Plan your visit

Kicking Horse Pass National Historic Site

From the Kicking Horse Pass on the Trans-Canada Highway, look down onto a monumental 19th century transportation corridor to the West. See ingeniously engineered “Spiral Tunnels” burrowing from one elevation to another through the steep Canadian Rockies.

How to get here


Trans-Canada Highway
East end of Yoho National Park
Field, BC V0A 1G0


By car

The Trans-Canada Highway (#1) runs through the centre of Kicking Horse Pass National Historic Site. The pass is 84 km west of Banff, Alberta and 73 km east of Golden, British Columbia near the village of Field, British Columbia.

Facilities and services

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Bus parking Bus parking
Dogs on leash Dogs on leash
Lookout Lookout
Parking Parking
Restrooms Restrooms
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