Glacier exploration

The coastal mountains of Western Canada are one of the most glaciated regions in the world. Join Blackcomb on a trek across one of these 12,000 year old glaciers where you will marvel at stunning ice formations, and crystal blue lakes. Our certified, experienced, and professional guides will lead you on a journey through the snow and ice of these local and majestic glaciers, while letting you choose the pace that best suits your ability. (No previous experience required.)

Details: 
An unforgettable day of guided glacier traversing and exploration in a remote backcountry environment.  Incredible ice formations, glacial melt and scenery.  Fly to the top of the glacier in one of our state-of-the-art machines, with all of the gear required, and a professional ACMG guide.  With your harnesses on, crampons tight, and ice axe in hand, you will rope up and strategically traverse these beautiful natural formations.  Take your lunch in the heart of this terrain, and take photos that you will cherish for a lifetime.

Meeting time: 
Tour available in the Summer Months only
9:30am

* If shuttle required, pick up from hotel at 8:30am

What's included:

  • Flightseeing tour to remote backcountry glacier location
  • Glacier travel gear (Mountaineering boots, shell jacket/pants, Ice axe, harness, boot crampons, helmet, backpack, gloves, and a warm hat)
  • Certified, experienced, and professional ACMG guide
  • Hardy, filling, and delicious lunch provided by Table 19 Lakeside Eatery

What to bring: 
Camera, sunglasses, layered clothing w/ shell jacket/pants.
 (Detailed list will be sent upon confirmation)

Cost: 
$849 + GST per person
(Rainbow Glacier - Novice/Intermediate)
** Please contact us to inquire about a more advanced program

 
 

Online booking coming soon...

Other Important Information:
All tours and adventures are subject to weather, availability of aircraft, and civil emergencies.
Minimum 2 passengers required to confirm tour, we will match up guests to confirm.
Reservations cancelled within 24 hours will be assessed a 100% cancellation fee.
Cancellations due to weather, no charges will apply.
Free shuttle available from Whistler Village to the Whistler Heliport for up to 14 passengers.
Custom tours available upon request. 
Prices may vary depending on destination & are subject to change without notice.


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