Multi-Day Tour | Escorted, Group, Private

Alberta | Banff to Jasper Family (6 days)

Austin Adventures

Lake Louise, Canada To Calgary, Canada

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Lake Louise, AB Canada
Baker Creek Chalet Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 1: Calgary / Kananaskis Valley / Kootenay National Park

Early morning pick-ups in Calgary • After a short welcome meeting, discover your inner cowboy on a horseback ride through beautiful forest with breathtaking views around every corner • Picnic lunch at the ranch • This afternoon, we take a scenic walk through Marble Canyon making our way to an impressive waterfall • Dinner tonight will be served at the Baker Creek Bistro • Relax for the rest of the evening at Baker Creek Chalet, your home for the next three nights

Day 2
Lake Louise, AB Canada
Baker Creek Chalet Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 2: Moraine Lake / Consolation Lakes / Banff National Park

Embark on a full-day hike over Sentinel Pass, rated one of the top hikes in Banff • Ascend from turquoise Moraine Lake past larch trees and alpine meadows to a delicious lunch • Take in spectacular vistas of Paradise Valley from nearly 8,900 feet atop the pass • Enjoy an amazing meal at Truffle Pigs tonight

Day 3
Lake Louise, AB Canada
Baker Creek Chalet Breakfast, Lunch, Snack

Day 3: Athabasca Glacier / Jasper National Park

Wake up early today for a scenic morning drive along the Icefield Parkway past numerous ice fields and glaciers • Arrive at Athabasca Glacier on the edge of Jasper National Park, where you’re outfitted in crampons and walking sticks • Spend the day hiking the glacier alongside a mountain guide, learning about its formation and the powerful way it shapes the land • Shuttle back to the Baker Creek Chalets for some R&R before tonight’s dinner

Day 4
Banff, AB Canada
Banff Royal Canadian Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Snack

Day 4: Lake Louise / Banff

This morning we stop off at one of Banff’s most famous sites: Lake Louise, famous for its turquoise lakes, Victoria Glacier, soaring mountain backdrop and palatial hotel • Once you get your fill of photos, we move on to ride our bikes along the Vermillion Lakes Trail into Banff, with a picnic lunch along the way • After your spectacular day, enjoy dinner at a local’s favorite as you explore Banff on your own this evening • Your home for the next two nights will be the beautiful Banff Royal Canadian Lodge

Day 5
Banff, AB Canada
Banff Royal Canadian Lodge Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snack

Day 5: Banff Springs / Kananaskis River

This morning, jump back on your bike and enjoy cycling through "K Country" on a mellow bike path perfect for families • An amazing picnic made by your guides will fuel you up for an afternoon of rafting! • Load into rafts and paddle the exciting class II and III whitewater of the Kananaskis River • Our farewell dinner will be served at the Evergreen Restaurant at the lodge tonight

Day 6
Calgary, AB Canada
None Breakfast

Day 6: Johnson Lake / Calgary

A short shuttle will bring us to our trailhead where we will have time for one more hike around Johnson Lake • Shuttle back to Calgary to be dropped off at the airport or your hotel for your departure home

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Description

Soaring, snow-clad peaks, crystalline glacial lakes, alpine meadows and countless species of wildlife set the perfect stage for your six-day adventure vacation in the Canadian Rockies. By day, hike wildflower meadows and national park trails – even trek across a glacier. Bike serene forested paths around turquoise lakes, raft the playful rapids of the Kananaskis River and spend a morning horseback riding along pristine mountain trails.

By night, savor a well-earned meal, take a soak in a whirlpool and curl up with a book by a wood- burning fireplace...the perfect finishing touches to a day of family fun in Canada’s beautiful backcountry.

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