If you're looking for an outdoor activity gift that'll tear them away from the television and into the great outdoors, this is the place to start. Breakaway Experiences has outdoor activities and adventures for nature lovers, for those adventurous 'try anything' types as well as fun outdoor activities for kids.
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.
This horseback riding tour is the perfect way to relax, get plenty of fresh air and savor the joys of the incredible Banff National Park. You’ll ride along the tranquil Bow River, an area home to wildlife amongst the thick marshes and grassy meadows.
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 hour route.
Get ready for some paint-splashing, outdoor fun with the ultimate Calgary paintball adventure. Gone are the days of playing behind trees, wooden pallets and hay bales. The world’s largest paintball company has exploded onto the Calgary paintball scene with movie-set quality game zones and state of the art equipment.
Enjoy a day the cowboy way! Take a horseback or wagon ride along the base of Sulphur Mountain, enjoy a BBQ feast western style, and return along the banks of the Bow River. This adventure is perfect for a group of friends or a unique family excursion in the spectacular wilds of Banff National Park.
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.
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 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.