Mt. Rundle

Rundle MountainClimbing to the summit of Mt. Rundle is one of the most popular scrambles near Banff

  • Summit: 2,949 metres (9,675 feet.)
  • Elevation gain of the climb: 1,577 metres (5,175 feet.)
  • Length of trip: 11 kilometres round-trip
  • Average round-trip time: 7 to 8 hours
  • Trail Map (PDF)

Mt. Rundle is a strenuous hike with substantial elevation gain and some route hazards. Before heading out, download or pick up a copy of A Scrambler's Guide to Mt. Rundle from the Banff Information Centre (224 Banff Avenue) and check the Parks Canada trail conditions report. Bikes are not permitted.