Hiking Tunnel Mountain Banff, Buffalo Mountain Lodge

Special Events

Cilantro in the Mountains – Chef’s Table
Friday, November 28, 2014

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Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts is excited to offer a very special Chef’s Table – in the mountains! The evening will feature one of the CRMR’s Chefs demonstrating how to prepare sumptuous dishes inspired by the unique ingredients from our CRMR properties. This is a chance to get intimate and interactive with out talented and entertaining chefs. This evening will include wine pairings and a CRMR take-home gift.

Inquire about special room rates for the evening

Time: 7:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Date: Friday, November 28, 2014
Where: Cilantro at Buffalo Mountain Lodge
Cost: $130, per person including gratuity and tax.
Includes: 4 courses with wine pairings. CRMR take-home gift.

For more information on the Chef’s Table call 1.800.661.1367 or email bmlfandb@crmr.com.

Summer Activities

Explore the dozens of hiking trails around Lake Louise and the Victoria Glacier. Take a trip to the Lake Agnes Tea House, a popular destination perched 45 minutes above Lake Louise.

Learn More about hiking in the Canadian Rockies.
Looking for a guided hike? Visit Canadian Alpine Rockies.

There are countless mountain bike trails and several road riding options in Banff and Lake Louise. Biking is an excellent way to explore this very special place. Trails range from easy to difficult and the biking season typically extends from May to October. Click here for bike rental information. Canoeing, white-water rafting or horseback riding are excellent way to explore Banff National Park.

For those who love mountain biking-learn more here!

Buffalo Mountain Lodge is excited to offer two complimentary bikes on property for guests to use during their stay! Please feel free to borrow these mountain bikes to explore the nearby trails, many of which leave right from the property! Mountain biking is a wonderful way to experience our gorgeous Rocky Mountains.  Learn More.
*Currently unavailable due to repairs*

Winter Activities

Looking to Ski in the Rockies this Winter?

The Canadian Rocky Mountains are home to some of the best downhill and cross country skiing in North America, consistently ranked alongside Whistler/Blackcomb and Vail/Aspen.  There is also a vast array of winter activities for the entire family including snow shoeing, ice walks and dog sled rides. Please find more information on the nearby ski resorts listed here:

Learn More About Cross Country Skiing in the Rockies

Our knowledgeable staff will help you find activities to suit your interests, ensuring your experience in this remarkable area lives up to your grandest expectations.

Here are some other links and information that may make your trip to the Rockies even more enjoyable:

  • For more information about bike rentals, visit www.ultimatebanff.com
  • For tours in and around Banff, visit www.banfftours.com – our front desk staff can also book you in for any of the listed tours.
  • For more tour options in and around Banff, visit www.brewster.ca – our front desk staff can also book you in for any of the listed tours, as well as assist in getting you Gondola passes, to avoid waiting in the long summer lines at the Gondola for tickets.
  • To find the best hiking and biking trails in the area, and to check the condition of those trails, visit www.pc.gc.ca/banff
  • For great bike trails info, pics and descriptions, visit www.bikepirate.com
  • Visit the Bow Valley Mountain Bike Alliance for more info on bike trails and safety – www.bvmba.org
  • Looking for a fun app for your mobile phone that will help you keep track of your runs or biking? Try Runtastic!

If you are looking for childcare during your stay at the lodge, click My Hotel Sitter or Child Care Banff.  CRMR is not affiliated with this site, and is not responsible for any issues that may arise.

*Above photo courtesy of Paul Zizka and Banff Lake Louise Tourism. Skiing on Norquay.