Banff came into being in the 1880s after workers on the Canadian Pacific Railway discovered the hot water springs. The area was called Banff in 1884 by Lord Steven after Banff in Scotland. The United Nations listed Banff National Park as a World Heritage site in 1985. The easiest way to get to Banff ski resort is by flying to Calgary, just a 2-hour drive away. In Banff ski resort, Skiset has several ski hire shops. Choose it using the search engine. For your ski hire in Banff, place your trust in resort and ski professionals and hire your equipment at Skiset - Christy Sports Banff.