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Banff National Park - Outdoors

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Peyto Lake (Lake Louise)
Ranked #1 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
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Moraine Lake (Lake Louise)
Ranked #2 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water

Getting to Moraine Lake There are a number of ways to get to Moraine Lake but if you don't have a car you will need to take a tour company or, better yet, the Greyhound bus. There... more »

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Ranked #3 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
Beautiful lake surrounded by woods and hiking trails.
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Ranked #4 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Mountains
Hike or ride to the top of this scenic mountain.
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Ranked #5 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Canyons

Location Details:  Directions: 30 minute drive northwest of Banff on Trans Canada Hwy (watch for the signs)  Latitude / Longitude: 51.245695 / 115.841328  Hiking Details: Distance... more »

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Ranked #6 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #7 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #8 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
Tiny lake only a couple of kilometers away from Lake Louise; a great hiking destination.
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Ranked #9 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
Banff National Park's largest waterway.
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Bow Falls (Banff)
Ranked #10 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #11 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
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Herbert Lake (Lake Louise)
Ranked #12 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #13 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water

Location Details:  Directions: 5 minute drive (1.5 miles) northwest of Banff. From downtown, take Mount Norquay Rd north towards the Trans-Canada Hwy (Hwy 1). For the Fenland... more »

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Ranked #14 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
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Ranked #15 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
Owner description: Family-friendly Mt. Norquay offers outstanding conditions for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. Since... more » Owner description: Family-friendly Mt. Norquay offers outstanding conditions for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. Since its opening in 1926, Mt. Norquay continues to be the locals’ gem. Famous for being the training ground of Olympic and World Cup athletes, and with excellent beginner terrain, everyone will love this small, family-friendly resort. « less
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Sentinel Pass (Lake Louise)
Ranked #16 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Trails
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Ranked #17 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water

Location Details:  Directions: 10 minute drive northeast of Banff. Take Banff Ave east out of the town, past the intersection with the Trans-Canada Hwy (Hwy 1). Just past the... more »

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Ranked #18 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Canyons
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Ranked #19 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #20 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Hiking Trails
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Central Park (Banff)
Ranked #21 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Ranked #22 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Geologic Formations
Massive glacier surrounded by forest: a popular scenic spot among tourists.
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Ranked #23 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Gardens
Giant glacier looming over a placid lake.
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Ranked #24 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #25 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Hiking Trails
Beautiful mountain lake surrounded by dense forest.
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Ranked #26 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Bodies of Water; Hiking Trails
A lake completely surrounded by rock.
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Ranked #27 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Waterfalls
Owner description: This is a beautiful waterfall just outside the town of Banff. It can be viewed from the roadway or you can hike up to it.... more » Owner description: This is a beautiful waterfall just outside the town of Banff. It can be viewed from the roadway or you can hike up to it. Apparently ice climbing of the falls is possible. « less
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Ranked #28 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Mountains
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Ranked #29 of 31 Outdoors in Banff National Park
Category: Hiking Trails; Bodies of Water
Scenic lake nestled in the Canadian Rockies; makes a great hike.
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Category: Mountains
Scenic mountain that can be seen from 30 miles away in each direction.
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