Surrounded by the dramatically rugged peaks of the Canadian Rockies, in the heart of Banff National Park, there are endless things to do and check off your bucket list in and around Banff and Canmore.
As outdoor adventure hubs, at the foot of the Canadian Rockies, you can find experience gifts for him or her that will create memories they will never forget and always cherish. From unique helicopters tours and exhilarating winter adventures, to encounters with Canadian wildlife, and so much more, let Breakaway Experiences’ be a part of the adventure of a lifetime.
Enjoy the stunning scenery and watch for Banff’s famous wildlife on the 3-hour Banff and Its Wildlife guided tour. Build a connection to this World Heritage Site as you visit Banff's landmarks and historic places.
Visit the world's largest enclosed and protected grizzly bear habitat. On the Banff Grizzly Bear Tour, you will ride over the refuge by gondola (mountain top gourmet lunch included) and later see orphaned bear “Boo” up close on a tour led by his guardians.
Enjoy a horse-drawn sleigh ride with breathtaking views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. On this 45-minute Banff sleigh ride you can cozy up under a warm blanket as you are taken through the Bow River Valley.
Step out of your comfort zone and take your Banff trip to new heights with a Via Ferrata Mountain Climbing Adventure. You'll be climbing ladders and clinging to iron wires with awe-inspiring views of the Canadian Rockies. Choose from a 2.5-hour introductory climb or the longer 4, 5 or 6 hour routes.
Saddle up for stunning scenery as you take a once in a lifetime horse ride. On this thrilling three-hour Banff National Park horseback riding adventure, you’ll ride around the Windy Knoll and then up Sulphur Mountain, where sweeping views of the Bow Valley await.
Explore the food scene in Canmore on this 3-hour food and walking tour. You’ll taste the town's best food, learn about it's history, art and outdoor pursuits as you stroll along this seven stop food tasting journey.
Spend a day immersed in the rugged landscape and natural beauty of the Canadian Rockies on the full day Discover Lake Louise Winter Tour. Nestled in the heart of Banff National Park, Lake Louise offers some of the finest hiking, skiing and site-seeing in the world.
Feel the first-hand excitement of mushing the Canadian wilderness on a 2 hour dog sledding adventure in the Rockies just outside of Canmore, near Banff. Winter is a magical time and there is no better way to see the snow covered beauty than by dog sled tour.
Feel the first-hand rush of excitement of mushing the Canadian wilderness on a half-day dog sledding adventure in the Rockies just outside of Canmore, near Banff. Winter is a magical time and what better way to see the snow covered mountains than by dog sled tour.
Lift off on an adventure of a lifetime with a 20-minute helicopter tour over the breathtakingly beautiful Rocky Mountains. On the Explore the Rockies Helicopter Tour you’ll climb from the plains and soar over alpine lakes, craggy peaks and cross the imposing massif of Mt. Loughheed.
This exhilarating experience is your chance to explore one of four signature hikes that represent the best trails in Banff and Lake Louise for guided hikes. Ranging from easy to moderate, discover some of Canada’s most breathtaking landscape on these Guided Banff Hikes.
Take adventure up a notch! Combine a 20-minute helicopter tour with an hour long guided snowshoe experience in the back country. This heli snowshoe adventure in the Rockies is truly a unique and fun way to enjoy winter in the Canadian Rockies.
Experience a thrilling white water rafting adventure through Horseshoe Canyon on the Bow River. This half-day white water rafting tour offers adventure lovers rafting thrills and excitement close to Banff, Canmore and Calgary.
Experience spectacular views as your guide leads you through a maze of colossal pillars of ice and surreal sculptures along a series of catwalks to breathtaking frozen waterfalls. It is no surprise the Canadian Tourism Commission has awarded this Johnston Canyon Icewalk as a Canadian Signature Experience.
Enjoy an exciting half day white water rafting adventure on the Kananaskis River. This rafting trip, ideal for families and first timers, is conveniently located only 45 minutes west of Calgary in the front ranges of the Canadian Rocky Mountains and offers a thrilling and fun introduction to white water rafting.