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Lake Louise Snowshoeing

Explore the untouched winter wilderness at Lake Louise Ski Resort, with snowshoeing trips to suit anyone from easy to moderate. You can even choose to ride the gondola to the top or explore the area by starlight after lifts close!

Your knowledgeable guide will teach about the history of the area, snowshoeing, and the wildlife that calls the Lake Louise area home. Your guide is happy to answer any questions you might have!

There's three tours to choose from:

Scenic Snowshoe Tour:  Escorted by a certified guide, you will trek the Meadowlark area to the top of the mountain and encounter the pinnacle views usually available to skiers and snowboarders. Throughout the journey hear stories of the landscape, wildlife and history of Lake Louise. This adventure is an easy level of difficulty, and includes a scenic 14 minute ride on the Grizzly Gondola.

Wildlife Snowshoe Tour: Follow the lead of your passionate and expert guide and learn how the local animals and plants deal with the hard winters in the Canadian Rockies. This is a great activity to get away from the crowds and is rated as an easy difficulty.

Night Snowshoe Tour: Take part in this classic winter experience, a breathtaking nighttime walk to view a magnificent star-filled sky. Immerse yourself in a winter forest while getting a rare look behind the scenes at a ski resort after the last chair of the day. This is a moderate level difficulty, including guide, head lamp and snowshoe rental, as well as snack and hot drinks.

Prices from
Scenic Snowshoe Tour$79
Wildlife Snowshoe Tour$49
Night Snowshoe Tour$59

Tour Includes

  • Snowshoes, poles & boots
  • Professional instruction
  • Friendly, personalized service

Tour Departures

Tour Departure Dates   Departure Times
Scenic Snowshoe Tour Daily until 15 Apr 2018 2 Hours 10 AM, 12 PM & 2 PM
Wildlife Snowshoe Tour Daily until 15 Apr 2018 1.5 Hours 10 AM, 12 PM & 2 PM
Night Snowshoe Tour Daily until 15 Apr 2018 1.5 Hours 6 PM


  • Minimum age of 6 years required or 8 years for Scenic Snowshoe Tour.
  • Advance reservations required.
  • 48 hours cancellation notice required.
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