Mountaineering Courses & Adventures in Banff & Canmore

At Banff Alpine Guides our goal is to provide our guests with unforgettable mountain adventures; and to do it safely. We offer custom, small ratio guiding and instruction with an emphasis on a personal experience designed to meet the needs of each of our guests. In addition to all the trips and courses listed on the site, we can arrange mountain adventures just about anywhere you can think of. Contact us for more information.

Introductory day trips, Rogers Pass Powder skiing, European Alps Traverses, Remote Basecamps, Backcountry Lodges, we offer it all!

2017-2018 dates


Dec. 2-3, 2017


Feb. 16-19, 2018

Private courses available any time on request!

2017-2018 dates

Intro day

Dec. 9, 16, 27

Jan. 6

Learn to lead

Dec. 9-10, Jan. 20-21

Feb. 17-18

Alpine Climbing

 Mountaineering  in the Rockies, Bugaboos, Selkirks or further afield in the Alps. Let us share some of our favourite peaks and places with you!

Rock Climbing

2017 Courses

Intro to Rock

May 6-7, June 10-11


Multipitch climbing May 29-30, June 24-25


One Day Rock Experience

May 5, 29, June 2, 9, July 6, 7

Backcountry Skiing and Riding

Avalanche Courses

Ice Climbing