HI - Lake Louise Alpine Centre

At a Glance

Lake Louise, Alberta

Hut Elevation:
1,600m (5,200 ft)


Rates: Vary

Quick Description: 180 km West of Calgary. 60 km West of Banff.

ACC-Affiliated Hostel in Lake Louise

The HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre  is situated in Lake Louise, Alberta, a two hour drive from Calgary and a five hour drive from Edmonton. Access to Lake Louise is via the Trans-Canada Highway.

Once in the village you will find the HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre located on Village Road, to the north of the Information Centre and the Post Hotel.

This hostel is affiliated with The Alpine Club of Canada and ACC members receive a discount on accommodation.


Note: Bookings for the HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre are made directly with the hostel. ACC members receive a discounted rate.

Online bookings: HI-Lake Louise Alpine Centre
Phone bookings: 1.866.762.4122 (Toll Free)

 Consider cancellation and/or appropriate emergency medical insurance for your trip (link below).

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Rates vary at this location, please call directly for more information.


Many different room configurations from dorm to semi private to private
Beds with linens
Fully-equipped kitchen suitable for groups
Bathrooms and showers down the hall
Electric lights
Electric heater
Filtered Tap

Recreational Opportunities

  • Trail Hiking
  • Scrambling
  • Mountaineering
  • Alpine Rock Climbing
  • Sport Climbing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Track Skiing
  • Ski Touring
  • Ski Mountaineering
  • Ice Climbing
  • Resort Skiing

References and Links