The truth of the matter is that I love winter in the mountains. I love snowboarding and that cozy feeling you get when you walk out the door after a long day and have a hot chocolate.
We suggest picking up some ice rocks in town as the trail can turn into a vertical ice rink in the winter. You can rent Microspike at Snowtips Bactrax.
Tunnel Mountain is right in the heart of Banff. It's beloved by locals for its accessibility, and you can grow it year-round.