Ski Holidays in Banff, Canada
Banff lies in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and promises memorable skiing and snowboarding and some of the most awesome scenery and breathtaking slopes.
Banff is the link town for the three ski areas of Banff Mount Norquay, Sunshine Village and Lake Louise which combined features more than 200 runs on 7,558 acres, or 125 miles of skiable terrain, of which nearly 25% is covered by snow canons.
Banff is crawling with great restaurants and good bars. Both Tommy's pub and the Irish pub in St. James's Gate d... read full
Canada is a great place to ski, it can be cold so rug up. I have been to Italy and Austria and would definately... read full
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The skier areas are well proportioned to offer skiing for all ability levels - gentle slopes with excellent English speaking tuition for beginners; a variety of terrain and cruising runs for intermediates and long testing black runs for the advanced skier. Each ski area has a unique character and the three are available on one convenient interchangeable lift ticket that includes frequent and easy shuttle transportation between the hotels and each ski area.
Dogsledding • guided tours in Banff National Park • heli-Skiing • snowmobiling • sleigh rides • ice skating • cross country skiing • sightseeing • ice climbing • ice fishing • snowshoeing • curling • hot mineral springs • pool • whirlpool • sauna • steamroom
Canadian resorts open much longer than European ones and typically open in early November and operate until late May each year. Banff is 1½ hours from Calgary International Airport.