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Canadian Wilderness Adventures

Welcome to Canadian Wilderness Adventures.

From summer off-road adventures to winter Whistler snowmobiling, snowshoeing and dog sledding. If you are looking for fun things to do in Whistler, Canadian Wilderness Adventures offers world-renowned adventures to make your Whistler experience memorable.


WINTER TOURS:

Blackcomb Mountain Safari Snowmobile Tour Moderate

Be thrilled by the sensation of driving or share this mountain experience with a friend as you embark on our classic après tour to 6000ft.  Escape the winter shadows as you meander through old growth forest at dusk, then onto our mid-mountain playground on your way to the charming Crystal Hut.  Enjoy a warming treat then step out onto the deck of the rustic alpine cabin and enjoy the views, overlooking Whistler Village as the last light of the day slips behind the snow covered peaks of the Coast Mountain Range.  Panoramic mountain grandeur, spectacular sunsets, rich alpenglow and the natural beauty of Whistler will leave you truly speechless.

Departs:                     4:30pm
Duration:                    3 hours
Cost:                          $169 single     $125 per person sharing
Passengers must be 8+ years old.

Callaghan Cruiser Snowmobile Tours
Easiest / Family Friendly

Journey through the pristine Callaghan Valley to the historic NorthAir Goldmine site for a fabulous introduction to the backcountry.  Follow wide, winding trails to an open play area.  Experience the perfect mix of easy riding and spectacular scenery - ideal for first time snowmobilers and families!

Departure:                10:00am, 1:00pm
Duration:                    3 hours
Cost:                          $159 single    $119 per person sharing
*Kids 5 - 12 ride free with a paying adult



Trapper's Run Dogsled Tour

A real CANADIAN experience. Let your eager and powerful dog team lead you into the magnificent old growth forest of the Callaghan Valley..  Join your professional musher in harnessing and staging the dogs, learn the commands and feel the thrill of driving your own team.  Relax with your family as you ride a mellow mix of open and winding trails for an unforgettable winter journey, with plenty of photo opportunities.

Departs:                     9:00am, 12:00pm & 3:30pm
Duration:                    2.5 hours
Cost:                          $199 per person for adults,
$ 99 for children under 12 in same sled with 2 adults

Minimum booking is 2 adults per sled.

A sled will comfortably hold 2 adults and 1 child with a maximum combined weight of 400 lbs.

Minimum age is 4 years old.  

The Medicine Trail Snowshoe Tour

Walk through a forest full of mystery along an old trapper's path.  Learn traditional knowledge while you snowshoe and sample healing teas from plants that grow along The Medicine Trail.  Travel deep into a special ancient forest in the Callaghan Valley.  Hear a brief history of the area's traditional uses and ways of the past.  Let your imagination go as you gaze upon giant cedar, fir and hemlock trees that provide a canopy high above.  Finish back at the caboose for a rejuvenating snack by the fire.

Departs:                     9:00am, 12:00pm & 3:30pm (3:30pm available late season only)
Duration:                    2.5 hours (round trip)
Cost:                          $89 Adult      
$59 Youth (under 15yrs)

Minimum Age 8 years old.



SUMMER TOURS:

Mountain Explorer ATV Tour

Discover Blackcomb Mountain the "Canadian" way on our most popular ATV adventure. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Whistler Valley and snowcapped peaks of the Coast Mountain Range. Test your skills in our single track terrain park (optional) while you explore a network of wide mountain trails ascending to Blackcomb's beautiful alpine.  A great mix of exploring, sightseeing, and adventure; don't forget your camera!

Departs:          9:00am, 11:00am, 1:30pm & 4:30pm
Duration:         2 hours
Rate:                $129 driver, $89 passenger
Kids 5 - 12 ride FREE (one per paying adult)



The Odyssey Off-Road Buggy Tour


The search for freedom just got faster and a lot more fun.  Jump aboard the newest 4x4 off-road buggy experience. Your guide will teach you in minutes how to drive your very own 4x4 adventure machine. Climb rugged mountain roads and forested single track trails up to scenic mountain viewpoints on this epic journey. Power through creeks and over boulders; watching for bears, deer, grouse and other wildlife along the way. The Odyssey is both a journey and a destination!

Departure:       9:00am, 12:00pm, 3:30pm
Duration:         3 hours
Rate:                1 Seat/Single Driver $189, 2 Seater $229, 4 Seater $325
Passengers must be a minimum of 8+ years old.


Wild West Jeep Tour

Explore the magnificent Callaghan Valley on Canadian's Wild West Jeep adventure.  Your professional driver will lead you on a journey of discovery in one of our custom, open air Jeep Rubicons. While travelling up the Olympic Highway you will likely see bears and other wildlife.  Stop in at our sled dog kennels to better understand 'life as a sled dog', then head up mountain trails to the abandoned North Air goldmine where you can try your hand at gold panning.  We'll also take you deep into an old growth forest with trees as old as 1000 years, and to view the impressive 140 ft Alexander Falls.

Departure:        9:00am, 12:00pm, 6:30pm
Duration:          3 hours
Rate:                $129 Adults, $109 Youth & Senior, $69 Kids 12 & under

No age specifications. Passengers must be able to sit on their own. Child booster seats are available.



Blackcomb Glacier Jeep Safari


Take a closer look at Blackcomb Mountain on Canadian's Jeep Safari!  No two tours are the same as the changing mountain colours and wildlife create new paths for exploration.  Ascend from Whistler Valley past glacier fed rivers. View bear and other mountain wildlife on the way to the snow-capped Horstman Glacier.  Highlight your vacation with Whistler's ultimate 4x4 adventure.  Enjoy spectacular views of the Whistler Village and the Coast Mountain Range, as your professional driver navigates Blackcomb's winding trail system.

Departure:       10:00am, 1:00pm & 4:00pm
Duration:         2 hours
Rate:                $119 Adults, $99 Youth & Senior, $59 Kids 12 & under

No age specifications. Passengers must be able to sit on their own. Child booster seats are available.

 

Crystal Hut Salmon Bake by ATV

An unforgettable adventure!  The original Whistler salmon bake, known by reputation as Whistler's best adventure dining tour. You'll enjoy the incredible experience of climbing your ATV 6,000ft up Blackcomb Mountain to the Crystal Hut with the most spectacular patio in Whistler. Relax and enjoy the sweet sounds of live entertainment as your chef prepares a Pacific Coast classic including cedar-planked, maple glazed wild BC Salmon, local vegetables, fresh salads and a delicious dessert. Treat yourself to a unique dining experience like no other!

Departure:       4:00pm
Duration:         4 hours
Rate:                 $159 driver, $119 passenger, $39 Kids 12 & under

Passengers must be a minimum 5+ years old.


Crystal Hut Salmon Bake by Jeep Rubicon

An unforgettable adventure!  The original Whistler salmon bake, known by reputation as Whistler's best adventure dining tour. You'll enjoy an incredible 4x4 experience of climbing in a Jeep Rubicon, 6,000ft up Blackcomb Mountain to the Horstman Glacier and ending up at the Crystal Hut with the most spectacular patio in Whistler. Relax and enjoy the sweet sounds of live entertainment as your chef prepares a Pacific Coast classic including cedar-planked, maple glazed wild BC Salmon, local vegetables, fresh salads and a delicious dessert. Treat yourself to a unique dining experience like no other!

Departure:       4:00pm
Duration:         4 hours
Rate:                $159 Adult, $119 Youth & Seniors, $39 Kids 12 & under

No age specifications. Passengers must be able to sit on their own. Child booster seats are available.         

River of Golden Dreams - Guided Canoe Tour

Voted Whistler's number one thing to do, not only by visitors but by the locals! An enchanting journey from lake to lake, the River of Golden Dreams is a summertime classic.  Begin your adventure by paddling across the historic Alta Lake where you will pass the original site of Myrtle Phillip's summer fishing resort.  Following families of ducks and geese into the lush river mouth you'll paddle through flowing lilies and around bends of overhanging greenery. Flowing with the current, you can lounge lazily along with just a few strokes to steer through narrow passages.  As the river opens up again on the other side you'll get picked up on the shore of glacier fed Green Lake.

Departure:       10:00am, 1:30pm
Duration:         3 hours
Rate:                $99 Adult, $69 Youth (13-18), Kids 5-12 FREE (one per paying adult)

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