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Snowtips-Bactrax

225 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B5, Canada
+1 403-762-8177
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Best ski shop in Banff!!

Snowtips is the best ski shop in Banff. Their prices are really good and being on the front desk of... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
Leigh1980
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Banff, Canada
Great Team to Support a Backcountry Adventure

My 17 year old daughter planned a four day backpacking trip (for late July) in the Banff National... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
louisianatraveler675
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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225 Bear Street, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Snowtips is the best ski shop in Banff. Their prices are really good and being on the front desk of a nearby hotel, I always send my guests there to get their Winter or Summer gear. They did a fantastic job on my boyfriend's skis...More

Thank Leigh1980
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

My 17 year old daughter planned a four day backpacking trip (for late July) in the Banff National Park. She found Snowtips - Bactrax online; and from there we were able to research what we needed for the trip. After a couple phone calls with...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We had just enough time in Banff to get in a bike ride. It was another bike rental company that referred us to Bactrax. Luckily their prices were a fraction of what we were going to pay with the previous rental agency. We got a...More

Thank Marshymiss
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We rented moped's to drive around Banff for 2 hours and it was the highlight of our trip. So much fun and Banff is the perfect town to try these out if it's your first time riding one! Great prices too!

Thank J689
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I rented mopeds to tour around banff and it was so much fun! The staff were super friendly and helpful! Would highly recommend it and would def do it again!

Thank Brittany B
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Was referred to this place by the info center to get our crampons. The staff was nice and taught us how to put our gear on for the hike. They have reasonable price.

Thank Parfum O
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We opted for the moderate performance package- it was a good deal, obvious rental skis but worked fine. It had been 4 years since our last skiing adventure- so our mid performance skis were the high performance skis we had used years ago. I rented...More

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We saw another group riding around town on tandem bikes, which sparked the idea to try it out ourselves! The guy that helped us at the shop was helpful and friendly. They only had 2 tandems, so we also got 2 normal bikes as we...More

Thank gracew423
Reviewed 18 March 2016

After renting from MEC, I realized that they forgot to give me a pair of skins to go with my backcountry skis. I was ready to board our helicopter for a big trip I was looking forward to for ages where I would absolutely need...More

Thank Kristina C
snowtips, Owner at Snowtips-Bactrax, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Jim & Eddy were glad to help out - see you again in Banff!

Reviewed 17 March 2016

I always go there to tune my snowboard. Had a problem once a few years ago but other than that, it's been great. Rented snowshoes this time. Efficient service and gear was good. If it is busy you may have to wait for a while...More

Thank YouMy1982
snowtips, Owner at Snowtips-Bactrax, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Thank-you - glad to be of help.

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