Nearby questions in Banff Search Search By Distance Within 5 miles Within 10 miles Within 15 miles Within 20 miles Within 25 miles Within 30 miles Within 35 miles Within 40 miles Within 45 miles Within 50 miles More Search Is the Banff Gondola free on the way down? No Reviews Favorite Currently, hikers up Sulphur Mountain who reach the top no longer have access to the Banff Gondola terminal and are not able to take a free one-way ride down. Those wishing to ride the Gondola up and hike down must purchase a round-trip ticket. Is the Spruce Grove Inn in Banff still open? No Reviews Favorite The Spruce Grove Inn in Banff is now called the Canalta Lodge. It was acquired by Canalta Hotels in September 2016 and relaunched under the new brand in late 2017 following renovations.