Starting Point
Banff, AB
End Point
Canmore, AB
Length
22 km. Approx. 2- to 3-hour ride.
Difficulty Level
Easy
Surface Conditions
Multi-use paved trail.
Ride into Banff National Park, Alberta, on this family-friendly, scenic, 22-kilometre paved trail. Enjoy the breathtaking mountain views from the numerous lookout points as you share the trail with other cyclists and hikers. You can make it a round-trip ride or opt for convenient public transportation to take you back to your starting point with your bike. Enjoy a picnic lunch at the designated rest area located at the halfway mark.

While in the Banff area, don’t miss the scenic drive through the Canadian Rockies.

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Accommodations.

For a list of CAA Approved lodgings in the area, refer to the Western Canada TourBook® available to CAA Members at all CAA Stores.

Restaurants.

Enjoy some of our favourite local food and drink spots. 

Additional information.

Banff-Canmore Public Transit Service takes you with your bike.

Banff Cycle and Rebound Cycle offer a full range of sizes of rental bikes in the Bow Valley area.

For more information about attractions, accommodations, restaurants and events in the area, refer to the Western Canada & Alaska TourBook® available to CAA Members at all CAA Stores.
 

Events and tourism.

For more information about events and festivals happening along the way, visit:

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