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Aug. 16, 2017: Effective 8:00 am, the south core part of Assiniboine Provincial Park is OPEN.  Areas north of Og Lake and west of Cerulean Lake are closed.  Please check our trail report for more detailed information.

We are resuming regular operations as of Friday, Aug. 18th.  Our Lodge, the Naiset Huts, the Hind Hut, the Lake Magog campground and the Og Lake campground are open as of Aug. 18th.  Our regular helicopter flights resume on Aug. 18th. 


We will post further updates once they are made available by BC Parks and BC Wildfire Services.  


For additional information visit the Banff National Parks, Verdant Creek Wildfire updates page at


As a result of the recent park closure, we are dealing with high call and email volumes.  Please assist us by contacting us only regarding existing reservations and travel arrangements for bookings up to August 25 at this time.


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Click HERE to read a testimonial from a recent first time guest at the Lodge.

SUMMER SEASON: June 23 - October 1, 2017

Assiniboine Lodge is mostly sold out for the summer season.  We also get the odd cancellation so feel free to check with us for availability at 403-678-2883 or

SUMMER Naiset Huts: June 23 - October 1, 2017

There is very limited space still available in the Naiset Huts (only single beds for single night stays).  Call or Email us for availability.

WINTER SEASON: February 9 - April 2, 2018

We are now accepting bookings for Winter, 2018.

**ATTENTION:   On Oct 7, 2015 a large landslide occurred on the low angled slopes of Mount Cautley, above the Magog Lake area. It is unknown whether further slide activity will occur in this area. BC Parks requests, for public safety, that visitors to the area stay well away from the event and its run out downslope.

The Simpson River suspension bridge located near the Surprise Creek cabin has been permanently REMOVED due to safety concerns caused by flood damage in the Spring of 2015. Fording the Simpson River is not recommended.


Watch our winter video:
 Assiniboine Winter Magic

Take a step back into Canadian history and have a mountain adventure like no other. Built in 1928, Assiniboine Lodge is the first ski lodge in the Canadian Rockies. Retaining it's rustic charm of the past, the comfortable and cozy accommodations are the perfect base to explore the spectacular surroundings. The full service lodge welcomes 30 guests in 7 private cabins and 5 lodge rooms. Accessible from Canmore, guests enjoy guided hiking and ski touring, great fresh hearty food, warm showers, saunas and goose down duvets.  The Assiniboine family welcomes people with an adventurous spirit who are ready to be inspired by the mountains and beautiful meadows. Extraordinary experiences are served daily.

Assiniboine Lodge is located in Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park in British Columbia. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Assiniboine is a place of soaring glacier clad peaks, alpine meadows filled with larch trees, wildflowers and powder snow, turquoise lakes and remote wilderness. The Park is 28 kilometeres from the nearest road and accessible by helicopter, hiking or skiing.

Assiniboine Lodge manages the Campgrounds and operates basic overnight shelters at the Naiset Huts for hikers and skiers and the Hind Hut for climbers.


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