Enjoy breathtaking views while taking your first steps in snowshoes

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.

Tour Details - 2020/21Closed

This tour explores a route located at the top of the winter Sightseeing Gondola including Ptarmigan Ridge and the “Eagle” area and is suitable for all abilities.

Difficulty:Easy.
Duration:2hrs (approx).
Dates:Available now until May 2 (conditions dependant).
Time:10:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 2:00pm (daily).
Group Size:We are offering smaller group sizes this season due to COVID-19. Please contact our guides for information about larger bookings.
Cost:$89 (includes a lift pass).

$59 (if you already have a lift pass - call 1-403-522-1385 or visit to book).

*Prices includes guide, snowshoe rentals, hot chocolate and a snack.

Note: Season Pass & Lake Louise Plus Card holders save 20% for up to four people.

Lake Louise Sightseeing Gondola
  • 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.

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

Cancellation Policy

Payment is required at the time of booking and reservations are recommended due to limited spaces. Changes to reservations can be made up to 24 hours before the departure time based on availability. Within 24 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.