Activities and Recreation during COVID
This is your home for all safe physical and social activities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Below you can find out more about local online classes, library services, resources for families, activities to do outside and more.
- Things to do Outside
- Town of Banff Online Programs
- Online Story Time
- Other Online Programs
- Active Living and Wellness
- Free Sport & Recreation Sessions
- Kids Classes
- Languages, Art & Food
Outdoor Ice Skating
- Tunnel Mountain Campground Cross-country ski trails - free activity! See more information.
- Canmore Nordic Centre (fees apply) – visit https://www.albertaparks.ca/parks/kananaskis/canmore-nordic-centre-pp/)
- Banff National Park trails: https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ab/banff/activ/skidefond-xcski/banff
Other outdoor options:
|Company Name||Ice Skates||X-Country Package||Snowshoes||Fat Bikes|
|Ski big 3 Adventure hub||N/A||N/A||$16||N/A|
|Snowtips-Backtrax||From $15||From $20||From $15|
|Banff Adventure||$15 Locals get 20% off||$20 Locals get 20% off||$15 Locals get 20% off||N/A|
The Town of Banff is please to offer many FREE online fitness classes for Banff residents. To register for an online class visit www.banff.ca/register. You do not have to attend all classes in the series that you register for. You will be e-mailed a ZOOM link prior to the class starting (to the e-mail attached your Banff.ca/register account. If you have any questions regarding ZOOM or classes please call 403.762.7689.
For more information on sessions for those aged 16+ visit www.banff.ca/1024/Free-Sport-Recreation-Sessions.
Below are a few links to story time’s that were made outdoor in our local backyard.
https://vimeo.com/403806166 - The Very Nosy Bear
https://vimeo.com/403829893 - The Dot
https://vimeo.com/403795182 - How Do Dinosaurs Stay Friends
https://vimeo.com/403816525 - Snowmen at Night
Primary Care Network has free classes and workshops:
Register at bowvalleypcn.ca
Banff Theater Collective Puppet Show
Family Resource Network
Until our reopening, the Bow Valley Family Resource Network has a number of online program offerings available for families. To learn more visit: https://canmore.ca/residents/family-community-services/parental-support/courses-workshops.
Banff Public Library
Banff Public Library is pleased to offer pick-up and home delivery services to patrons within the town of Banff.
Visit https://www.banfflibrary.ab.ca/ for more details.
Pre-recorded and live yoga classes designed specifically for seniors. https://sacredelders.com