Rock Climbing in Banff

Join Yamnuska Mountain Adventures, your gateway to unforgettable outdoor experiences in the breathtaking Canadian Rockies! Our passion is to help you discover the mountains in ways you’ve never imagined. Whether you’re seeking incredible scenery, a deeper connection with natural history, or an exhilarating rock-climbing adventure, we’ve got you covered. The mountains are our classroom, offering not only stunning vistas but also valuable life lessons and personal growth opportunities.

For those looking to conquer new heights, our rock climbing programs are designed to take you from beginner to advanced levels. Whether you’re a complete novice or a seasoned climber, our skilled instructors will provide the training and support you need to succeed. Bring your family and friends for a fun and relaxed day of climbing or challenge yourself to reach new summits. No matter your skill level, we’ve got the perfect climb for you. Join us on one of our guided rock-climbing trips in Banff, Canmore, and Lake Louise.

Beginner Experiential Banff Rock Climbing Programs

This casual outdoor rock climbing lesson is intended for those who are new to the sport or have never climbed before. During our half- and full-day lessons, participants are taught the safety fundamentals for outdoor climbing, as well as basic rock climbing movement techniques. Our goal is to provide a safe and enjoyable day for participants to get outside, engage in physical activity, and gain new skills and experiences.

1-Day Beginner Outdoor Rock Climbing Course

This introductory course from Yamnuska is intended for those who are new to rock climbing or have already experienced some basic climbing, either in a gym or outdoors. In this course, you’ll learn basic rock climbing skills, how to be aware of potential hazards, and how to mitigate them for top rope climbing locations. You’ll also learn how to become an effective climbing partner when working with experienced climbers.

Private & Custom Rock Climbing Trips

Yamnuska has a team of experienced rock climbing guides available for private climbing programs to help you learn new skills or climb a classic multi-pitch rock route in Canada’s Rocky Mountains. Simply give our office a call and we’ll take care of the details. Whether you’re an experienced climber or you’re just getting your feet wet, the routes near Banff, Canmore, and Lake Louise are sure to fit your goals perfectly.