There are few places in the world more breathtaking, more majestic, and more stunning than the Canadian Rockies. The spectacular scenery in Western Canada is home to some of the most popular national parks and one of the greatest mountain roadways on the planet.
For cyclists, the Rocky Mountains are high on the itinerary list and a dream to experience. Rocky Mountain Cycle Tours
developed this guide for an epic cycle tour that will take you to some of the most picturesque landscapes that you’ll encounter.
The Icefields Parkway
This cycle tour stretches over 300km between Banff and Jasper. From larger than life ancient glaciers to tranquil turquoise lakes and breathtaking views of Sunwapta Falls, every turn on the Icefields Parkway is an incredible sight to see.
Rocky Mountain Cycle Tours guide cyclists through two mountain passes, Sunwapta and Bow, that take riders up to elevations over 7,000ft where a stunning view of the Columbia Icefield awaits.
The Icefields Parkway route takes you into Lake Louise, one of Banff National Park’s most popular attractions. Here, you can marvel at the picturesque Moraine Lake, hike to Lake Agnes Tea House, and enjoy a refresher at the Fairmont Chateau.
Great Canadian Mountain Traverse
This route spanning from Lake Louise, Alberta to Whistler, British Columbia is an experience of a lifetime. Rocky Mountain Cycle Tours offers this trip for the daring cyclists up for the challenge of riding through three main mountain ranges of Canada.
While the Great Canadian Mountain Traverse cycle tour tests your physical abilities, the payoff is worth it. Your efforts are rewarded with some of the most unbelievable scenery on the planet and you’ll leave with an incredible sense of accomplishment.
Getting the most out of your experience
To make the best of your cycle tour, we recommend planning a trip that affords you a few extra days to enjoy the endless outdoor activities in Banff.
The friendly team at Rocky Mountain Cycle Tours is happy to help you experience what Banff National Park has to offer. For a detailed outline of the cycle tour, including daily activities, prices, and booking info, contact Rocky Mountain Cycle Tours today and get closer to experiencing the best of The Rockies.