Hiking in the Canadian Rockies

Hiking in the Canadian Rockies is an experience of pure adrenaline, and delight. Whether you are a beginner hiker or an experienced scrambler, there is literally something for everyone in our wide, open, amazing backyard that is the Rockies. We hope you find these links useful for planning your trip to Banff, Lake Louise, or Field, British Columbia. Banff National Park and Yoho National Park both offer awesome hiking trails, and the experience you have hiking these trails will be one you will never forget.

Parks Canada is a great resource to begin your research into hiking trails. Here are a few useful links to their website:

The area around Emerald Lake Lodge and the town of Field offer some excellent hiking options. Learn more.

The Burgess Shale is one of the world’s most important fossil discoveries. You can hike to see these amazing finds! Learn more.

Hike Alberta is a great resource to check elevation, distance and difficulty of a variety of hikes.

Banff Lake Louise Tourism is also a wonderful resource to find out more about classic hikes in the Rockies and more.

Looking for a guided hike? Canadian Rockies Alpine can take you on your next adventure


Of course, once you decide which hike to do, the next step is booking your stay at Buffalo Mountain Lodge in Banff, Deer Lodge in Lake Louise, or Emerald Lake Lodge in Field, BC! We have the perfect hiking package for you.

Enjoy and happy trails!