Rocky Mountain House National Historic Site is a fine example of how the fur trade helped shape the nation. Discover a historic trading post along the North Saskatchewan River and immerse yourself in stories of Indigenous Peoples and legendary explorers. Discover interpretive experiences, archaeological foundations of bygone forts, Plains bison, hiking and biking trails, and friendly heritage presenters. Stay awhile and try Heritage Camping in a Tipi, Métis Trapper Tent, or Trapline Cabin.
Hours of operation
May 10 to September 30
Mid-May to September 30
Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
Planning to visit during COVID-19?
Banff National Park
Founded in 1885, Banff is Canada’s first national park and part of the first national park system in the world. With its soaring peaks, azure lakes and abundant wildlife, this Rocky Mountain park attracts millions of visitors every year.