Located in Banff National Park in the heart of the famous Canadian Rockies, The Crossing Resort nestles at the base of towering Mt. Wilson, adjacent to the junction of route # 11, the David Thompson Highway and the Icefield Parkway. Surrounded by stunning mountain vistas and glaciers, The Crossing Resort boasts a spectacular alpine location unmatched anywhere in North America.
The Crossing Resort offers the ideal location for travelers and guests to stop and refresh, plus the opportunity to truly discover the Canadian Rockies. Easily accessible by road and within a 50 km radius you find the major attractions of the Crowfoot Glacier, Bow Lake and the Bow Glacier, Waterfowl Lake, crowned by the magnificence of the Columbia Icefield, the Icefield Snocoach ride and the all-new Glacier Skywalk only 30 minutes away.
For over 70 years, The Crossing Resort has been the major service centre for travelers on the Icefield Parkway. The Crossing features deluxe lodge accommodations, three dining options including a cafeteria, snack shop and a family dining room, a large gift shop and general store plus everything you’ll need to meet your motor vehicle and RV requirements.
In recent years we’ve noted the huge renaissance by the traveling public to become more physically involved in their vacations, demanding a participatory experience as they reconnect with Mother Nature. The Icefield Parkway offers the most spectacular landscapes and opportunities on this planet to explore and re-discover our connection with our physical surroundings. With purposeful upgrades to all facilities including the 66 deluxe rooms, The Crossing Resort is being positioned to become Hike and Attraction Central of Banff and Jasper National Parks. Literally surrounded by trails and trailheads, all marked and expertly groomed by Parks Canada, The Crossing Resort offers quick access to the best and most scenic hiking opportunities in North America. Best of all, on your return at the end of the day, The Crossing offers all the pampering and creature comforts you deserve on your active vacation, plus scrumptious, wholesome dining choices in the Mt. Wilson Dining Room. Click here to view our exciting hiking and adventure packages or click on Dining to view our menus and options. If you are looking forward to a fun, casual evening, click here and check out our “cook your own steak or burger menu” as featured in the friendly confines of the Parkway Pub. Tonight, you’re the chef and you’re guaranteed to meet new friends from around the grill – and the globe!
Your true Canadian Rockies experience awaits you here. Come and discover The Crossing Resort on the Icefield Parkway.
Weddings at The Crossing are incredible! From small intimate services to large affairs we will make your day a special one.Photos Contact
Meetings & Retreats
You will have many unique indoor and outdoor meeting environments to choose from. Small and large events will be catered to meet your needs.Photos Contact
The Crossing specialises in catering to Tour Groups. Our resort has everything you’re looking for. Accommodations in the heart of Icefields Parkway with multiple Food & BeveragePhotos Contact