HI Wilderness Hostels Schedule

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, our wilderness hostels in the Canadian Rockies have adjusted their operations. This schedule may be subject to change so please check back frequently if you'd like to visit. Find out more information about how we're keeping you safe at our wilderness hostels, and learn more about our rent-a-hostel program.

HI Athabasca Falls

  • June 17 - October 24, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 25 - November 18, 2021: Closed 
  • November 19, 2021 – April 30, 2022: Closed Tuesdays (except December 28) 
  • May 1 – October 2022: Open seven (7) days a week) 

HI Beauty Creek

  • June 17 - October 10, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 11, 2021 – April 30, 2022: Key access only 
  • May 1 – Early October 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Castle Mountain

  • June 17 - October 3, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 4, 2021 – March 31, 2022: Closed Mondays (except December 27) 
  • April 1 – September 30, 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Hilda Creek

  • Rent-a-hostel only 
  • October 4, 2021 – April 30, 2021: No check-ins Thursday (except December 30) 
  • October 12 - November 12, 2021: Closed 
  • April 4 – 14, 2021: Closed 

HI Kananaskis

  • June 17 - October 3, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 4, 2021 – April 30, 2022: Closed Mondays (except December 27) 
  • October 18 - November 18, 2021: Closed 
  • May 1 – September 30, 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Maligne Canyon

  • June 17 - October 31, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week
  • November 1, 2021 - April 30, 2022:  Closed Wednesdays (except December 29) 
  • March 30 – April 21, 2022: Closed 
  • May 1 – September 30, 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Mosquito Creek

  • June 17 - October 3, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 4, 2021 – April 17, 2022: Closed Tuesdays (except December 28) 
  • April 18 – 28, 2022: Closed 
  • April 29 – September 30, 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Mount Edith Cavell

  • June 17 - October 10, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week
  • October 11, 2021 - February 14, 2022: Closed 
  • February 15 – June 10, 2022: Key access only 
  • June 11 – Early October 2022: Open seven (7) days a week 

HI Nordegg

  • Open Thursday to Sunday only

HI Rampart Creek

  • June 17 - October 3, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week 
  • October 4, 2021 – April 30, 2021: Closed Thursdays (except December 30) 
  • October 12 - November 12, 2021: Closed 
  • April 4 – 14, 2021: Closed 

HI Yoho National Park, Whiskey Jack 

  • Until September 20, 2021: Open seven (7) days a week
  • September 21, 2021 – late June 2022: Closed 
  • Late June – September 22, 2022: Open seven (7) days a week