Located just 29 km north of Lake Louise and 6 km south of Crowfoot Glacier on the Ice fields Parkway in the geographic middle of Banff National Park, HI-Mosquito Creek Wilderness Hostel is a rustic and peaceful accommodation suitable for any nature lover.

After a busy day of activities, warm up in front of the hostel's cosy fireplace or unwind in the sauna. HI-Mosquito Cree' Wilderness Hostel offers a back-to-nature 'off-the-grid' wilderness experience which means that the hostel is very simple by nature with no phone, no electricity, no showers or flush toilets. Outhouse toilets are available.

It is an excellent place for backpackers and adventure travellers to base all their outdoor pursuits from hiking, cycling, climbing, as well as incredible nature photography. The hostel is close to excellent ice climbing, cross-country ski trails and an extensive network of hiking trails.

What travellers think

Best for

  • Nature-lovers
  • Sports & Activities
  • Unique atmosphere
  • Relaxing

Green rating

100%

Reviews

Pour tous ceux qui aiment l'ambiance refuge dans la montagne, c'est vraiment le top ! Une auberge de jeunesse à taille humaine où il est facile de faire des rencontres. On en oublie qu'il n'y a pas de douche. Pour le reste, c'est très confortable. A tester absolument !

93%

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Julie,

Mon 21 Jul 2014

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Pas très loin des Lacs Louise et Moraine. Une bonne étape entre Banff et Jasper.

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Julie,

Mon 21 Jul 2014

Where next?

Pas très loin des Lacs Louise et Moraine. Une bonne étape entre Banff et Jasper.

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Julie,

Mon 21 Jul 2014