Waterproof and tear-resistant map for Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies.
Whether you are a first-time visitor or a long-time local, you’ll find Gem Trek’s Banff National Park Map to be an invaluable tool. Researched and designed by locals, and printed in Canada, this map features accurate cartography and subtly colored relief that puts the mountainous region in perspective. The map is printed on high-quality synthetic waterproof paper that can be folded and refolded hundreds of times.
The 1:250,000 scale is ideal for discovering the very best of Banff National Park. Highlights and our recommended hiking trails are marked by numbered stars, then cross-referenced on the reverse side with descriptions. Also included are all mountains and their elevations, along with natural features such as waterfalls, hot springs, and glaciers.
In addition to descriptions for the top highlights and most popular hiking trails, the reverse side has inset maps for the town of Banff and the Lake Louise region. There are also descriptions of the park’s geology, history, wildlife, and eco-regions. Practical information on outdoor activities, weather, campgrounds, lodging, and transportation allows map users to plan their trip accordingly.
– Map scale: 1:250,000
– Sheet size: 27 x 39 inches
– Folded size: 4.5 x 9.5 inches
The Banff National Park Map covers all of Banff National Park in the Canadian Rockies. Coverage extends from Jasper National Park and the Columbia Icefield in the north to the town of Banff and the northern section of Kananaskis Country in the south. It also includes Yoho and Kootenay National Parks and Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park, which are all on the western side of the Continental Divide in British Columbia.
The Banff National Park Map features:
- waterproof and tear-resistant paper
- relief shading to better show the topography
- full colour on both sides
- hydrology rivers, rapids and waterfalls
- mountain names and all available mountain elevations
- all campgrounds with a handy chart showing campground details
- points of interest and attractions as well as day use areas and highway viewpoints.