Via Ferrata Explorer Route at Mount Norquay

Step out of your comfort zone and try our Explorer Route where you’ll spend some time with your guide, get introduced to the equipment, head up a few pitches and cross the suspension bridge. This is a great choice for those who are slightly limited on time or are looking for an intro to Via Ferrata.

Route Details

• 2.5 Hour Round Trip
• 1 KM Distance
• 145 M Vertical

Route Schedule

Via Ferrata is now closed for the 2017 summer season.

 

Includes

• Group size : 2 – 8 people
• Chairlift Included
• Orientation & ACMG Certified Guide
• Equipment Supplied

Via Ferrata Ridewalker Route at Mount Norquay

To get a greater feel for heights, exposure and the full Via Ferrata experience, become a Ridgewalker! This route is a half day excursion that takes you high up on the Norquay cliffs, climbing Memorial, Sunrise and Vista buttresses and of course, traversing the suspension bridge.

Route Details

• 4 Hour Round Trip
• 1.4 KM Distance
• 2300 M ASL

Route Schedule

Via Ferrata is now closed for the 2017 summer season.

 

Includes

• Group size : 2 – 8 people
• Chairlift Included
• Orientation & ACMG Certified Guide
• Equipment Supplied

skyline-route

This is a brand-new route for 2017. The Skyline includes an exciting high traverse on a sheer rock wall and crosses an “airy” 55m suspension bridge. The effort is amply rewarded at the top with outstanding panoramic views where the Rocky Mountains stretch out in every direction. With Banff as a backdrop over 1000 metres below, enjoy the uber-scenic ridgecrest descent as it leads you back to the Cliffhouse Bistro to celebrate your mountaineering accomplishments.

Route Details

• 5 Hour Round Trip
• 2.5 KM Distance
• 2450 M ASL

Route Schedule

Via Ferrata is now closed for the 2017 summer season.

 

Includes

• Group size : 2 – 8 people
• Chairlift Included
• Orientation & ACMG Certified Guide
• Equipment Supplied

summiteer-route

The longest of all 4 routes, the “Summiteer” is the pinnacle of Norquay’s Via Ferrata adventures. A continuation of the brand-new ‘Skyline’ route this 6-hour route traverses the alpine ridge crossing an additional 3-wire suspension bridge over an impressive chasm. Experience mind-melting 360-degree views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains as you enjoy lunch on the East Summit of Mt Norquay.

Route Details

• 6 Hour Round Trip
• 3.2 KM Distance
• 2450 M ASL

Route Schedule

Via Ferrata is now closed for the 2017 summer season.

 

Includes

• Group size : 2 – 8 people
• Chairlift Included
• Orientation & ACMG Certified Guide
• Equipment Supplied