Canadian Rockies Hiking by Yamnuska offers scheduled hiking and backpacking trips to different areas of the Canadian Rockies. Each program has its own unique ambiance, beauty and challenge. These trips can be arranged for private groups if our scheduled departures don t suit you. Canadian Rockies Hiking by Yamnuska s backpacking adventures are great escapes. As days Continue Reading
Hiking and walking in the Canadian Rockies is some of the best in the world! One experiences a unique ambiance of incredible scenery, mountain culture, and natural history. Access to beautiful terrain is easy and the scenery is second to none. Whether staying in comfortable hotels and lodges in the famous Canadian Rockies resorts of Continue Reading
Yamnuska Mountain Adventures offers a variety of specialty and custom programs. Our hiking and backpacking cross-over programs include scrambling, leadership, and wilderness first aid. Yamnuska Mountain Adventures also has an extensive course listing for rock climbing, ice climbing, mountaineering, avalanche safety, backcountry skiing, and our flag ship program, the 3-month mountain skills semesters that are offered Continue Reading
Yamnuska offers a full schedule of winter adventure programs. The snow brings new beauty and challenges to the mountains, but with the correct equipment and knowledge, it also can make travel in the backcountry easier and return trips down the slopes much more fun! Winter is a beautiful time of year to be out exploring Continue Reading
Canadian Rockies Hiking
The majestic Canadian Rockies are home to Canada’s best front country and backcountry hiking. The mountain trails of Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper and Canmore offer stuning views with incredible guided hiking and walking experiences for the beginner and experienced hiker. Our Canadian Rockies Hiking programs are high quality hiking, trekking and walking trips throughout the national and provincial parks of Alberta and British Columbia, Canada lead by certified guides. We are a full service guiding company who has been operating in Banff and the Canadian Rockies since 1977 so our trips are truly the ‘best of the rockies’. Single or multi-day hiking and backpacking adventures are our specialty with guest service and safety as our main focus. Our low guide to guest ratios ensure you have the best possible experience.
We have trips designed for all levels of interest and ability. Explore the natural wonders of the Rocky Mountains with our certified and knowledgeable guides for an exceptional experience of personal growth, challenge, and unforgettable memories!
Yamnuska is so happy to welcome Sasha Ruttan as our new Office Manager. Sasha moved to the Bow Valley from Vancouver Island, BC in 1997. She has been hiking, climbing, skiing, and mountain biking in the Canadian Rockies ever since. She is also an avid downhill mountain biker. Sasha recently returned to Canmore after spending [ ]
Fill Your Senses with the Magnificent Backdrop of the Canadian Rockies If locals only have a couple of times to get out hiking, they ll want to see either the wildflowers in full bloom or the larches at their prime. Imagine the colours, smells and serene quiet that fill your senses with the magnificent backdrop of [ ]
The Bugaboos to Rogers Pass Ski Traverse is a classic Canadian Ski Traverse. From April 27 to May 7th Yamnuska s group of 4 traveled thru whiteout, bluebird days, sidestepped thru valley-bottom trees and of course, had some stellar Spring skiing. One of our guests, Julian, captured the experience in his blog. You won t want to [ ]