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Directions to Emerald Lake Lodge

Emerald Lake Lodge is located 20 minutes west of Lake Louise in Yoho National Park (2.5 hours from the Calgary International Airport).

Take the Trans Canada Highway heading west towards Field and Golden, BC.

The turnoff to Emerald Lake Lodge is located 1km west of Field, BC. Follow the road for 8 km until you see a sign that says ‘Overnight Guest Parking.’

Turn left into the parking lot. In the parking lot is a cabin. Use the telephone in the cabin to call our front desk. A shuttle will be sent to pick you up and bring you to the main lodge.

*Please note the shuttle is used in regulation with Parks Canada to reduce the impact of vehicles near Emerald Lake.

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Transportation

For transportation from Calgary to the mountains, and around the mountain areas, please contact Banff Transportation.

For current conditions view webcams placed throughout Banff and Lake Louise.

*Please note there is no cell phone reception at Emerald Lake Lodge, and is limited in Yoho National Park. There is WIFI available in the main lodge.

Photo credit: Banff Transportation. 

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National Park Passes

CRMR owns three mountain lodges in the Canadian National Parks. Anyone entering the parks must purchase a park pass.  The rate is $9.80 per day for 1 adult, $19.60 per day for a family or group, or $136.40 a year for a family or group. Find out more from the Parks Canada website.

Banff Lake Louise Tourism just launched a convenient new online service for purchasing park passes at BanffLakeLouise.com. Visitors to Yoho National Park or Banff National Park or can now buy their day pass or annual Discovery Pass up to 31 days in advance, facilitating quicker entry and enjoyment of the park.

Buy your National Park Pass here

*Always remember to be ‘Bear Aware’ while in the National Parks. Learn more

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Map to Emerald Lake Lodge