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The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival Nov 1-9 2014

Posted by on Nov 1, 2014 in blog | Comments Off on The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival Nov 1-9 2014

The Banff Mountain Film and Book festival kicked off on November the 1st for nine days of the world’s best mountain films, books, and speakers. Experience the adventure of climbing, mountain expeditions, remote cultures, and the world’s last great wild places – all brought to life at The Banff Centre. The Festival offers a diverse range of experiences for the thousands of people who visit Banff to attend this world-class event. 2014 events and guest speakers include:  Cerro Torre with David Lama,  Will Gadd: Frozen Titans – and films,...

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Where and what to explore when in Banff?

Posted by on Apr 12, 2013 in blog | Comments Off on Where and what to explore when in Banff?

Where and what to explore when in Banff?

Banff is the jewel of the Canadian Rockies. We suggest planning enough time in the area to visit Lake Louise and the Teahouses, Moraine Lake and Larch Valley (in September this valley is covered in yellow larches surrounded by ten snow-covered mountain peaks), Johnston Canyon (but don’t miss out the magic of the Inkpots as many people do), and the Minnewanka Loop (3 lakes, each more beautiful than the other. If you are lucky Mt Rundle is mirrored in Two Jack Lake). One of Banff’s main tourist attractions, the Gondola, takes you to the top of...

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