Set in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, Banff National Park is world renowned for its mountainous surroundings, abundant wildlife and multitude of outdoor activities. Established in 1885, Banff National Park is Canada’s first National Park and is recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The largest community within Banff National Park is the Town of Banff. This small mountain community attracts more than 4 million visitors each year and is home to just over 8,000 local residents. Offering a wide range of outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, biking, canoeing, fishing, sightseeing, skiing and more, the Town of Banff has been a popular destination for vacationing families and outdoor enthusiasts alike.
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