Johnston Canyon Icewalk (PM) ~ 13:30 - 4 hours


This tour can be combined with the Banff Gondola for the special package price of $89.
To book this tour in a package, please contact Explore Rockies at 1-800-760-6934.
To book this tour without the Gondola, please click the Book Now button above.

Departs Daily from Banff - 1:30 PM

Tour Includes:
* Friendly, certified guide
* Hot chocolate and maple cookie snack
* Ice cleats and hiking poles

Highlights Include:
  • Bow Valley Parkway - The Bow Valley Parkway offers many opportunities to see wildlife on the way to Johnston Canyon.

  • Catwalks - Steel walkways have been built into the canyon walls, providing breathtaking views of the gorge below.

  • Canadian Rockies Geology - Learn about the formation of the Rocky Mountains and how water gradually creates features like the Johnston Canyon over thousands of years.

  • Lower Falls - Gain a unique perspective on the Lower Falls from inside a natural cave feature.

  • Upper Falls - During the winter, the Upper Falls turn into massive ice columns - keep an eye out for ice climbers!
Alternate Times (click for more information):
  1. 8:30 AM

  2. 7:30 PM
Child: 8 to 12 years. Not suitable for children under 8.
Adult: 13 years and up

* If a package is booked, Banff Gondola admission can be used any time during your stay. Click here for Gondola operating hours.
* Participants must dress in warm winter gear (ie: ski suits, or wind-proof shell over layers including fleeces and or sweaters), insulated winter snow boots (preferably above the ankle), and winter head/hand gear.
* Don't forget to bring your camera!

Transportation is available from most hotels. If you are booking the tour as a standalone, please click the Book Now button to select from available locations and departure times.

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