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Explore the Seasons

Find your perfect Lake Louise adventure, no matter what time of year you visit. Each season brings new and exciting ways to experience this dynamic landscape. Visit in the summer for water sports and hiking. Come in the fall as the larches turn gold. Carve new paths in powdery snow in the winter. Awake from hibernation with us in the spring. Join us for year-round Rocky Mountain fun.

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Winter snow transforms Lake Louise into an enchanting wonderland of outdoor play and adventure. Ski and snowboard three top resorts with awe-inspiring views of the Canadian Rockies. Join a guided snowshoeing adventure, ice skate around a giant ice castle, or take a horse-drawn sleigh ride.

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Spring brings a quiet magic to Lake Louise. Treat yourself to a rejuvenating spa retreat, cross-country ski through the woods, or tour the Rockies by helicopter. Get some mountain-style retail therapy in lively Banff or linger over a candlelit meal at the Chateau. Relax and unwind with a spring escape.

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Summer is primetime for Rocky Mountain activities, all just outside our door. Take a guided tour of Banff National Park’s famed hiking trails, venture up to an alpine lake, and canoe across Lake Louise. Cycle the Icefields Parkway or join a whitewater rafting excursion for an adventure to remember.

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Autumn road trips through the Canadian Rockies are spectacular. Take advantage of smaller crowds and experience fall colours in an iconic landscape. Treat yourself to a spa weekend, go out on the town in Banff, or soak in the inspiring natural surroundings of Banff National Park.

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Mountain Adventure Program

Step into a world of adventure and exploration. Let our Mountain Adventure Guides show you around our wild and wonderful backyard.

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Holidays & Special Events

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise offers spectacular resort experiences for events, festivals, and celebrations – all in the heart of Banff national Park.

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Events Calendar

There’s always something going on at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Check back in with us frequently to see what we’ve got planned, and join us for welcoming and exciting activities year round.