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  • Writer's pictureMaanasi Sridhar

The Banff Gondola

The Banff Gondola located at the base of Sulphur Mountain at the end of Mountain Avenue is a very popular attraction in Banff.

Incredible views start right here at the parking area

The Banff Gondola base building has an information center, a gift shop, a Starbucks cafe, and restrooms.

Each gondola car can comfortably seat four adults.

In just 8 minutes you'll be gently whisked up Sulphur Mountain to an elevation of 7468 ft above sea level!

Spectacular views of The Rockies in every direction.

The stunning Bow Valley in sight from the gondola.

The state-of-the-art summit building has four levels, it has a mini theater and interactive displays, a souvenir shop and washroom facilities. It also has a cafe and two restaurants.

Scenic mountain views from the large observation deck.

View of Sanson's Peak.

Sulphur Mountain boardwalk to Sanson's Peak, where the Sulphur Mountain Cosmic Ray Station is located — a National Historic Site of Canada.

View of Sulphur Mountain's state-of-the-art summit building.

Breathtaking panoramic views from the board walk.

Location: Sulphur Mountain, Banff

Photos: Maanasi & Sri

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