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Banff Adventures

164 reviews
#11 of 40 Tours in Banff
Banff, Canada
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About Banff Adventures
Banff Adventures is an activity Booking Center, based in Banff . For over 20 years, we have been helping visitors experience the best of the Canadian Rockies. Offering the full range of winter and summer activities available, we specialize in providing convenient service, allowing our guests to spend more time playing in the mountains and less time planning for them. Whether you seek a calm retreat or a heart pounding adventure, let our friendly and knowledgeable staff help create the ideal mountain experience. We invite you to discover the Banff Adventures difference for yourself. We think you’ll find it’s all in the details. Your adventure starts here.
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the morning ice canyon walk with tour guide, Neil, who very knowledgeable. The walk was just the right level of challenge. Stunning views, beautiful waterfalls, topped off with a delicious cup of hot chocolate. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019

Tyler was our guide, very knowledgeable, for the afternoon trip to Kootenay, Paint Pots. Such a hypnotizing (that is also a sacred place for the First Nations) that mesmerized me and my boyfriend. It was the most worth tour I ever booked. Highly recommended with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Yesterday I did the Johnston Canyon Ice Walk with tour guide, Neil. He was prompt to pick us up, very friendly and highly knowledgeable. The walk was enjoyable and a beautiful sight to see. Only moderately challenging but gives you a good sweat. The price...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

Upon entering we were quickly greeted and offered help. The sales associate was knowledgeable about things to do and packages. She easily helped us choose exactly what we were looking for and our order was processed quickly and efficiently. Would highly recommend to anyone! Thanks!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I did three activities with Banff Adventures. One was the Grotto Canyon Ice Walk with Aaron and Hugh and had an amazing time. They had a lot of knowledge of the trail and area in general. When we got to the location...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

This is the second tour we’ve done with Banff Adventures and we’ve had an amazing time on both occasions! Last year we did the Johnston Canyon Evening ice walk, and today we did Grotto Canyon. The scenery is beautiful and our guides Hugh and Aaron...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

Maybe the worst customer service/experience I’ve experienced. We booked less than 24hrs before the schedule sleigh ride. Which was great, but my 2 yr old was up sick all night so we tried to cancel and reschedule. Not only where they terribly rude over the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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HydraBanff, General Manager at Banff Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2019

Hello Thank you for your feedback. As mentioned, we are a booking agent for the sleigh rides and they have a strict 48 hour cancellation policy. We did explain that your child was sick, however they asked for proof of not being able to attend...More

Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

Great tour ! Our guide Norm was funny and full of information and gave us lots of suggestions for places to eat while staying in Banff ! Lots of fun!!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Booked a tour to go watch the Calgary Flames play at the Saddleback Stadium. Was picked up from and dropped off back at the hotel. Younger dropped right outside the stadium entrance. Host was lovely, bus driver was friendly as well. Even had a quick...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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HydraRiverGuides, General Manager at Banff Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Hello, Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your hockey tour. It is a truly Canadian experience. Thank you for your recommendation and we hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Banff. Go Flames Go!

Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

This is a must do!!! The tour is so unique at night are so unique Raven was a great guide along the route. Turning off our headlamps on the return was Sooooo fun . Do thisMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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HydraRiverGuides, General Manager at Banff Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Hi Karen We agree that the night time walk in Johnston Canyon is a must do activity. It certainly gives a different perspective of the Canyon at night. Thank you so much for taking the time to review the tour. We are so pleased you...More

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mitchell1701
June 22, 2018|
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Response from HydraBanff | Property representative |
Hello Banff Adventures operates a Wildlife on the Bow tour which is a wildlife tour in a canoe. You can see reviews for this on the Banff Canoe Club page. Another operator called Discover Banff operates the Evening Wildlife... More
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Helen L
February 19, 2018|
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Response from HydraBanff | Property representative |
Hi Helen, Dogsledding Tours will operate in April just as long as we have enough snow. They typically end around mid April, but if we have enough snow, it will run longer. I hope that helps Thanks Banff Adventures
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vspriggs37
February 1, 2018|
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Response from HydraBanff | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for your question. July is in the middle of our summer season, so unfortunately you cannot do a dogsled tour. However. there are kennel tours in which you can visit the dogs.Snowy Owl website and click on... More
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