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Sunshine Meadows, Banff

Categories: Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web
Trek Sunshine Meadows, featuring a network of walking trails in the midst of the Canadian Rockies. Situated in Banff National Park, the meadows lie at an altitude of 2,300 m (7,500 ft). Discover the fragile alpine ecosystem along one of the trails, which offer different levels of challenge. Enjoy the picturesque natural scenery, admire the colorful wildflowers, and take in the view of towering Mount Assiniboine in the background. In the winter and spring, the area becomes a popular spot for skiing and other snow sports. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Sunshine Meadows by using our Banff tourist route planner.
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  • Doing the entire circuit takes some time, but it's a very nice hike with some great views. It took us about 5 hours or so which included stopping to take plenty of pictures. We went up to Standish Vie...  read more »
  • Good views with a moderate distance. You can see birds and small creatures on the banks of the Lake while walking slowly. Just be a good exercise. Good feet but still wore the trekking. Return the first one of the three lakes but even 10 minutes. View does not change too much. Saying that national parks in General was surprised when first saw the sign like a beast notes were on the way, so it's just natural animals and filled it.
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  • Late September hike, colours were fantastic, trails well signed and easy to walk without ruining the natural beauty of the scenery. The bus to the start of the trails costs $30 return, they are about ...  read more »
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