Discover an epic wilderness playground right at our doorstep: hike, ski, paddle, sightsee, and spot majestic wildlife. Cradled in Banff, one of the world’s oldest national parks, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise is your basecamp to unforgettable outdoor adventures. It’s a place that has captured the imagination of artists, explorers, and intrepid travellers for over 100 years.

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Something for Every Season

Each season in Lake Louise opens the door for new adventures. Winter blankets the landscape in snow for endless outdoor activities. Spring awakens the Rocky Mountains from hibernation. Summer brings water sports and hiking. Fall reveals the famous rocky mountain larches.  Find the perfect season for your ideal Lake Louise adventure.

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Ski Lake Louise

Banff is home to three incredible Rocky Mountain ski resorts and a long skiing season. Pick your favorite or ski different terrain every day. Each resort offers world-class powder, awe-inspiring vistas, and a variety of runs for all skill levels.

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Endless Activities

Stroll along the shores of one of the world’s most iconic lakes, take in the views of the Victoria Glacier, or join us on a guided excursion. Snowshoe, skate, cross-country ski, hike, canoe, or just unwind in our glorious mountain setting. There’s something for everyone and every season in Lake Louise.