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Directions to Buffalo Mountain Lodge

If heading westbound on the #1 Trans-Canada Highway (from Calgary or Canmore), take the first exit into Banff (Banff Minnewanka Loop exit), make a left off the exit and then take the first road to the left (Tunnel Mountain Road), which runs beside “Banff Rocky Mountain Resort”.

If you are coming eastbound on the #1 Trans-Canada Highway (from Lake Louise), take the second exit into Banff, and then take the first left onto Tunnel Mountain Road. You will see a sign that leads to “Tunnel Mountain Campgrounds.” Follow the road for about 10 minutes passing the campgrounds and we are the second hotel on the left.

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Getting Around Banff

Buffalo Mountain Lodge has a complimentary shuttle on the property for all guests staying at the lodge. Great for trips into Banff, or the surrounding ski hills.

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Getting to Banff

For transportation from Calgary to the mountains, and around the mountain areas, contact:

Book Banff Airporter Now
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National Park Passes

CRMR owns three mountain lodges in the Canadian National Parks. Anyone entering the parks must purchase a park pass.  The rate is $9.80 per day for 1 adult, $19.60 per day for a family or group, or $136.40 a year for a family or group. Find out more from the Parks Canada website.

To purchase a Park Pass, please visit the Banff National Park Gate or one of the Visitor Centres.


*Always remember to be ‘Bear Aware’ while in the National Parks. Learn more

Photo credit: Banff Lake Louise Tourism / Paul Zizka Photography

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Map to Buffalo Mountain Lodge