How would you describe Banff?
Banff National Park is famous for its surreally coloured lakes, majestic mountains and endless outdoor adventures. The park spans 6,641 square kilometres (2,564 square miles) of mountainous terrain, packed with spectacularly scenic valleys, peaks, glaciers, forests, meadows and rivers.
What is the mountain in Banff called?
Mt Rundle (2950 m) is the mountain that guides you from Canmore to Banff.
What is the smallest mountain in Banff?
Easily accessible from the downtown area, Tunnel Mountain is Banff’s smallest summit and boasts all-encompassing views of the town site, surrounding mountain peaks and the Bow River.
Is Banff toddler friendly?
Is Banff Kid Friendly? Yes, Banff is kid friendly. With so many outdoor activities, kids will love to be out exploring in nature. From wildlife spotting to canoeing on a pristine mountain lake, even kids will be able to appreciate the beauty of the Canadian Rockies.
What is the highest peak in Banff?
At 3,612m (11,851 ft) Mt Forbes is the 5th highest peak in Alberta and is the highest peak completely in Banff National Park. With its remote position on the continental divide, Mt Forbes is a true alpine climbing expedition.
Can you see the northern lights in Banff?
Generally, the northern lights in Banff shine their brightest during the winter months of December to February. Your best chance to see them is on clear nights with a new moon. Don’t count out the summer months as it is possible to see them any time of the year.
Why visit Banff National Park?
Rocky Mountain peaks, turquoise glacial lakes, a picture-perfect mountain town and village, abundant wildlife and scenic drives come together in Banff National Park – Canada’s first national park and the flagship of the nation’s park system.
How many people visit Banff each year?
Over three million visitors a year make the pilgrimage to the park for a variety of activities including hiking, biking, skiing and camping in some of the world’s most breathtaking mountain scenery. Banff is part of the Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Why choose mountainscape weddings?
Custom mountain wedding experiences. Mountainscape Weddings is a team of local wedding specialists who live and play in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. We have endless experience bringing elaborate celebrations to life, and we want to hear every detail you imagine for your special day.
Why choose our Banff wedding planners?
Our planners have helped hundreds of happy couples plan their incredible destination weddings in Banff and the surrounding mountain area. We are experts at working with local and international couples planning from afar who require that extra level of care and attention.