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Hiking in Banff, Lake Louise, and Yoho National Parks

Unique learning programs designed for travelers age 50+! 

Hike the alpine trails of the Canadian Rockies at the national parks of Banff and Yoho. Expert-led hikes explore the clear streams, turquoise glacial lakes, and mountain vistas while learning about glaciology, human history, and the unique wildlife of each region. Admire the world-famous Lake Louise as you learn about the challenges the future holds for these gems of Canada’s wilderness.

Canadian Rocky Mountains
Canadian Rocky Mountains

What's Included

  • All lodgings & most meals
  • Expert-led lectures & field trips
  • All gratuities
  • Hands-on Experiences and Performances
  • Road Scholar Assurance Plan
Canadian Rocky Mountains

Favorite Experiences Hiking in the Canadian Rockies

  • Explore alpine meadows, forests, and mountain wildflowers on expert-led hikes as you learn about the region’s ecology, history, and biodiversity.
  • Learn about the remarkable Spiral Tunnels and witness the amazing engineering feats of early railway construction.
  • Discover treasures such as the Victoria Glacier and the Grand Chateau Lake Louise on the shores of Lake Louise.



A university of the world, Not-for-Profit Road Scholar has been leading global educational adventures for adults for nearly 50 years.

Our programs are all-inclusive educational adventures, not superficial tours. When you explore with us, you’ll have a deep, thought-provoking experience delivered by faculty experts on site.

Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel, the not-for-profit world leader in educational travel since 1975.