The drive up the mountain was a site to see switchbacks meeting bighorns sheep along the way. A gorgeous rest stop to take scenic pictures.
About Mt. Norquay
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By taking the Chairlift you will get the best view of this region Much better than the Gondola ride and 1/2 the price And if you get a chance and speak to the ranger you will get a great feel for the area and the...More
We drove up Norquay Road early one morning and enjoyed the amazing views. We were alone at each stopping point, and we chuckled at how much of a "hidden gem" this must be. The ride up Mt. Norquay is definitely worthwhile.
Since we visited in the late spring, the ski resort was closed but the short drive up still offered a beautiful view of the town of Banff and its surroundings. If you are not interested in riding the Banff gondola, this provides a great alternative...More
This is a must for first time skiers. The ski school for the kids is amazing and probably one of the best in Alberta. The hill is nice an close to Banff, so if all fails on the hills with the little ones, you are...More
We have been skiing for half a day. Slopes are short but steep. Much more difficult than the other ski areas. Mt norquay is only 15 minutes ride from Banff. Do not forgett to do the snow tubing. It is so much fun! We did...More
You can take the short drive up the mountain, there is a lookout at the top with beautiful views, worth the 15 min drive up. we saw many goats and cyclists on/in the road, so drive slowly. when you're up at the lookout, look over...More
Norquay is a great hill, even when the North American is closed. By 11, the sun was up and the snow was soft. Lots of good skiing even at the end of the season, no line ups, great food, beautiful chalet.