The well-being of our guests and staff has always been our top concern. This season we are taking extra measures to ensure you can travel with confidence. This includes the peace of mind to cancel anytime and receive a full refund.

By order of the Government of Alberta, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid test result within 72 hours of your visit is required. Learn more

Rapid Antigen and Molecular PCR tests are available at a private clinic in Banff, with no appointment necessary. Learn more.

Read our full Covid safety promise

  • Crowd-Free Comfort and Mandatory Masks Crowd-Free Comfort and Mandatory Masks
  • Enhanced cleaning program Enhanced cleaning program
  • Rigorous staff training Rigorous staff training
  • Peace of mind Peace of mind
  • Flexible Cancellations Policy Flexible Cancellations Policy

See a Whole New Side of Winter

Experience a world of adventure and beauty at the summit of Banff’s Sulphur Mountain. Exploration abounds at the gondola, from a theatre and interpretive centre inside to epic snowy views from the rooftop deck and mountain boardwalk outside. Plus, culinary mastery rises to new heights, with three creative concepts that showcase local cuisine alongside incredible views.

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Nightrise: Available Every Evening Starting December 2

There's even more wonder to discover at the top this winter, as Nightrise transforms Sulphur Mountain and the the Banff Gondola. Through interactive lights, projections and original soundscapes, this multimedia experience allows guests to see a familiar location in a new way.

Explore Nightrise

By order of the Government of Alberta, proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid test result within 72 hours of your visit is required.

Alberta residents save up to 15%
Ages 5 and under ride free anytime
Cancel up to 2 days before your trip for a full refund

Explore the View from our Mountaintop

Make Memories at Mountaintop Christmas
Weekends Nov 20 – Dec 19
Daily Dec 20–30

Make Memories at Mountaintop Christmas

Starting November 20, the Banff Gondola transforms into a magical winter wonderland complete with Santa’s Workshop, a holiday cocktail bar, ice sculptures, carollers and other Christmas delights. 

Make holiday memories with us this season at the Banff Gondola.  

Kids go free before noon every day! * 

*One free child admission for each paying adult when you visit before  noon. 

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Available Every Evening Starting December 2, 2021

Experience an immersive evening of wonder at the top this winter at the Banff Gondola.

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Gondola Ride

The world is different from Sulphur’s summit, and it’s not just the view. Your journey embarks from a simple gondola cabin that won’t contain your awe and wonder as you soar above the forest. Spectacular vistas come into clear view, stirring the spirit. The shift in perspective is also within.

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Banff gondola packages

Helping you stay and explore with confidence.

Our Lysol partnership provides guests and staff with products, protocols and delivery systems that enhance the peace of mind offered by our Safety Promise.

Safety Promise enhanced by Lysol. Learn More

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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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

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