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) aboard our sightseeing gondola. Embrace the stunning fall scenery, the golden larches, grand glaciers, 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.

2024 Summer Operations

Starting May 18, base-area dining options and the souvenir shop will be available for guests. Summer Gondola rides will commence on June 7. Stay tuned for more details.

Summer Sightseeing at Lake Louise Gondola

SIGHTSEEING GONDOLA

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.

Shuttle to Lake Louise & Moraine Lake

SEE MORAINE LAKE AND LAKE LOUISE HASSLE-FREE!

Embark on your lakeshore adventures from our spacious, free parking lots, with convenient shuttle services to both of these popular destinations. Shuttles are not just a stress-free solution, but an easy and guaranteed way to experience these stunning lake vistas.

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.

Lake Louise Hikes and Trails

Lake Louise Hikes and 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 Lake Louise

Wildlife Interpretive Centre Lake Louise

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.

Lake Louise Wildlife Viewing

Lake Louise 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.

Lake Louise Guided Hikes

Lake Louise 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.

Free Shuttle / Parking

Getting Here By Shuttle

Lake Louise shuttle services operate between the Lake Louise Summer Gondola, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise, and Samson Mall during the summer sightseeing season. Want to see Moraine Lake or visit the Lake Louise Lakeshore? There are shuttles for that too!

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.

E-Bike Rentals

E-Bike Rentals

Explore Lake Louise & the Bow Valley Parkway on an e-bike! Our new electric bikes make pedaling a snap and provide a thrilling and unique way to experience an easy day in the mountains.

Up The Mountain & Down The River

Gondola & Lunch + Whitewater Rafting

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

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.

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.

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.