Located 1 hour west of the city of Calgary, The Gateway Inn is situated in a great location for quick access to all Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks.
Just outside the east gate of Banff National Park, Lake Louise is only 50 minutes away, Yoho and Kootney Parks are 1.5 hours away. The Columbia Icefield is a great day trip. Kananaskis Park is just 40 minutes east and a drive into the Spray Valley is a highlight for many travellers. The famous Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology is a day trip away.
The town of Canmore is just 5 minutes east, where all amenities are found. Canmore has an interesting mix of restaurants catering to every budget, grocery stores, banks and a large community of artists presenting their work in local Art Galleries. This friendly town hosted the Nordic events of the 1988 Winter Olympic Games.