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Scenic Snowshoe Tour of Lake Louise

Enjoy breathtaking views while taking your first steps in showshoes. This “introduction to snowshoeing” tour will take you to the top of the mountain to experience a view previously only accessible to skiers and snowboarders.

Our certified guides will show you how to use snowshoes in a safe environment while sharing stories of our history, the landscape, and wildlife of Lake Louise. Enjoy breathtaking views while taking your first steps in snowshoes.


  • • Difficulty: Easy (This tour explores Meadowlark, a route located at the top of the winter Sightseeing Gondola and is suitable for all abilities).
  • • Price $79 +GST.
        • $49 if you already have a lift pass.
        • 20% discount for Season Pass & Lake Louise Plus Card Holders.
  • • Tour is approximately 2hrs.
  • • Departing daily at 10:00am, 12:00pm, and 2:00pm.
  • • Meet with your snowshoe guide at the guides cabin in-front of Lodge of the Ten Peaks 30 minutes before departure to collect rental equipment.
  • • Enjoy a thrilling 13 minute ride on the scenic Grizzly Gondola.
  • • Snowshoe with your interpretive guide at the top of the mountain, including a break at the Eagle cabin viewpoint for hot chocolate and a snack.
  • • Take the easy way down on the Gondola back to the base of the resort.

The price of this tour includes a guide, sightseeing lift ticket, snowshoe rental, hot chocolate and a snack.

Please Note: Guests are required to wear warm winter gear. We suggest a winter jacket, snow pants, gloves, winter footwear and warm socks, and a toque or balaclava. In addition, snow goggles are great for sun glare and windier days. Our Rental Shop can fit you with a winter jacket and pants (optional) or you can purchase top brand winter gear from our Alpine Sports Boutique. A light backpack is also a good idea to carry your camera, water and snacks.


Rates - 2017/18

2 hour tour* $79

*Price is $49 if you already have a lift pass. 20% discount for Season Pass & Lake Louise Plus Card Holders.

Price includes:

  • • Guide.
  • • Sightseeing Lift Ticket.
  • • Snowshoe rental.
  • • Hot chocolate and a snack.

How to Book a Tour

Reservations are required up to 10 minutes in advance of the tour. To make a reservation please drop by our Guides Cabin (located between Lodge of Ten Peaks and Whisky Jack Lodge). You can also 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 48 hours of the snowshoeing time, refunds will not be issued. As Snowshoeing is a winter sport, there will be no refunds for extreme weather conditions.

Note: Rates shown above do not include tax (5%GST). Pricing subject to change without notice. All snowshoe tours are conducted within the ski resort boundary and only within avalanche controlled terrain.

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