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PARKING AND SHUTTLES

The Town of Banff is very limited with its parking opportunities and can get quite congested with traffic, especially with a large event such as Melissa’s so please read carefully below some options that will get you to event on time.

***DO NOT TRY TO DRIVE TO THE START AREA OR ACROSS THE BRIDGE – THERE IS NO PARKING OR DROP-OFF AREAS HERE***

All participants will need to walk or jog across the bridge to the start/finish area.  Please allow yourself an extra 5-10 minutes to do this.  Please use the following methods to get to the start line:

  • Walk or Jog for a warm-up
  • Bike
  • Carpool and park in designated Town of Banff Parking Areas: https://banff.ca/parking
  • Use the green powered ROAM Transit System: http://roamtransit.com
  • Use the “Melissa’s Express” Shuttle Bus (see below for schedule and locations)

“Melissa’s Express” Shuttles:

Start: 8:15am and rotate every 10 minutes (until 10:15am)
Locations:

  • Voyageur Inn (555 Banff Ave)
  • Caribou Lodge (521 Banff Ave)
  • Royal Canadian Lodge (459 Banff Ave)
  • High Country Inn (419 Banff Ave)
  • International Inn (449 Banff Ave)
  • Central Park (Buffalo/Bear Street)