Ski world famous Rocky Mountain powder in Banff National Park. Lovingly known as the ‘Trifecta’ or ‘Big 3’ by locals, the Lake Louise Ski Resort, Sunshine Village, and Mount Norquay are the only 3 ski resorts, all unique in their own right, located in Banff National Park, all within a 45 minutes’ drive from the Inn.
The Lake Louise Ski Resort, Canada’s favourite mountain playground, is located just five minutes from the Inn. With 4,200 skiable acres and 139 runs, Lake Louise offers world-class terrain for all abilities, accessed by a high-speed gondola and quad lifts. A complimentary shuttle to the Lake Louise ski area runs every half hour, starting at 8AM, with convenient pickup and drop off right in front of the Inn.
Have you ever dreamt of skiing from one province into another? Turn that dream into a reality at Sunshine Village where you can ride the Great Divide chairlift from Alberta into British Columbia. Expect to find runs from cordoury groomers to heart-stopping moguls to powdery stashes. Sunshine Village is a quick 40 minute drive from the Inn along Highway 1.
Mount Norquay, on the outskirts of the Town of Banff, offers a memorable ski experience for everyone, from beginners to double black diamond adventurers. All within 45minutes of the Inn.
Ready to adventure further out? The Kicking Horse Powder Express will transport you from Lake Louise to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, located an hour away in Golden, British Columbia. Kicking Horse Mountain is renowned for its incredible verticals, champagne powder, and raw rugged beauty.