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Banff National Park

Hands-on Interpretive Activities – June 28 to September 1, 2014 

Catch one of the programs below and watch for roving interpreters at park hot-spots! We are ready to answer your questions and help you discover the area.


Go Bug Wild!
Two Jack Lake Day-use Area (Lake Minnewanka Road) - 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Join this interactive bug-hunting adventure and discover the weird and wild creatures that live beneath the waves of Two Jack Lake. Adult supervision required. 

Xplorers Tent for Kids!
Banff Avenue Square - 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Hey kids! Looking for a fun way to discover Banff National Park? Join a Parks Canada interpretive guide at the Xplorers Club tent in Banff Avenue Square. Pick up your Xplorers booklet here or at either one of Banff National Park’s Visitor Centres and let the adventures begin!


Better, Healthier, Happier: The Vision of JB Harkin
Be inspired by the Father of Canada’s National Parks as he shares his poetic views on the beauty of Banff National Park.

Length: 2 hours
Elevation: limited, some stairs
Schedule: 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays beginning July 16th
Location: Along Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk


Wild Art
Lake Agnes trailhead at Lake Louise Lakeshore - 1 pm to 3 pm
Be inspired by the beauty of nature and release your inner artist. Materials provided.


On the Right Track
Corral Creek picnic area - 1 pm to 3 pm
Test your tracking skills and discover how Parks Canada keeps an eye on our local wildlife.