Undiscovered Canadian Rockies Family Multi-Adventure Tour - 20s & Beyond
Mountains & Meadows of Kananaskis & Banff
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Swathed in alpine air in the front ranges of the Canadian Rockies, journey to corners only known to locals in Kananaskis Country. In a place where wildlife can outnumber humans, bike and hike through secluded provincial parks past snowcapped peaks, limestone walls and flowering meadows. And where water meets the land, discover jewel-hued lakes, sparkling rivers and splashing waterfalls.
- Hike and bike through Kananaskis Country—a mountain playground with swift rivers, lakes, diverse wildlife and towering peaks
- Soar in a gondola to a lodge high in the Rockies and hike on trails famous for wildflowers and mesmerizing alpine scenery
- Bike in Banff National Park, raft the Bow River and hike in Spray Valley Provincial Park keeping an eye out for wildlife
- Relax in a pool surrounded by alpine forest, in a steam cabin at a Nordic spa and in an outdoor hot tub under a star-filled sky
Day 1 Journey with your family from Calgary to beautiful Kananaskis Country and pedal tranquil bike paths to Wedge Pond | Discover views of Mount Kidd and Mount Galatea, the highest peak of the Kananaskis Range | Take a dip in the pool or treat yourself at the 50,000-square-foot Nordic spa at our mountain lodge.
Day 2 Hike in Spray Valley Provincial Park, crisscrossing Galatea Creek | Encircled by spruce, wildflowers, small waterfalls and mountains, keep an eye out for ptarmigan and porcupines along dirt trails and footbridges | Climb a forested hiking path to encounter emerald-green Lillian Lake | A steeper climb takes you to deep-blue Lower Galatea Lake, with expansive vistas of glaciated peaks and the valley below.
Day 3 Feel the white-water spray as you raft the scenic Bow River | Head into Canmore and enjoy lunch overlooking Ha Ling Peak and the Three Sisters Mountains | Pedal along the famous Rocky Mountain Legacy Trail with amazing scenery of the Bow River Valley, Mount Rundle and aptly named Cascade Mountain | Bike up the flanks of Sulphur Mountain to our hotel, perched 750 feet above the town of Banff—or arrive by shuttle!
Days 4-6 Pass towering peaks, virgin forests and the Bow River’s blue-green water on a morning spin | At Johnston Canyon, a short scenic hike reveals stunning waterfalls | Hop on a chairlift for a ride to our trailhead at the border between Alberta and British Columbia | Take in vistas of Banff National Park’s Mount Bourgeau and Goat’s Eye Mountain | Hike the wildflower-strewn alpine wonderland of Sunshine Meadows.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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Gather your favorite people to share a Backroads adventure on a ready-to-book Private Trip - featuring all the legendary Backroads hallmarks from expert leaders to unforgettable activities. You can pick from a large selection of dates for your group of 8 or more. Call us for date availability. If your party has fewer than 8 guests, or if your preferred date is not available, we'll create a departure just for you.
Private Trip Pricing
- 10 or more Guests: from $3,399 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $3,799 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $3,999 pp dbl occ
- 2-7 Guests: Give us a call or reach out here!
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