Frequently Asked Questions

If your question is not here, please direct your inquiry to the Mistaya Lodge Office. Perhaps your question will be added to our frequently asked questions list!


Q: Is there an emergency contact phone number I can leave with friends and family at home?

A: Yes 1-866-647-8292 is the office number. Our staff can relay a message to the Lodge.


Q: When is the best time to visit to see the flowers?

A: End of July and the beginning of August


Q: How late in the year can we ski and still have great snow?

A: Skiing in the Rockies last until late April, early May.


Q: What if I’m not a skier, but I want to visit the lodge in the winter?

A: Mistaya Lodge is a wonderful retreat for quiet contemplation. The lodge offers comfortable living spaces with panoramic views of dazzling terrain. Snowshoeing and tobogganing are always popular activities when you need to get outside to smell the powder.


Q: Can I bring my snowboard?

A: Yes, provided you are appropriately prepared for backcountry travel, with experience and a touring set-up that allows efficient movement through alpine terrain.


Q: Should I print out the trip planner and bring it with me?

A: Great idea! An organized guest is a prepared guest, and prepared guests have more fun!


Very relaxing, outstanding food, great hospitality – a beautiful retreat. Thanks to all.

Nancy, Alberta, Canada