BanffLIFE is the best resource for young adults aged 18 to 30 to get started in Banff. Check out the BanffLIFE Calendar for programs, including:
- Mountain Adventure Program
- Banff Ambassador Program
- Weekly Pasta Nights (winter)
- DJ in the Park (summer)
- Christmas Dinner
BanffLIFE is dedicated to promoting healthy, balanced lifestyles for young adults living and working in Banff and Lake Louise. We help nurture a sense of community through accessible activities, educational workshops and connecting to resources
Mountain Adventure Program
These programs are specifically and exclusively for local young adults (18 to 30 years old). You must be living in Banff National Park to participate in any of these programs. Special equipment is typically provided, most trips are introductory and no prior experience is necessary.
Join BanffLIFE and certified guide as we travel to the top of our local mountains to enjoy the view.
BanffLIFE programs are generously supported by the Pauw Foundation and are for Banff residents only.
Italian for Iron Road, via ferrata is an easy way to safely explore the mountains. A guide will lead you along and up the 180m rock face while you’re attached to the iron cable and bolts fixed into the side of a mountain. This trip is a fun way to try out climbing. No previous experience required. Transportation is NOT include. BanffLIFE programs are generously supported by the Pauw Foundation and are for Banff residents only
Intro to Rock Climbing
Learn the basics of rock climbing from some of the best guides in the area. This course will provide the gear you need, safety procedures, hazard identification, rock movement, rope work, belaying and lowering on top climbs. BanffLIFE programs are generously supported by the Pauw Foundation and are for Banff residents only
Volunteering with BanffLIFE is an awesome way to connect with the community and meet new friends. We’re always looking for volunteers!