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Celebrate Easter in Canada’s Mountains this Spring
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Celebrate Easter in Canada’s Mountains this Spring

5 Unique Easter Egg-speriences in Canada’s Western Mountains

There’s something magical about springtime in the mountains. From wildlife waking up from hibernation to frost thaw uncovering hiking trails and lakes, Canada’s Western Mountains offer something for everyone. If you’re on the hunt for memorable Easter egg-speriences, keep reading to find all 5 unique ideas we think you will love.

1. Family Fun in Lake Louise

Easter Basket in Lake Louise
Discover Easter Programming at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise

With plenty of family programming to enjoy throughout your stay, Easter long weekend at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise will be egg-cellent.

Long live the tradition of decorating Easter Eggs with the entire family. Bring on the dye, glitter, stickers and let their imagination run wild. All materials and everything your family needs to get cracking is supplied by the hotel.

Looking to decorate something even more delicious than eggs? Why not decorate Easter Cookies! Inspire your inner pastry chef with a variety of icing and a tray of cookies to decorate.

Don’t miss your chance to take a family photo with the Easter Bunny. The little ones will be in awe to find the Easter Bunny hopping around the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. Cherish your Easter weekend memories– there’s never been a better time to make bunny ears in a picture.

2. Outdoor Easter Adventure in Whistler

A child and parent high-five while at the summit of a ski hill at Whistler Blackcomb
Spring Skiing in Whistler – Photography credits: Mike Crane – Go Whistler Tourism

Try these egg-citing outdoor activities in Whistler this spring.

Go Ski-Ster Egg Hunting in Whistler. Instead of hunting eggs, you’ll have fun out on the slopes looking for local treasures standing among the beautiful panoramic views of Canada’s West Coast Mountains. Pack your camera and strap on your skis to see how many hidden gems you can find on the slopes of Whistler and Blackcomb. Discover all the secret spots to explore this spring in Whistler Slopeside Stories.

Jump like a rabbit and hop out of your comfort zone from a 160ft bridge in beautiful Whistler. Bungee jump year-round over the Cheakamus River. We suggest dressing in layers for any kind of weather.

Beat the Bunny and the clock in a fun hunt for virtual eggs when you spend Easter at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler. Think ‘Pokémon Go’ with a festive Easter twist. Find as many virtual eggs as you can both inside and outside of the hotel. One lucky winner will receive a special Easter basket and a gift certificate for a future one-night stay.

3. burrow away together in Jasper

Junior Suite with Wood stove at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge
Burrow Away with your Family in one of Jasper’s Luxurious Cabins

Easter is the perfect egg-scuse to spend a weekend away with family and friends.

Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge has everything you need to add a little extra excitement this Easter with activities everybunny will enjoy. Roll up your sleeves and get creative with Easter Arts and Crafts Kits for the entire family. Everything you need to create your very own masterpiece is provided.

Burrow away with the entire family in one of Jasper’s signature cabins for a weekend of springtime hygge. Cozy up around the campfire or spend quality time inside with some cabin fun and games.

Experience the magic of spring in Jasper on a horse-drawn wagon ride around beautiful Lac Beauvert. Or take a romantic stroll through spring trails to reconnect with your loved one in the stunning scenery of Jasper National Park.

4. A Foodie’s Easter Feast in Banff

Luxurious Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Banff Springs
Indulge in Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Banff Springs

Try these egg-stravagant culinary offers at Canada’s Castle in the Rockies.

Weekends are meant for sleeping in. Wake up slowly at the Fairmont Banff Springs with Sunday Easter Brunch at the Vermillion Room. Enchanting views pair perfectly with a decadent menu of all your Easter favorites. Make a reservation here.

Indulge in Easter-Themed Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Banff Springs. Celebrate spring in full color and flavor with an assortment of sweet & savory treats, Victorian scones and the finest loose leaf teas in the Rockies.

Plan your own spring picnic feast surrounded by the beauty of Banff National Park and order Easter Dinner To-Go. With spring in the air, we can’t wait to dine al-fresco. Moreover, it’s nice to let someone else do the cooking so all you have to worry about is packing the picnic blanket. View the menu here.

5. Traditional Mountain Easter Egg Hunt

A child finds eggs for an Easter Egg Hunt
Hunt for Eggs Hiding at Each of our Four Mountain Resorts

Of course, no Easter is complete without a traditional Easter Egg hunt. Find eggs at new heights in Canada’s Western Mountain region. The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs at all four Fairmont properties– learn more about Easter Weekend programming at each resort: Fairmont Banff Springs, Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge, Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

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