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
  • Flexible Cancellations Policy Flexible Cancellations Policy
  • Peace of mind Peace of mind
  • Rigorous staff training Rigorous staff training

Take Your Event To New Heights

Soar to the top of Sulphur Mountain and experience a stunning bird’s-eye view of six incredible mountain ranges. With breathtaking vistas in every direction and four unique event spaces, we promise an experience above all others.

Our mountaintop is beautiful all year-round and at any time of day. Whether you’re looking to host a lunch or mountaintop reception with dinner, we have a variety of packages available. We are happy to personalize any event to meet your specific needs.

We also offer a photo package for couples that choose to have their wedding at other venues, but would like to come take photos at the Banff Gondola with their own photographer.

Please contact our group & event management team and let us custom-build the perfect group function for you. Or, call us at 1.800.661.1750.

Inquire to receive our Banff Gondola Event package

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4 venues for up to 400* people
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8 minute gondola ride
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360 degree mountain views
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Award winning Sky Bistro on site

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Life at the Top

For a wide range of groups and event sizes, we offer three venues.

Sky Bistro

A stunning space featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and modern Canadian decor. Did we mention that the view is from the top of Sulphur Mountain, 2,900 ft. above Banff?

Northern Lights

A distinctly casual setting designed around a curved seating area, floor-to-ceiling windows and six surrounding mountain ranges. Yes, every seat comes with a view.

Peak Patio

Experience the Rocky Mountains from every angle on the newly expanded Peak Patio. With unparalleled views of the Bow Valley and the Canadian Rockies, this private space is a show-stopping venue.


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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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Personalizing Your Events

Small things can make an exceptional event even better. Ask us to help with one or more of the following options:


Photo options are available including group photos, Gondola cabin photography, and hourly event photographers.


We are happy to organize and manage efficient, comfortable transfers for your group in and around Banff. We also offer sightseeing tours.


Looking for group team building? High atop Sulphur Mountain you’ll be divided into teams and put through your paces on the Explorers’ Challenge: a race against the clock that requires no special gear or training.


From intimate soloists, jazz trios to full dance bands, we know the entertainers to compliment your event. It’s an unforgettable way to improve your top-of-the-world experience.


From the blue green waters and towering peaks of the Lake Minnewanka Cruise to 360 degree views at the top of the Banff Gondola, this signature group event is sure to delight you and your guests.

Wine and Cheese Cruise

At Lake Minnewanka you and your guests will embark on a wine and cheese cruise aboard a classic, enclosed lake cruiser. Surrounded by stunning Rocky Mountain scenery, this is truly a unique opportunity to learn, relax and socialize on Lake Minnewanka.

Start Planning Your Event Now

A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends). If you have immediate questions, please call us at 1.800.661.1750.

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