Emerald Lake Loop (3 hours) - from $99

Difficulty: Easy - The trail circles Emerald Lake and offers excellent views for much of the way.

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Sherbrooke Lake
Sherbrooke Lake (3 hours) - from $99

Difficulty: Moderate - This informative hike travels through an old growth forest and part of an important wildlife corridor.

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Booking Information

Reservations are required up to 10 minutes in advance for Gondola Top hikes and at least 24 hours before Banff & Yoho National Park Tours. To make a reservation please book online or email us at guides@skilouise.com, or call 1-403-522-1385.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Changes to reservations can be made based on availability. Within 24 hours of the hiking time, refunds will not be issued. There will be no refunds for extreme weather conditions or wildlife activity cancelation.


Full-Day Guided Hikes (Banff National Park) - Available July 1

These full-day hikes are conducted in Banff National Park and depart daily at 9:00am. They include experienced certified guide, transportation from and to Lake Louise (Ski Resort and local hotels) and a snack. Custom departure times are available upon request.

Taylor Lake
Taylor Lake (6 hours) - from $199

Difficulty: Advanced - Experience the deep forest home to many local animals as the trail follows a babbling creek towards the Lake.

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Sentinel Pass
Sentinel Pass (6-7 hours) - from $199

Difficulty: Advanced - Discover the beautiful Larch Valley while you will enjoy the stunning views of the Valley of the Ten Peaks!

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Plain of 6 Glaciers
Plain of 6 Glaciers (6 hours) - from $199

Difficulty: Moderate - Beginning at the famous emerald colored Lake Louise this hike climbs to an impressive viewpoint.

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Full-Day Guided Hikes (Yoho National Park)

These full-day hikes are conducted in Yoho National Park and depart daily at 9:00am. They include experienced certified guide, transportation from and to Lake Louise (Ski Resort and local hotels) and a snack. Custom departure times are available upon request.

Emerald Basin
Emerald Basin (5 hours) - from $199

Difficulty Easy: Starting at Emerald Lake this breathtaking hike ascends to Emerald Basin, a beautiful natural amphitheatre.

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Twin Falls
Twin Falls (6 hours) - from $199

Difficulty Moderate: Follow along the Yoho River and arrive at a spectacular view of the incredible dual cascades of Twin Falls.

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Iceline Trail
Iceline Trail (8 hours) - from $199

Difficulty Advanced: A signature hike that climbs to a high bench with spectacular glacier views & meadows in the Little Yoho Valley .

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Booking Information

Reservations are required up to 10 minutes in advance for Gondola Top hikes and at least 24 hours before Banff & Yoho National Park Tours. To make a reservation please book online or email us at guides@skilouise.com, or call 1-403-522-1385.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Changes to reservations can be made based on availability. Within 24 hours of the hiking time, refunds will not be issued. There will be no refunds for extreme weather conditions or wildlife activity cancelation.


Skoki Lodge Guided Hikes

Skoki Backpack Adventure
Skoki Loop Backpacking Adventure - 4 Days

Join us on August 2nd to August 5th, 2018 for a premier Canadian Rockies experience through the Banff backcountry!

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Skoki Backpack Adventure
Skoki Lodge Guided Trip - From $399

Available now! Join our professional guides as they lead you to Skoki Lodge while connecting you to the colorful stories of Skoki's past and ...

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Booking Information

Skoki Loop Backpacking Adventure: This multi-day adventure takes place August 2nd to August 5th, 2018 and reservations are required by July 15th, 2018. To make a reservation you can either book online, email us at guides@skilouise.com, or call 1-403-522-1385.

Skoki Lodge Guided Trip: Reservations are required. Email us at guides@skilouise.com, or call 1-403-522-1385.

Cancellation Policy

Reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Changes to reservations can be made based on availability. Within 24 hours of the hiking time, refunds will not be issued. There will be no refunds for extreme weather conditions or wildlife activity cancelation.

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