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Scenic Snow Cat Experience

Available from Feb 6

Scenic Snow Cat Experience

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Perhaps the most unique attribute about our tour is that you'll be travelling by snow cat! Our experience starts with a chairlift ride but the real fun is involved when you hop in Castle's Powder Stagecoach snow cat and tour up Haig Ridge, to Haig Lake lookout, and then finally back to the base area.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$70.87
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$70.87

Stargazing Tour - Kananaskis After Dark

Available from Dec 18

Stargazing Tour - Kananaskis After Dark

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The Banff National Park is famous for its spectacular scenery, but after dark, the landscape takes on a whole new look and feel. On this tour, strap on your snowshoes and stomp into the Kananaskis forest on a guided moonlit hike. Stop in open clearings and peek at the stars through the telescope. With a hot drink and cookie included, marvel at the wonders of nature in the Canadian wilderness.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.26
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$65.26
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Snowshoeing in Kananaskis

Available from Dec 1

Snowshoeing in Kananaskis

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Embark on a winter snowshoeing journey in Kananaskis from Calgary with the assistance of a guide. Focus on the scenery and the sound of your footsteps crunching the snow instead of puzzling over directions, since your guide leads the way. You'll learn the history of the Kananaskis through guided commentary as, well as facts about the local flora and fauna.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$61.42
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$61.42
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Banff Performance Snowboard Rental Including Delivery

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Banff Performance Snowboard Rental Including Delivery

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Dominated by the peaks of Mt. Rundle and Mt. Cascade, Banff ranks among the most popular ski resorts in Canada—and the equipment rental queues can be long. With this snowboard and boot hire service—geared toward beginner boarders—order your kit in advance and reach the slopes faster. With fitting at your accommodation plus slope-side servicing included, you can hit the snow knowing your rental equipment is covered.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$76.07
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Banff Performance Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Banff Performance Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Nestled below the peaks of Mt. Rundle and Mt. Cascade, Banff is widely considered among the finest ski resorts in Canada—and the equipment rental queues can be long. With this ski, pole, and boot hire service—geared toward learner skiers—order your kit in advance and beat the queues. Reach the slopes faster with in-house fitting at your accommodation, and relax with slope-side servicing included.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$76.07
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$76.07

Banff Premium Snowboard Rental Including Delivery

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Banff Premium Snowboard Rental Including Delivery

With diverse terrain and spectacular valley views, Banff ranks among the finest ski resorts in Canada—but the equipment rental queues can be long. With this snowboard and boot hire service—geared toward experienced riders—reserve your snowboard equipment in advance and reach the slopes faster. With in-house fitting at your condo plus piste-side servicing included, you can hit the slopes knowing your rental equipment is fully covered.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$92.61
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Banff Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Banff Premium Ski Rental Including Delivery

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Located within the spectacular Rocky Mountain Range, Banff attracts skiers from across the world to its snowy slopes—and the equipment rental queues can be long. With this ski, pole, and boot hire service—aimed at advanced skiers skiers—reserve your high-spec skis in advance and avoid the waiting lines. Hit the pistes faster with in-house fitting at your condo, and enjoy peace-of-mind with slope-side servicing included.
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  • Free Cancellation
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Snowshoeing on Top of the World

Available from Nov 21

Snowshoeing on Top of the World

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Go snowshoeing through the snowy backcountry of Canada during this tour from Baniff, including round-trip transport and your gondola ticket. As you trek across the snow, keep your eyes peeled for sights of the famous Rocky Mountains. Please also note that although this tour includes access to snowshoes, you must come prepared in your own winter clothing and boots.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.88
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$87.88

Johnston Canyon Icewalk from Banff

Available from Nov 28

Johnston Canyon Icewalk from Banff

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Trek safely through Johnston Canyon in the winter, surrounded by frozen waterfalls and ice pillars, in the company of a guide. This half-day tour allows you to embark on an icy trek without worrying about safety issues or directions; your guide is with you the whole way. Listen to guided commentary on the canyon's formation and see fossils buried in the rocks, giving a window into the past. This moderately difficult hike includes cookies and hot chocolate to warm up with at the conclusion.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$66.11
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Maligne Canyon Ice Walk

Available from Dec 21

Maligne Canyon Ice Walk

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Calling all outdoor adventurers, this hiking tour takes you deep into Maligne Canyon, one of the deepest river canyons in the Canadian Rockies. On a mostly downhill route, encounter frozen waterfalls, ice caves, and discover the mystery of the disappearing Medicine Lake. All necessary equipment and hotel pickup in Jasper are included on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.06
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$57.06

Ice Climbing in Maligne Canyon

Available from Dec 4

Ice Climbing in Maligne Canyon

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The Maligne Canyon offers some of the best ice-climbing conditions in Jasper—but this extreme sport requires lots of practise and specialist equipment. On this beginner-friendly tour, try your hand at ice-climbing under the watchful guidance of your trained instructor. With all technical gear included, climb the ice to the top of a frozen waterfall and reach corners of the Maligne Canyon inaccessible to most park visitors.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$181.39
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Snowshoe in Kananaskis Country

Available from Nov 2

Snowshoe in Kananaskis Country

Travel up 984 feet (300 meters) to a sub-alpine lake during this snowshoe tour in Kananaskis Country. With snowshoe rental included, follow your guide across the snow-covered ground as you catch sight of the Canadian Rockies. Take in other views of the nearby towering cliffs and wintery wilderness as you go.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$76.01
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$76.01
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Learn to Cross Country Ski in Lake Louise

Available from Dec 12

Learn to Cross Country Ski in Lake Louise

Beginners can book these cross-country ski lessons amidst the stunning scenery of the Canadian Rockies. With a small group of just four people or fewer, you'll get personalized attention from your guide as you learn a new skill. Practice how to fall down, get back up, glide, and stop on a pristine snowy trail with other beginners.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.10
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$69.10
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Chester Lake Cross Country Ski

Available from Nov 16

Chester Lake Cross Country Ski

Looking for something a little more wild, step out of the groomed tracks, and enjoy this cross country ski tour to an alpine tarn in the backcountry.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.10
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$69.10
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Private ACMG Ski & split-board guide

Available from Nov 3

Private ACMG Ski & split-board guide

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Explore the Banff National Park back country on skis or splitboard with certified Association of Canadian Mountain Guides. With years of training and local knowledge the Alpine Air Adventures guides will lead you the best touring locations, with safety as a primary detail on any given day. Learn from the local experts and ski/ride some epic powder!
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  • 1 day 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$216.96
Price varies by group size
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$216.96
Price varies by group size

Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding

Available from Dec 1

Introduction to Backcountry Skiing / Riding

Our guides are incredible instructors, fun to be around, and have a vast wealth of experience skiing and riding in the backcountry. They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA. Skiing and riding safely in complicated mountain terrain requires a lot of experience and proper mentorship. We are here to ensure you start off in the right direction.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.72
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$93.72

Experience Ice Climbing

Available from Dec 1

Experience Ice Climbing

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The Ice Experience program is designed to allow people of all abilities to experience the exciting sport of waterfall ice climbing. Our guides are incredible instructors, skilled climbers, and fun to be around. They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA, so you can rest assured that you are in good hands.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$142.81
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$142.81
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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff

Available from May 1

Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff

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Enjoy this full-day tour from Banff, visiting the Athabasca Glacier and the stunning scenery lining the breathtaking Icefields Parkway. This tour travels halfway along the world-famous Icefields Parkway, recognized as one of the top drives in the world passing numerous Rocky Mountain peaks, glaciers, waterfalls, and emerald lakes. Your tour also includes round-trip transport from Banff, a mountain picnic lunch, Glacier Skywalk, and an all-terrain Ice Explorer tour.
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  • 11 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$224.12
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$224.12
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