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Banff national park pass

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Banff national park pass


We are arriving in Banff from Vancouver on the train, staying a couple of nights in Banff when we will hire a car (probably drive up to Lake Louise) and then driving down to Calgary airport. I'm confused about the national park pass - should we buy one in Banff when we pick the hire car up? If so, where in Banff can we get one? Travel agent doesn't seem to know!!


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1. Re: Banff national park pass

Welcome to the TA forums.

I am sure that you could buy one at the National Parks Information Office:


No time for a run up the Icefields Parkway to the Columbia Icefields? At least try seriously to do that as a day trip.

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2. Re: Banff national park pass

Frommy's right, you can just pop into the big Visitor Information Center along Banff Avenue and pick up your park passes there.

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3. Re: Banff national park pass

it's at 224 Banff Avenue.

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4. Re: Banff national park pass

And if you go up to the Icefields, there will be a park pass gate at the Hwy 93 north turnoff.

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