Press & Stories

Awards, accolades, and articles about Park Distillery restaurant and Bar, located in Banff National Park.

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FROM TRAIL TO PEAK:
8 EPIC HIKES IN BANFF NATIONAL PARK

By Juliette Recompsat | Crowfoot Media

Getting into the wilderness is an unforgettable experience. What’s even more memorable is getting above it. If you’re ready to take your hiking boots higher, consider this list of next-level hikes for the aspiring peak-bagger.

 

Park summit club

Park Distillery team climbing day

by Kirstie Tweed | Orange girl photography

We were invited along on a beautiful chilly fall morning to join the Park's Distillery team as they spent the morning together learning to climb with two Banff alpine guides at the Sunshine slabs. Everyone had varying degrees of experience climbing from those who had never climbed to a few who had a solid history of climbing and everyone gave it a go. It was a beautiful morning and we loved getting to hang out and photograph the adventure...

 


THE GUARDIAN OF THE GATES

by Meghan J. Ward | Crowfoot media

The Banff National Park East Gate holds a special significance for many people who come through it. And thanks to Annie Staple, there is an importance not only to the protected lands that lay beyond, but also to the history of the gates and the timber archway that once indicated the park’s eastern boundary. Here is the remarkable story of the park’s first gatekeeper, and why you should take a moment to think of Annie the next time you pass through.

 


HOW TO MAKE THE MOST
OF BANFF THIS (BUSY) SUMMER

By Tera Swanson | Crowfoot media

If there’s a buzzword around Banff these days it’s busy. But instead of bracing yourself, embrace everything Banff has to offer – from off-the-beaten-track hikes to the chance to be a real ambassador if you’re lucky to call Banff home. Here are six ways to make the most of it!

 


5 OLD-SCHOOL CAMPING RECIPES
(WITH AN UPGRADE)

By Abby Cooper | Crowfoot media

Food brings people together, and so do campfires. Aren’t some of your fondest memories made around a crackling fire with the enticement of a warm meal making your mouth water? On your next adventure, give these classic meals a try with our step-by-step recipes and ideas for upgrading them with a modern twist.

 

Park Campfire cooking

videos

Park Gin process

A look into the dining room & the distillery

Canada 150:  Park Maple Rye

Park Barrel aged cocktails