Description of your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
Thinking about a Mountain Proposal in Canada? Our Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride might just tick all your boxes:
Six Mountain Ranges.
Stunning Bird’s eye views and breathtaking vistas in every direction —
without so much as a blister!
Your Banff Proposal day begins in the Banff National Park with a journey to the summit of Sulphur Mountain in a modern, gondola cabin.
Disembark at an elevation of 7,486 ft.
Stroll along the ridgetop boardwalk where the views get better with every step.
And when you’re ready, drop to one knee and ask the question that will change your lives forever. We’ll be ready to capture all of your Banff Proposal.
Location: Banff, Alberta, Canada
Banff Proposal Package length: 6 hours
Meeting point: We will meet you at a pre-designated area at the top of the gondola.
Participants: 8 guests can join apart from the couple
Experience: gondola ride for the two of you, proposal & photoshoot, champagne toast, exploring another gorgeous location
Sightseeing: Banff National Park area, Canadian Rocky Mountains, Sulphur Mountain Broadwalk
Climate: Alpine or mountain climate: Usually four seasons, with cold winters and mild summers. The weather in the mountains is always changing! You can expect rain and/ or snow in any season! The warm season lasts from June to early Oct. with an average daily high temperature between 60-80°F. Evenings between 40-30° F.
The cold season lasts from November to February, with an average daily high temperature below 32 °F.
Available: All year round.
Activity level: Light – Suitable for anyone.
About the Host of your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
You’re thinking of popping the question. You want to do it with style, in a way your partner will never expect and never forget! And you want to have the moment captured in pictures and/or video for you both to enjoy forever. We can help you do that. Have a Banff proposal with Mountain Tops Views & Gondola-Ride and meet your new best friends—Troy and Shirleen.
We specialize in creating unforgettable Banff proposal experiences in stunning pictures that will blow you away! That’s why we created this special Banff proposal with Mountain Top Views and a Gondola Adventure in the Canadian Rocky Mountains for you.
We are based in Banff, Alberta, Canada and locally serve Calgary, Canmore, Banff and the Lake Louise area for proposals. We’ve been photographing mountain proposals in the area for years and can help you find the location of your dreams.
We can even have flowers & champagne ready to celebrate.
Whatever you desire to make the moment uniquely yours, you can trust us to make it happen.
Troy & I are just the kind of crazy, passionate, innovative photographers who would climb a tree, hide in bushes and do all manner of outside-of-the-box thinking to pull off even the most outrageous Banff proposal idea and see that it’s a success.
All you have to do is get your love to say “YES!”
Some of our awards include:
“Best Photographers in Banff” —Lux Wedding Awards 2017 & 2018
“Best Wedding Photography Team: Canadian Rockies” —Global Wedding Awards
43 International awards for outstanding photography from the best associations in the industry.
Itinerary of your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
This is just a sample itinerary for your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride at the top of Sulphur Mountain.
3pm Check in to the Banff gondola terminal and enjoy the ride.
The Banff Gondola track is approximately 1 mile long and takes approx. 8 minutes one way.
3:30pm Disembark and explore the Above Banff Interactive Interpretive Center for a while, while you calm yourself and collect your nerves! It has a wealth of interesting things to learn about the wildlife, geology and history of the area.
When you’re ready, head outside to gawk at the views from the Sulphur Mountain Boardwalk. We will have pre-arranged with you the best spot for your Banff proposal and will be ready on-site for your arrival.
4pm THE BIG QUESTION! Go for it! We’ll be clicking away, capturing it all. Your partner won’t even realize we are there during your Banff proposal!
4:15 Champagne toast. We’ll have champagne or your favorite beverage ready to toast to your success!
4:30-6pm There are many gorgeous locations to explore around the gondola terminal. A short walk on the well-maintained trails will give us privacy and stunning backdrops for your engagement photo session.
We can plan the timing to catch the amazing sunset and alpine glow on the mountain tops for your proposal photos in Banff National Park.
What better way to end one of the most exciting day of your life?
Comments about your Mountain Proposal near Banff
If the weather conditions make it dangerous to proceed with parts of your Mountain proposal near Banff, the itinerary might be adjusted
In case of Lightning storms, Road closures, there is a possibility to reschedule the experience by +-2 days, under the condition that there is availability and your Banff proposal photographer is notified in due time.
The Banff gondola runs all year and the views from the summit are spectacular in every season. Often there are special events that can be enjoyed as part of your gondola experience. In the summer there may be live music for your entertainment, in the winter there are often light shows to delight your senses.
The gondola station is home to the Sky Bistro Fine dining restaurant. It has walls of glass and amazing views. You can end your day with a fabulous 3-course meal.
The Banff Sulphur Mountain Hot Springs are within a short walk from the gondola terminal. You will need a bathing suit and towel should you want to enjoy the springs.
What is included in your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
Gondola tickets for 2 people
Our expertise & the help you need to put your Banff proposal together. We understand that you are not familiar with the area, but you can relax. We will help you to customize your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top views & Gondola-Ride and create the experience that you want. And if you are drawing a blank on what to do, we’ve heaps of ideas to suggest. We know all the best places for your Banff proposal. We’ll walk you through the process, so you know exactly where we’ll be and what to do.
Two photographers. We are a husband and wife team. Together we can capture a wide variety of angles and perspectives. We’ll catch both your partner’s reaction to your Banff proposal as well as yours.
Up to 3 hrs of photography coverage. Once we finish our photo session, you are welcome to stay and enjoy the views as long as you want. The gondola is open until 11pm.
Studio Lighting on location. Lighting is essential to create gorgeous pictures that stand out and scream PROFESSIONAL. We have the expertise and equipment to create beautiful pictures in any situation, any kind of weather. Anywhere.
Creative Stylization & Artisan Edits
Your Banff proposal pictures will have the polished look of a luxury magazine.
High-Resolution Digital files
No fee rescheduling. Life is uncertain. We get it. We are committed to you no matter what.
What is not included in your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
Travel to and from the Banff area from your hometown
Transportation to & from your hotel to the Banff gondola station
Engagement ring & box for your Banff proposal
Meals: You are welcome to pack your own drinks and snacks. There are several cafés at the gondola summit that offer food and beverages for all budgets. We offer upgrades to your Banff Proposal Package that include fine dining.
What to bring to your Banff Proposal with Mountain Top Views & Gondola-Ride
Warm jacket or raincoat
Dress shoes, if desired
Water & snacks
Small backpack to store any necessary items for your Banff Proposal
Remember THE RING!!!
How to prepare for your Mountain Proposal near Banff
Getting to Banff:
The nearest international airport is in Calgary, AB, Canada (YYC). It is 138 km (85 miles) and takes approx. 75-90 min by car. Car rentals are available at the airport as well as airport shuttles that connect to Canmore, Banff and Lake Louise areas.
Where to stay before your Banff proposal?
Most visitors stay in the Canmore, Banff or Lake Louise area.
Here are the distances and approx. travel times by car from Calgary:
Canmore, 104 km, 70 min.
Banff, 128 km, 90min.
Lake Louise, 182 km, 2 hrs.
Buses run daily and often between Lake Louise, Banff, Canmore and Calgary.
Is transportation to our activity included?
As this is a surprise for your partner, transportation is not included. If you don’t want your proposal to be a surprise, we are happy to pick you up and drop you off at your hotel.
During any season it is important to have warm clothes as the temperature can change rapidly. Comfortable shoes are a must. You can change into fancy shoes once on location.
During your Banff proposal photoshoot, we will aim to keep you warm and comfortable. You will be moving in and out of your jackets and /or the gondola station as necessary during the shoot.
The gondola station is comfortable and warm with lots of space to relax should you get cold or the weather turns bad. It is easily accessed from anywhere on the mountain top.
Add-ons to your Banff Proposal Package
Small Flower Bouquet, 12 long stemmed roses, 35 USD
Additional Photography with 2 photographers, per hour 850 USD
Large Photobook, 16″ x 12″ Luxury Album made in Italy. Leather or linen binding with patching presentation case. 30 pages. Lamination, crystal glance cover, 1995 USD
Small Photobook, 12″ x 8″ Luxury Album made in Italy. Leather or linen binding with patching presentation case. 30 pages. Lamination, crystal glance cover, 1245 USD
Video announcement w/in 48 hrs. We put together a short HD movie ready for your social media, so your big engagement reveal is like no other. Sophisticated. Stylish. Totally Cool looking. 825 USD
Sky Bistro Dining Experience: Your choice of appetizer and entrée at Sky Bistro Restaurant. Gratuities included. (Price can be subject to change) 82 USD/ per person
Additional guests attending your Banff proposal: Dinner and Gondola ticket combo. (Price can be subject to change) 130 USD/per person