Hiking in the Canadian Rockies

Visit Canada and go hiking in the Canadian Rockies. Travel from Calgary to Yoho and Banff National Park. Visit Lake Louise and Jasper National Park and breathe the fresh mountain air of the Canadian Rockies

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Hike the Canadian Rockies and see some of the finest national parks in Canada

Get the blood pumping, the legs moving and the spirits soaring on an action packed hiking adventure through the spectacular Canadian Rockies. Discover a region where incredible mountain-scapes, icy blue glaciers and emerald forests are all in a days walk, making each day as spectacular as the next. Climb to the top of some of Canada’s most impressive peaks, shimmy between glaciers and forage for iconic wildlife in atmospheric forests. Pack your hiking boots, cram plenty of film into the camera and get ready for a Canadian Rockies hiking experience that will blow you away.

  • Cruise the streets of Calgary
  • Drive on the highest paved road in Canada
  • Follow an old logging trail to Robertson Glacier
  • Gobble the famous Longview Beef Jerky
  • Hike around the emerald shores of Lake Louise
  • Pass between glaciers in Yoho National Park
  • See the vivid colours of Canada’s wildflowers
  • Spot moose in Waterton Lakes National Park

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Calgary, Canada
  • Finish:

    Calgary, Canada
  • Group size:

    Min 6 , Max 12
  • Ages:

    Min 18
  • Meals:

    13 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 10 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with basic facilities) (12 nts), Hotel (1 nt)
  • Transport:

  • Included activities:

    Head Smashed in Buffalo Jump

  • Notes:

    1. Please note that a variance in our standard booking conditions applies to this trip. Departures may only be confirmed 4 weeks before the scheduled start date of your trip, rather than the standard 60 days. We recommend that you make no non-refundable travel arrangements until your trip has been confirmed.

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Day 1 Calgary

Arrive in Calgary, one of the fastest growing cities in Canada’s west. Perhaps arrive early to the historic town and experience Calgary’s fun and energetic atmosphere.

Days 2-4 Lake Louise

Drive through the prairies and set up camp in the midst of the Canadian Rockies. Embark on day hikes around the emerald Lake Louise, visiting a prestigious chateau, catching a glimpse of Victoria Glacier and reaching the foot of the Plain of Six Glaciers. On the final day, embark on a spectacular loop of the Rockies, climbing Larch Valley for great views of the surrounding region before descending via the aptly named Paradise Valley.

Day 5 Yoho National Park/Banff National Park

Hop over to British Columbia and into Yoho National Park. Hike up to the ice line from Takakkaw Falls, passing between glaciers and ascending through the tree line for spectacular views of Yoho Valley.

Days 6-8 Jasper

Tip-toe along the awe-inspiring Icefields Pathway – one of the most spectacular drives in the world. See fields of wildflowers on a walk to Cavell pond, admire the deep limestone gorges of Maligne Canyon and climb the Bald Hills for great views of the Queen Elizabeth Mountain Range.

Days 9-10 Kananaskis

Explore the popular Banff resort, soothing weary muscles in hot-springs or taking a cable car ride to the summit of Mt Sulphur. The next day, follow an old logging trail on a hike beneath the Robertson Glacier.

Days 11-13 Waterton Lakes National Park

Travel on the highest paved road in Canada, picking up some delicious Longview Beef Jerky before reaching Waterton Lakes National Park. Explore the caves, coves and canyons of this unique landscape and try to spot some of Canada’s famous wildlife.

Day 14 Calgary

Stop by a native American cultural sight before ending the adventure back in Calgary.
    • 14
    • SZXA
    • Total price tool tip
    • Walking
    • Basix