Tunnel Mountain Summit

Walking distance from downtown Banff, a spectacular view awaits those who ascend the 2.25 km Tunnel Mountain Trail.  Located on Tunnel Mountain Drive in Banff, the path, wide and well marked, consists of a series of switchbacks, which, although it does continually slope upward, should be manageable for all levels of fitness. Sore muscles and … More Tunnel Mountain Summit

Downtown Banff

Nestled in a storybook setting, visitors will soon discover that Downtown Banff is laden with wonderful shops, restaurants, gardens, trails and historic attractions.  We spent half a day combing the streets, barely scratching the surface of all there is to see. Locals were extremely friendly and helpful, understanding the value of each and every tourist.  … More Downtown Banff

Grassi Lakes Falls

There are two routes on the Grassi Lakes Trail, a 2.5 mile round trip hike that is rated easy to moderate.  On the Upper Grassi Lakes Trail, hikers will find a spacious trail with a gentle uphill slope most of the way.  The more difficult trek, the Grassi Lakes Interpretive Trail, consists of more narrow … More Grassi Lakes Falls

Grassi Lakes Take 2

This area is so entitled for a reason; it consists of not one but TWO lakes.  Several dark, wooden benches have been constructed and placed along the shoreline.  Ample time should be allotted when hiking to Grassi Lakes.  It’s a destination that should be savored!