Johnston Canyon and the Bow Valley Parkway – 1A – Summer 2021

Johnston Canyon Lodges & Bungalows and the Johnston Canyon trail are OPEN!

If you are a registered guest staying at Johnston Canyon Lodges & Bungalows you will be given access to drive there via the Castle Mountain exit.

The Bow Valley Parkway from Banff to the Castle Mountain access will be closed this Summer 2021 to automobiles, but open to biking and hiking!

It will be closed from the Castle Mountain exit from Highway 1 to the Banff Highway 1 exit.

AND … the BlackSwift Bistro (opening May 14) at Johnston Canyon Lodges & Bungalows will also allow you automobile access with lunch or dinner reservations. You can dine on the patio or order take-out!

Here are the remaining options to get there from the Town of Banff:

– Cycle in from Banff or Lake Louise
– Walk 6km from Castle Junction
– Take the Roam Public Transit

Johnston Canyon Open!