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Banff Fishing Unlimited

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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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Fun day on the lake!

We fished Lake Minnewanka and our captain was John. He was very informative and pointed out a lot... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jujobee
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Arizona, United States
Memorable ice fishing experience

Scheduled this experience for my family during our vacation to Lake Louise . We wanted to... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
beth h
,
Charlotte, North Carolina
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“lake trout” (7 reviews)
“catch fish” (6 reviews)
“spray lakes” (4 reviews)
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Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
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"lake trout"
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"fish sandwich"
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"frozen lake"
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"guided trip"
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"an adventure"
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"great guide"
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"fantastic trip"
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"great sense of humor"
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"spectacular scenery"
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"lake louise"
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"phil"
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"boat"
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"sanders"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We fished Lake Minnewanka and our captain was John. He was very informative and pointed out a lot of wildlife in the area. We did catch one 3 pound lake trout. We didn't think we'd catch a lot of fish because it was early in...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Scheduled this experience for my family during our vacation to Lake Louise . We wanted to experience ice fishing as we had never been before . Phil and Anders took great care of us. From the freshly made buns to the best fish sandwich you...More

Thank beth h
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Started off rough. Phil our guide went to wrong place to pick us up., Once that got fixed everything was the best. There were four of us and we all had a great time. Didn't catch any fish while fly fishing but still enjoyed where...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

The guide we went with (Anders) owns the company and has 34+ years fishing experience under his belt. This guy knows everything! You will catch fish. Top-notch fishing equipment, extra rod ready in case something happens to another rod, quick changing of lures when yours...More

1  Thank qmvsimp
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

My family had a great day fishing yesterday. We caught 21 fish, saw eagles and eaglets, devil's gap, had perfect weather and a great guide (John). Very highly recommended. Pick the early morning (8am) time to go fishing. More fish in the mornings.

1  Thank Emad1234_12
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

My wife and I went out on a half day trip with John on June 27. It turned into a very disappointing trip. The weather was sunny but extremely windy, in fact, John told us that he thought he was going to have to cancel...More

7  Thank brad s
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

My son and I did a half-day on Lake Minnewanka with John as our guide this past week. The fishing was great (10 decent-size lake trout between the two of us), the tips for better fishing were appreciated, the weather was spectacular, the conversation was...More

2  Thank Kent S
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Wow, where to begin. My wife and I travel a lot, and have done various guided tours, but this one really stands out. We did an ice fishing tour with Phil and loved every minute of it! Phil was waiting in our lobby right on...More

1  Thank Travis M
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Reviewed March 8, 2017

We had Phil as our guide for the day. He was personable and had a great sense of humor. He really seemed to enjoy his career as a fishing guide. We caught enough fish for lunch and some to enjoy for dinner. It was easy...More

Thank kfolick
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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to book this ice fishing trip for my husband, since he loves fishing but has never had the opportunity to go ice fishing. Right from the start, this company was very helpful in answering and questions I may have had. Our guide, Phil,...More

Thank Deanna D
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