Found within both Banff National Park and Jasper National Park, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, this is a dramatic and otherworldly place, that’s beautiful all through the year.
A dramatic and otherworldly place, that’s beautiful all through the year.
It’s an adventure not to be missed, so to inspire your next journey, here’s our guide to visiting the Columbia Icefield.
This excellent interpretation center is packed full of history and information about the glaciers.
It’s a bumpy, adventurous ride that will take you into the middle of the glacier, while you learn all about the geological history of the Columbia Icefield.
The Ice Walks are led by experienced, local guides who know the terrain, who know where all those hidden crevasses are and who know the geological history in detail.
The Rocky Mountains are a hugely popular skiing area, and in winter, the towns of Banff and Jasper are hubs for snowsports.