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A Retreat in the Heart of Nature, Charltons Banff Hotel embraces wildlife awareness

  • June 25, 2024

Charltons Banff Hotel invites travelers to not only experience unparalleled luxury in the heart of nature but also to embrace wildlife awareness and conservation. By choosing Charltons Banff Hotel for their next getaway, guests embark on a journey of discovery, appreciation, and active participation in safeguarding the rich biodiversity of Banff National Park.

 

Imagine waking up in one of our Deluxe Mountain View Rooms to the sight of grazing elk outside your window or catching a glimpse of a majestic bear as you explore the nearby trails. Charltons Banff Hotel offers a front-row seat to nature's wonders, allowing you to appreciate the beauty and significance of the wildlife that inhabits this pristine wilderness. From spotting elusive woodland creatures to bird-watching sessions that reveal the diverse avian species in the area, every moment at Charltons Banff Hotel is an opportunity to deepen one's understanding of the delicate balance of nature.

 

When observing wildlife in person, keep these things in mind:

 

1. It is important not to feed or approach the animals.

2. It's crucial to keep a safe distance and avoid any interactions that could potentially harm you or the wildlife.

 

What you might see:

The Banff National Park is home to hundreds of different species of wildlife. You may see bald eagles circling overhead, or one of 260 other bird species living here. Bears, moose, elk, wolves, and cougars roam the peaks and valleys. You may even see bighorn sheep bounding up the hillsides as you drive through the park's mountain roads.

 

Responsible wildlife viewing:

When observing wildlife, it’s important to remember that we are visitors in their home. Provide them with plenty of space and never give them food. In fact, it’s illegal to feed, touch or even approach wild animals. During certain times of year, areas may see closures to keep both you and wildlife safe. The Parks Canada website has plenty of information on wildlife safety and how you can do your part to help preserve the ecology of the park!

 

Charltons Banff Hotel stands as a beacon of sustainability and conservation, We believe in coexisting with the abundant wildlife that calls Banff National Park home. Our guests are not just visitors but stewards of the land, embracing the responsibility to respect and protect the natural habitat surrounding our hotel. The hotel's serene setting serves as a gentle reminder of the importance of preserving these precious ecosystems for future generations to enjoy!

 

Join us at Charltons Banff Hotel and immerse yourself in a holistic experience that combines relaxation and adventure. Let the untamed spirit of the Rockies captivate your soul and inspire you to become a guardian of this extraordinary natural paradise.

 

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