Banff’s closest backcountry lodge is accessed by three unique ways in winter and the best part is all can be done with no previous experience! In this article we’ll give you the advice you need to know on routes to the lodge, three different winter methods of transporting yourself there, and a great backcountry map app to track progress via your smartphone.

What makes Sundance Lodge the perfect winter group getaway? Some might say that the key is a place just to yourselves, activities for all ages, and might involve a good old’ guitar around the campfire. Others are looking to sleep late in comfortable log beds, spend the day by the fire with a good book, and play intense card and board games into the night. But everyone can agree you need great food!

The connection with Erling Strom at Banff Trail Riders meet with curiosity and convenience. Both curious about what was out there to explore and show guests, and both keen to provide convenience for guests on trips.

There are some truly breathtaking images that can be captured when you venture deep into the Banff backcountry. We’ve collected some of the most enthralling pictures that illustrate the raw beauty of a Banff horseback riding adventure.

Why not take advantage of the weak Canadian Dollar and visit your northern neighbours this year? Save on the ultimate Canadian travel experience with a Banff backcountry horseback vacation.

Ride on horseback to see the most dazzling night skies. Imagine you’re looking up at a shimmering star-speckled sky. There’s a crackling fire in front of you, where half a dozen other campers — most of them wearing cowboy hats — are all chatting about the day’s ride into the

For those in search of an unique Canadian Rocky Mountain lodge experience, Banff Trail Riders gives you the option to rent out your own backcountry ski lodge cabin.