Summer in the Canadian Rockies offers endless activities amid incredible natural beauty. Experience soaring mountains, deep valleys and reflective lakes. Hiking, cycling, canoeing, fishing, climbing, sightseeing…it's an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise!
With over 150 kilometres of trails easily accessible from Lake Louise Inn, there is always more to see and do! Begin with a trail map, check the conditions and set a personal challenge. Self-guided walking tour maps are also available in the hotel lobby. Go at your own pace and discover the historical buildings in the area. For guided hikes, try Great Divide Nature Interpretation.
Explore faster and further and enjoy the thrill of rushing through nature! Bring a bicycle from home, or rent one from Wilson Mountain Sports in the Village of Lake Louise. See the Banff National Park Mountain Biking and Cycling Guide for a list of trails and rides.
For a scenic drive, consider the Icefields Parkway, the Bow Valley Parkway or a drive through Yoho National Park. Takakkaw Falls, one of Canada’s highest waterfalls, Spiral Tunnels, an amazing engineering feat, and Johnston Canyon are just a few of the dramatic views and points of interests.
What better way to experience the Rockies than with a guided tour, conveniently departing right from Lake Louise Inn. With Brewster Travel Canada, get close to lakes, waterfalls and icefields or choose a helicopter ride for a panoramic view. Discover Banff Tours offers personalized activities and tours. Create a perfect day away by adding sightseeing, boating, cave touring, horseback riding and more.
Choose from a variety of other summer activities for the ideal mix of adventure, nature, wilderness and thrill.