SUMMER RATES

PER PERSON AND BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY

Package $/night Round trip helicopter Total with tax
4 night
Thursday-Monday
$310.00 $350.00 $1684.38
3 night
Monday-Thursday
$310.00 $350.00 $1355.16

*Single occupancy available Raven’s Nest at the rate above. Dormitory style and gender neutral. Expect to get to know your bunkmates. The Raven’s Nest is accessed by steep stairs. 

SINGLE OCCUPANCY IN A PRIVATE ROOM

Package $/night Round trip helicopter  Total with tax
4 night
Thursday-Monday
$465.00 $350.00 $2342.82
3 night
Monday-Thursday
$465.00 $350.00 $1848.99

CHILD RATE (AGE 8-16)*

Package $/night Round trip helicopter Total with tax
4 night
Thursday-Monday
$160.00 $350.00 $1047.18
3 night
Monday-Thursday
$160.00 $350.00 $877.26

CLIMATE ACTION

Residents living within 150 km of Talus Backcountry Lodge can take advantage of a 10% discount applied to the nightly rate.

THE HIKING SEASON

Summer 2020
Monday, July 6, 2020-Thursday, September 17, 2020.

RATES INCLUDE

  • Guided hiking.
  • House made and from scratch meals including lunch on your arrival day.
  • Down duvets, linens and towels.
  • Sauna, watering can showers and outhouses located in a building adjacent to the Lodge.
  • Off the grid living.
  • Talus is a place to reconnect. There is no guest access to Wi Fi.

THE GUIDING PROGRAM

  • Talus runs a safety conscious hiking program led by ACMG hiking guides.
  • All levels welcome. Must be able to walk on uneven terrain.
  • The guiding program caters to the average level of the hiker in the group. There are often turn back options for those who want shorter days.

*CHILD RATE (AGE 8-16)

  • Family room booking available for families with children 8 years and older.
  • Child pricing is based on the family room availability (Room #3 and #4) or Raven’s Nest availability.
  • Minors require parental attendance in order to take part in the hiking guiding program.
  • Minors may not be left unattended at the lodge.
  • Private group bookings are required for families with children under the age of 8.

PRIVATE GROUPS

  • Available for 12 (or equivalent pricing -17 people.
  • Available for families with children under 8 years of age.
  • For more information on private group bookings in the summer: click here

LODGE CONFIGURATION

  • Room #1: Sleep 2. Beds can be twin or king mode. Lower level.
  • Room #2: Sleep 2. Beds can be twin or king mode. Lower level.
  • Room #3: Sleeps 2-4. Double bed and twin bunk. Can be booked as a family room. Lower level.
  • Room #4: Sleeps 2-4. Double bed and twin bunk. Can be booked as a family room. Lower level.
  • Room #5: Sleeps 2. Two twin beds. Main level
  • Raven’s Nest: Sleeps 3. Three twin beds. Accessed by steep stairs.

MONDAY AND THURSDAY EXCHANGE DAYS

HELICOPTER ACCESS

Helicopter flights depart from Canmore Municipal Heliport (located in the Town of Canmore) or Mount Shark Helipad (one hour drive from Canmore). Guests arriving on public transport are priority passengers for the Canmore flight. Depending on logistics you (and your group) may be flying from Canmore Municipal Heliport or Mount Shark Helipad. Helicopter staging areas will be confirmed one week prior to trip departure.

Advanced Canmore flight confirmation is an additional $100.00 per person for a roundtrip based on availability.

GUIDED HIKING ACCESS

Talus Lodge offers guided hiking access, including shuttle from Canmore for Talus Lodge guests. Due to safety reasons, remoteness of our location, absence of marked trails, difficult terrain that requires skilled navigation and active mining and logging in the area, guest hiking access is only possible with a Talus guide and with the provided shuttle from Canmore.

Summer 2020

  • $100.00 per person each way
  • Private groups only (12 people)
  • Group commitment for each member of the group to hike and via the same route
  • Includes guided hiking, lunch and shuttle from Canmore
  • Guests must hike in and/or out with their gear required for their entire stay.

Summer 2021

  • complete transition to guided hiking access

ACCOMODATION IN CANMORE

Consider staying at the Paintbox Lodge, our sister property in downtown Canmore. Talus Lodge guests receive 10% off and we will waive the two night minimum. Complimentary breakfast is provided at the Paintbox at 7:30 am on your Talus departure day to allow enough time to get to your staging area.