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Banff Clue Solving Adventure

Explore Banff on a clue solving adventure that transforms this scenic town into a real-life puzzle board, where you and your friends are the game pieces! This is your chance to do some sightseeing with a competitive interactive twist where you have to solve clues to discover local landmarks.
Where:Banff, Alberta
Price for:Up to 5 participants
Picture of Banff Adventure - Treasures of Banff
Banff Adventure - Treasures of Banff
Price shown is per adventure with up to 5 players per team.
Have fun as you solve clues and discover the best parts of Banff.

Banff’s streets become your playground in this team treasure hunt activity!

Using an app on your smartphone, your Clue Solving Adventure will take you on an adventure around Banff to uncover cool hidden gems. Combining the fun of a scavenger hunt with the clue-solving challenge of an escape room and the added excitement of a race against the clock, this is a brain-teasing voyage of discovery to finding secrets even the locals don’t know.

This is a great experience gift for families, friends, and groups. Whether you choose to race against the clock or simply enjoy the experience as you tour Banff is entirely up to you!

How it works:

  • You’ll receive a series of clues on the free APP. Each clue will guide you to a new location where you'll find a hidden word or solve a puzzle.
  • Along the way you'll visit local icons, uncover hidden spots, discover great dining and shopping, and enjoy stunning Banff scenery.
  • Once you’ve registered your adventure and selected your start date with the tour provider, you’ll receive an email with the instructions and access code. This is done after you’ve activated your experience on Breakaway Experiences’ website.
  • Download the free APP and use the access code to activate your adventure.
  • Clues are sequential and written assuming you have no knowledge of the town.
  • Submit the correct answer and you will immediately get the next clue. (Don’t worry, hints and directions are available but do cost you a time penalty!).
  • Complete all the clues and solve the final mystery!
  • Suggested team size is to 2-5 players. It is most fun when working with other people to find and solve clues.

Your exciting Banff Clue Solving Adventure:  Treasures of Banff

Explore the trails and streets Banff’s charming downtown core as you help a local teacher in a race against time. Local students have hidden a valuable gift for their favourite teacher that can only be found by solving a series of clues. There are others are trying to find it to keep for themselves. Do you  have what it takes to find the treasure before it falls into the wrong hands?

• Start location: Downtown Banff

• Start time: Start any day any time. Just finish before dark!

• Walking distance: Approximately 1.5km on mostly flat roads in town with a few stairs.

• Average time to complete: 90 minutes.

• What you need: At least one fully charged cellphone per team (we advise 2+) and footwear for walking around town. Dress for the weather.

• Children:The adventure is family friendly.

Need to know:

  • You are not required to purchase, however there are multiple opportunities for shopping and dining if you wish.
  • Please ensure that your phone is charged before you begin. Additional phones can be added at no extra cost. You are only required to use the phone for the App - no internet browsing or photos.
  • Bringing a phone charger is a good idea if your battery is weak. You may charge your phone by speaking to the businesses during your scheduled breaks. Data plans are only used to activate the adventure and are not used during play.

If you're looking for fun things to do in Banff, and you think you have what it takes to solve the clues, or you're looking for an awesome experience gift for someone who deserves a little bit of adventure in their life, try this fantastic Banff Clue Solving Adventure!

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