Via Ferrata, Banff

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Get in touch with your adventurous side by climbing Via Ferrata, where a steel cable leads you up alpine rocks. Banff's iron path offers three routes, all equipped with anchored cables, ladders, and bridges with hand-holds--enabling even inexperienced climbers to conquer the trek. For each of the routes, a certified guide takes a group of two to eight people, and supplies them with the necessary equipment. The Mountaineer route leads you to the east summit, which offers superb 360-degree views. Plan to see Via Ferrata and other attractions that appeal to you using our Banff National Park trip itinerary maker.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Found out via TA- and it was excellent and flew by two quick . It caters to all levels as you can use the metal fixings and cable to help you as much as you need. Olivia was a great guide  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    We decided to try out the 6-hour Summiteer via ferrata route to help prepare for a trek through the Dolomites. The guide & staff at Mt Norquay created a memorable experience that we'd recommend to any...  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Our guide Kim was amazing - safety first yet very entertaining and calming for me facing that suspension bridge at 62 years old, and my daughter (22) the cliffs. It took us 4 hours to do the 2.5 hour ...  more »

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