Set out on an extraordinary adventure along the renowned Icefields Parkway, celebrated for its stunning glaciers, waterfalls, and lakes. Led by expert local guides, explore popular and secret sites with leisurely hikes, offering an authentic and flexible experience away from the crowds.
Icefields Parkway & Ice Bubbles of Abraham Lake
Explore the epic Icefields Parkway and a natural ice bubbles phenomenon!
Escape the ordinary and explore the frozen ice bubbles of Abraham Lake, snowshoe to the jaw dropping Peyto Lake viewpoint & more in Banff!
Snowshoe to Peyto Lake’s Viewpoint: Venture into the winter wonderland leading to Peyto Lake’s viewpoint. Feel the crunch of fresh snow beneath your shoes, marking a path few tread in the winter. Pause and absorb the raw, unspoiled beauty of the expansive Canadian Rockies.
Abraham Lake’s Ice Bubbles Phenomenon: Step onto Abraham Lake’s icy surface, be it for an ice-skate or a exploration walk. Let yourself be captivated by the mesmerizing frozen bubbles trapped beneath, a testament to nature’s artistry.
Epic Icefields Parkway Exploration: Embark on a journey through the Icefields Parkway, recognized globally for its astounding scenic vistas. As you traverse this route, unveil the captivating beauty it offers and delve into the hidden gems that only the locals are privy to.
Get Cozy Amongst Rockies Peaks:
Nestle into a serene spot amidst the imposing Rockies. As you sip on a steaming hot drink, feel the comforting warmth of a lakeside fire, all while being enveloped by the grandeur of the towering peaks around you.
Did you know? This experience is part of our Ultimate Rockies Explorer package.
- Essential gear: snowshoes, ice cleats/crampons and hiking poles
- Intimate, small group guarantee (Max 13 guests)
- Hot drinks (hot chocolate, coffee or tea)
- High-roof passenger van transport with A/C and spare seats to maximize comfort
- Local expertise & skills: Our guides are equipped with winter driving training and photography skills to aid in immortalizing your memories
- Ice cold water refills (please BYO water bottle)
- Pick-up & drop-off at select Banff & Lake Louise locations
- Ice skates (selectable at checkout)
- Lunch (BYO or select picnic lunch option at checkout – there is no where to buy lunch on the day)
- Tips for our dedicated guides (entirely optional but always appreciated)
- Alternate pick-up or drop-off points (available upon request)
8:30am – 9am: Pick-ups in Banff
9:45am – 10am: Pick-ups in Lake Louise
10:30am – 11am: Bow Lake
11:15am – 12:15pm: Peyto Lake
12:30 – 1pm: Radventures Local Secret Stop
2pm – 3pm: Abraham Lake
4:15pm: Drop-offs in Lake Louise
5pm: Drop-offs in Banff
While this itinerary outlines a typical day, adjustments might be made based on weather or road conditions to ensure the best experience for our guests.
Travel in comfort in our air-conditioned and spacious high-roof passenger vans. Our vehicles are fitted with premium winter tires and recovery gear to ensure your safety on the icy & snowy roads.
We offer pick-up and drop-off from chosen Banff & Lake Louise locations, options available at checkout.
Weather: We embark on our winter adventures irrespective of snow or sunshine! Only dangerous or extreme weather conditions might call for a reschedule or refund.
What to wear: We recommend wearing winter boots and dressing in layers to stay warm and adapt to varying conditions. Wearing what you would wear skiing/snowboarding works great!
Accessibility: The tour is designed to accommodate various fitness levels. Participants can opt in or out of activities based on their comfort.