YOUR LAKE LOUISE ADVENTURE STARTS HEREElevate your perspective in an alpine oasis where grizzlies freely roam, and unobstructed panoramic views prevail

Leave the crowds behind and soar to 2101m (6893 ft) any day of the week on our sightseeing gondola. Embrace the stunning scenery, grand glaciers, lush carpets of wildflowers, crystal-clear springs and observe wildlife in their natural element. Indulge yourself in a variety of savory dining options while you take in the views from one of our large outdoor patios or spaciously seated dining rooms.

Sightseeing Gondola

SIGHTSEEING GONDOLAOpen daily until October 9, 2022

The Lake Louise Summer Gondola is the ultimate stop-off for all-ages sightseeing, with some of the best chances to spot wild grizzly bears.

Delicious Dining Options

Restaurants & Patios

It’s time to satisfy your taste buds! With a variety of unique eateries to choose from, you’ll be spoiled for choice.

Summer Tickets

Summer Tickets

Ride the Summer Gondola, explore the hiking trails, and discover the best views of Lake Louise! Indulge in a delicious meal, and don’t forget, there’s always a chance to see bears from the chairs.

Hiking Trails

Hiking Trails

Take a walk on the wild side and marvel at the beauty of Lake Louise and Banff National Park while becoming one with nature’s beat.

Wildlife Interpretive Centre

Wildlife Interpretive Centre

Located at the top of the Summer Gondola the Wildlife Interpretive Centre is the perfect place to discover what makes life in Banff National Park uniquely spectacular.

Wildlife Viewing

Wildlife Viewing

The Lake Louise Gondola is one of the best places to spot wild grizzly bears and other iconic species of wildlife found in the Canadian Rockies and Banff National Park.

Free Shuttle / Parking

Lake Louise Shuttle

Our Lake Louise shuttle service operates between the Lake Louise Summer Gondola, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and Samson Mall during the summer sightseeing season. Free for those with a lift pass or sales receipt from one of our restaurants or retail shops (some conditions apply)!

Guided Hikes

Guided Hikes

Leave the crowds behind and immerse yourself in the beauty of Banff National Park on one of our guided hikes. Professional interpretive guides will lead you through the picturesque terrain of the Rockies, connecting you to the landscape through lessons on the flora, fauna, and deeply rooted history of this place.

Daycare Centre

CHILDCARE

Our fully accredited and licensed daycare is managed by caring, alert, and thoughtful staff who love working with children. To book, or for more information, please call 1(403)522-1348 or email us at daycare@skilouise.com.

Disabled Travelers Accessibility

Disabled Travelers Accessibility

It is our goal to assist individuals with disabilities to access and enjoy all features, facilities, and services at the Lake Louise Summer Gondola. Please see our accessibility options.

Shopping & Souvenirs

Shopping & Souvenirs

Our on-mountain retail shop is the place to grab Lake Louise, apparel souvenirs and much more. Stop by Experience Lake Louise, in the village of Lake Louise, for Lake Louise branded apparel, souvenirs, exciting tours, mail services from Canada Post, ATB Financial, National Car rentals and more.

Gallery

Gallery

Check out some of the great photos taken from around the resort during the spring, summer and fall seasons. New photos are added often so visit us again soon.

Up The Mountain & Down The River

Up The Mountain & Down The RIver

Ride the Lake Louise Summer Gondola to the best views of Lake Louise and enjoy a delicious gourmet lunch at any of our restaurants! Afterward, take an exhilarating rafting trip on the Kicking Horse River with Wild Water Adventures (guaranteed to thrill).