A Week in Banff National Park (Alberta, Canada)

Depart: July 28th
Return: Aug 3rd

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Things to Know

  • Park pass is required for each day at the park

    Itinerary

    • Chephren Pass*
      • 4.8 miles // 790 feet
    • Larch Valley to Sentinel Pass to Mt. Temple summit
      • 6.5 miles // 2509 feet
    • Moraine Lake (start of ^ hike)*
    • Lake Agnes*
      • 4.7 miles // 1420 feet
    • Plain of Six Glaciers*
      • 8.6 miles // 1925 feet
    • Lake O'Hara to Abbott Pass Hut (boys) 
    • Lefroy or Victoria (boys)
    • Helen Lake to Cirque Peak Summit
      • 10 miles // 3704 feet
      • Go super early
      • Wear lots of layers
    • Mt. Rundle
    • Bow Glacier Falls
      • 5.4 miles // 872 feet
    • Peyto Lake (Lori recommended)

    Last Day Near Calgary

    • Maybe visit Drumheller last day
      • 1.5 hr drive from airport
      • Dinosaur park
    • New Science Centre
      • interactive exhibits, multimedia presentations, and educational demonstrations