It’s bear spotting season at Lake Louise

Lake Louise Grizzly Bears

Now's the time to see bears from the chairs!

With summer in full bloom and wildlife activity approaching its peak, now’s a great time to spot grizzly bears, black bears, plus lots of other fascinating wildlife that live in Lake Louise. View them from the safety of the sightseeing gondola as you gently rise above an active & protected wildlife corridor that is otherwise inaccessible to the public. Once at the top, discover what makes life in Lake Louise so uniquely spectacular at the Wildlife Interpretive Centre, free to visitors. Inside you’ll find exciting and engaging wildlife displays, information boards, and friendly interpretive staff who are always ready to answer your questions. Guided Interpretive Hikes are also available for those looking to explore even more.

Make sure to check out our wildlife viewing tips and wildlife viewing calendar too!


Explore Lake Louise hassle-free

Enjoy the breathtaking views with no crowds, plenty of free parking for your car or RV, plus shuttle services between our parking lots, the village of Lake Louise, the Lake Louise Campground, and the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise.

Want to see Moraine Lake or visit the Lake Louise Lakeshore? There are lakeshore shuttles for that too!


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