Dramatic solitude. Cherish it on memorable hikes amid jagged peaks, translucent lakes and the famous Bugaboo spires. By helicopter, journey to areas so remote it would be an epic challenge to get there on your own—if you could get there at all. Despite their name, the Bugaboos are not to be feared. On this trip, they are to be savored.
1 Hike to the rustic Plain of Six Glaciers Teahouse, with views of Mount Victoria and the Victoria Glacier | Forge ahead to Lake Agnes along the Highline Trail and past Mirror Lake | Enjoy breathtaking glimpses of Lake Louise.
2 Hike a switchback trail to the meadowland of Larch Valley fall | Enjoy dramatic views of the Wenkchemna Peaks at every turn | Refuel with lunch on the banks of Minnestimma Lake before continuing to the top of Sentinel Pass for a jaw-dropping panorama.
3 Embark on an exhilarating helicopter flight to our lodge | After a hearty lunch, fly to access hiking in some of the world's most stunning mountains—a spectacular landscape of jewel-colored lakes, wildflower-strewn meadows and glistening glaciers.
4-5 Soar by helicopter to unspoiled areas ideal for exploration | As you hike, cross ridgelines weaving up and down through cirques and hanging valleys | Relish endless views of the surrounding peaks and glaciers | Choose to trek on a glacier or climb a via ferrata near the towering granite cathedrals of the Bugaboo spires.
6 Journey to Kootenay National Park and walk above Marble Canyon, crossing narrow bridges | Listen to the roar of Tokumm Creek crashing below | Explore the Paint Pots—a group of three iron-rich cold mineral springs that bubble up and stain the earth a deep red-orange.