Shoreline Walks & Sights at Emerald Lake - Sunday – Easy

  • Duration : 8 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code : PGD8UA
From CAD CA$95.00

Every day from June 24th to September 1st we offer a group hike led by a professional guide. We’ll provide transportation, a professional driver and interpretive guide with commentary and local stories as they whisk you away to your hiking adventure. We’ll bring everything you need including a packed lunch from Bare Bistro.

The ability level and terrain differ each day so there is something for everyone:

Sunday – Shoreline Walks & Sights at Emerald Lake – Easy

Emerald Lake is famous for its turquoise waters and Burgess Shale fossil beds as well as the Michael glacier. Along the way we’ll stop for views of Natural Bridge and the majestic Takakkaw Falls.

Hiking Time:  Approximately 1-2 hours of walking, minimal distance and elevation gain.

Cost

Adult: $95 plus 5% GST

Child (8-12) $75 plus 5% GST

Includes

Professional hiking guide, transportation from Banff, packed lunch & beverage, hiking poles, use of binocculars.  

Trip Duration

Each hike varies in length and time according to the fitness level of the group. Please allow 6-8 hours for the duration of your hike from pickup to drop off.

2017 Trip Departures

Daily with hotel pickups in Banff beginning at 8:00 am from June 24 – Oct 9, 2017
**If you are not at your pickup location on time, the guide will leave without you and you will not be refunded. **

Difficulty Level

Variable each day from moderate to difficult.

Not suitable for children under 8 years old; children 8-12 years of age are permitted on easy hikes only.

What to Bring:

Dress appropriate for the day's weather. Temperatures in alpine can be colder than the town of Banff; dress in layers and bring a waterproof jacket, sunscreen, and your camera.