Public sleigh ride
Activities

Public sleigh ride

Free cancellation
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 40 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Have fun on a sleigh
  • Watch out for wildlife
  • Toast marshmallows
  • Enjoy a unique winter experience
What to expect

The activity begins at Warner Stables where you can see the operations of a working ranch, chat with the staff and take a look around with their help. Then it’s time to snuggle down under warm wool blankets and enjoy spectacular views of the valley and surrounding mountains. Watch out for wildlife as your guides take you on a quintessential winter experience. A delightful treat for all members of the family. Your memorable excursion includes a fireside warmup stop after the ride where you can toast a marshmallow and enjoy a warm drink back at the stables (weather and snow conditions permitting).

Main highlights of the tour:

  • Sleigh ride through the mountain meadows
  • Hot apple cider and roast marshmallows
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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Warm blankets
    • Optional time by the campfire after your ride
    What's not included
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pick-up
    Reduced price
    • Children (4-12): reduced
    • Infants (3 and under): free
    Where

    100 Sundance Rd, Banff, T1L 1B9

    Meeting point:

    Meet at Warner Stables, the big red stables located at the end of Sundance Road. When you arrive, please follow the sleigh ride signs to check in for your ride at the office in the west barn.

    What to remember
    • Please arrive 15 minutes before the ride is scheduled to depart
    • There is plenty of free parking at the site
    • The sleigh is “open top” so it is recommended that everyone dresses warm with multiple layers, mitts, hats, a thick winter jacket and boot
    • You will be provided with a blanket, but if you are concerned about being cold you can bring one along for yourself as well
    • Children 3 years and under are not guaranteed a seat (they may have to sit on your lap)
    • Sleigh rides are weather dependent, and may not operate in certain conditions (eg: -35C)
    • Children aged 15 years and under must have someone 18 years and older with them
    • All adults must sign a waiver prior to the tour; a waiver must also be completed by the parent or legal guardian of any rider under the age of 18 (documentation may be required)
    • Any minors under 18 years who are not accompanied by an adult must present a pre-signed waiver to go on the tour
    • There are two different sleigh sizes, 12 and 18 seater sleighs, with a maximum total capacity of 66 people
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    When
    • Daily: 11.00am-3.00pm
    • Tours run approximately every 40 minutes
    • December to March
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    Provider
    Discover Banff Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 48 hours before the activity begins.

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