Pursuit's Covid Safety Promise is our commitment to the safety and well-being of our guests and staff. Through this program, we will ensure that everyone feels safe at our experiences so that the power of our places can shine through.

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Discover the Height of Winter Fun

Timeless Rocky Mountain views. 100% reimagined summit experience, circa 2016. 

Experience a world of adventure and beauty at the summit of Banff’s Sulphur Mountain. Indoors, the experience is equal parts excitement and exploration, with an interpretive centre and theatre to captivate the child in all of us. It’s also where culinary expectations rise to new heights, with menus that rival the views. Outside, the epic views are truly endless from the rooftop deck or with a stroll along the mountain boardwalk. Top it off with seasonal programs and exciting events for the ultimate mountaintop adventure.

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Kids go free all day Monday to Friday and before 12 PM on weekends with the Family Experience
Ages 5 and under ride free anytime
Cancel up to 2 days before your trip for a full refund

Safety Promise at the Banff Gondola

Ensure adequate physical distancing
  • Reduce occupancy in our lobby area, gift shop, interpretive center and restaurants to 50%.
  • Only allow single groups to board Gondola cabins.
  • Guests must wear a mask or face covering that covers the nose, mouth, and chin as required by the Town of Banff. Although we will have disposable options. Please bring your own to help reduce waste.
Heightened hygiene & sanitation protocols
  • Increased cleaning protocols throughout experiences.
  • Sanitize Gondola cabins after each use.
Rigourous staff training & communications
  • Train staff to ensure everyone’s safety & well-being.
  • Collaborate with regional partners & experts.
Peace of Mind
Peace of Mind:
Taking a positive approach
  • We've implemented these strategies so you can relax and be inspired by the spectacular Canadian Rockies.

Explore the View from our Mountaintop

Make it a mountaintop Christmas
Daily, December 19–30

Make it a mountaintop Christmas

It’s the season of magic and wonder at the Banff Gondola. Load up in your mountaintop sleigh and soar to where Christmas delights and Santa’s Workshop await at the summit.

Decorate cookies in the bakeshop, write letters to and take photos with Santa*, or watch a film in our theatre. The Banff Gondola is where Christmas memories happen.

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Level 4

Rooftop Observation Deck

If incredible views of six mountain ranges isn’t enough, winter on our 360-degree rooftop deck features deck chairs and fire pits to keep you out enjoying the scenery just a little longer. During the Christmas season, this is where Santa sets up his workshop and there are great photo ops with the reindeer.

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Banff gondola packages

Tips & Tricks

Skip the Trail Mix

Our mountaintop restaurants offer something for everyone. From fine dining to a café to fresh and tasty grab and go selections, you can save your appetite for the summit.

Rise & Shine

Discover mornings at the top of the mountain. Enjoy fresh brewed coffee. Get active with a wander on the Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk or enjoy family fun with the junior explorer program in the interpretive centre.

Mountaintop Sunsets

There’s no better time to take in the breathtaking views than at dusk, when the sun settles behind the mountains.

Host Your Next Event

Elevate your next conference or team event with breathtaking mountain views. Book your event now

Events at the Banff Gondola

Say "I do" with 360 degree mountain views

Now available for the first time during summer for small intimate weddings. Pledge your love as your nearest and dearest watch, with the Canadian Rockies as your witness. Then, head inside for a remarkable meal at Sky Bistro.

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Questions? Contact our Local Experts

A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends).

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