Sightseeing Chairlift

The Chairlift Experience

More than just a chairlift ride, take a scenic ride into the sky as you pass over natural grizzly and black bear habitat while experiencing breathtaking views of the iconic Mt Rundle.

Summer visitors please note: Due to a mechanical fault with our Sightseeing Chairlift , the Cliffhouse Bistro, sightseeing and Via Ferrata routes are now closed for the season.   We apologize for any inconvenience caused. Inquiries relating to pre-booked Via Ferrata tours, please contact 1844-Norquay and a representative will be happy to assist you.

Dine at 7,000ft

The Cliffhouse Bistro

Built in the 1950’s, this lift-access only restaurant offers guests high-alpine dining from a mountain inspired menu with glorious panoramic views.


Off the beaten path and away from the crowds

– David from England


We saw a bear and two cubs. Best. Day. EVER.

– Petah from Australia


Best Views in Banff

– Francis from Los Angeles

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