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Via Ferrata

Mt Norquay, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
+1 403-762-4421
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Mt Norquay, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B4, Canada
+1 403-762-4421
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Reviewed yesterday

We signed up for the 4 hr Ridgewalker. They provide you with hiking boots which are a must. I also recommend taking a pair of the gloves they offer - if you don't take them, you'll wish you did. (For the ladies, my manicure stayed...More

Thank jenstravels2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the Ridgewalker 4 hours excursion and loved it! Very professionally run, good equipment, knowledgeable Greg was our guide. Views from above were stunning despite some smoke in the air due to forest fires. If you are afraid of heights this is not for you....More

Thank RogerD272
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our 4 hour ridgewalker hike/climb at mt norquay via ferrata. Lots of parking at the base of the climb. We checked in to the desk and we're provided with hiking boots (no charge). We purchased $12 hiking socks because only had ankle...More

Thank LGF90
Reviewed 4 days ago

Signed my daughters up for new 6 hour trip,it took 7 hours.Daughters are 22 and 28 years old and they were nervous at first,but felt comfortable with their guide Chris,there faces told it all as they were so excited to tell us and show pictures...More

Thank ernie p
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not to be missed. We took the 4 hour Ridgewalker climb. It takes a bit to get used to but once you do the views are fantastic. It can be a challenge physically and for some with height issues a mental challenge. Our guide was...More

Thank david l
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Via Ferrata Rocks! My son, 3 grandchildren and I did the 4 hour Ridgewalker in June. If you love to challenge yourself physically and mentally, enjoy spectacular scenery and return home with pictures that impress all your friends, then the Via Ferrata is for...More

Thank jawalker101
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is truly a must do activity in Banff! I have never done mountain climbing or any climbing, but via ferrata was very straight forward for beginners like me. Never have I felt unsafe or scared while on the mountain. Our guide Nick was very...More

Thank Natasha M
Teha C, Manager at Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, We love thorough reviews like yours- thank you so much for taking the time to write such an informative review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and that it was challenging enough to give you that great sense...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ridge walk Offered enough exposure to be challenging but still had you feeling completely safe at all times. A great experience overall!

Thank lillie-d18
Teha C, Manager at Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lillie, We're glad you enjoyed your climb with us. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. The exposure is real but so is the safety. Warm Regards, Teha

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I are avid hikers, climbers and general outdoor enthusiasts. We were excited about doing the four hour experience although our only reservation was that it might be underwhelming given our experience. We were so wrong. It was so much fun and there...More

Thank Linda O
Teha C, Manager at Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Linda, Thank you for leaving this review, we love the fact that even as an experienced climber you still found our Via Ferrata exciting and challenging. Hope to see you again in the future. Warm Regards, Teha

Reviewed 1 week ago

With an extra day in sacred valley we had time to go to this unique experience. Guides were 100% professional and never felt unsafe.Not for you if you are afraid of heights but this was incredible. Zip line down is a bonus, six lines total....More

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Leah T
May 2, 2017|
Response from Teha C | Property representative |
Hi Leah T, Unfortunately for safety reasons we require you to go out with our guides. If your interested in more information or how to book, check out our website.
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Teha C | Property representative |
Hello! In the Summertime the main lodge for sightseeing and via ferrata is our North American Lodge in the upper parking lot. It's only a 1 minute walk from the North American chairlift that gets you up to where the Via... More
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Teha C | Property representative |
Hi Ellen, Thanks for your interest in our Via Ferrata. If you can do a moderate hike, you can do our Via Ferrata. We've have guests in their 80s do our 4 hour Ridgewalker route. Some of the 4 hour route does climb on a... More