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.)

A half or full day of guided glacier traversing and exploration in a remote backcountry environment.  Incredible ice formations, glacial melt and scenery.  Locations include Rainbow Glacier on Rainbow Mountain, and Ipsoot Glacier on the Ipsoot Massif.  Rainbow Glacier is an introductory program, while Ipsoot Glacier is appropriate for more experienced guests.

Meeting time: 
Tour available in the Summer Months only

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)

Half Day - 4 Hours - $595 + GST per person
(Rainbow Glacier - Novice/Intermediate)

Full Day - 7 Hours - $775 + GST per person
(Ipsoot Glacier - Advanced)


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.

Glacier walks Gallery