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Learning at 6,850ft = Awesome!
Our Wildlife Interpretation Centre located at the top of the gondola is the perfect place to discover what makes life in Banff National Park uniquely spectacular.
We offer daily indoor presentations for all ages, short themed Guided Walks around the centre and interactive displays to follow the footsteps of our early explorers and native wildlife. The Centre provides guests the opportunity to learn how to stay safe during their visit while exploring the area.
Read on to see how to make the most of your trip or click here to see our best prices and packages.
Deer and Wolves and Bears, Oh My!
Ever wonder why deer don't eat meat, why wolves do, and why bears have become 90% vegetarian? During this 30-minute presentation you will find the answers to these questions while discovering the important role we can play in helping to ensure their survival.
The Bears Embrace: Coming Full Circle
Come join us on a journey to examine how human views, thoughts and feelings about the grizzly bear in the past have helped to shape the ideals of today. Discover the incredible impacts grizzly populations suffered during a time of fear and how embracing the bear is the only way to ensure this species survival.
.The Making of a Famous Landscape
Interested in learning more about Lake Louise? Then join us on a behind the scenes tour where we will reveal the recipe responsible for the production of this world-renowned scene.
An Unbearable Fate
How does the Park deal with a bear that breaks all the rules? Find out all about a legendary grizzly bear named Skoki, and help determine who really broke the rules in Banff National Park.
Living on the Edge
Life is tough! Who would live in a place with wind chills up to minus 65 degrees Celsius, very little food, and steep rocky slopes? Some living things are so well suited to this harsh environment that they would have a hard time living elsewhere. Find out how these unique creatures have made a living in the sub-alpine region of the Rocky Mountains and how we can help them survive.
The non-migratory birds of Lake Louise. Learn how it takes more than a ski pass to survive the winter at Lake Louise.
The above programs run every hour. Shows vary day to day. All theatre-style presentations are complimentary with purchase of the Gondola ride.
Unescorted hiking is restricted to areas on the upper mountain only, and we strongly recommend hiking in groups of 4 or more people.
*Ask our friendly Interpretive Guides for details on Hiking Trails on the upper mountain.
Dine Only Rates - 2014
Stop by and enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast or lunch prepared fresh, and served daily in the Lodge of the Ten Peaks! For those who prefer something straight off the grill, our cafeteria breakfast and lunch menus are sure to please.
|5 & under
Rates shown above do not include tax (5%GST). Pricing subject to change without notice.