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Callaghan Valley Winter Snowmobile Tour

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    What to Expect
    Make your way to the Carlton Lodge in Whistler Village, arriving at a meeting point 30 minutes prior to departure.

    Leave Whistler Village for Callaghan Valley, a 20- to 25-minute trip to the south. Upon arrival, you’ll be fitted with a full face helmet and goggles, as well as boots and cold-weather gear as needed.

    Start with a short training session on how to handle a snowmobile—a guide will also be on hand throughout the day, and you’ll be exploring terrain that’s a good fit for beginning riders. Set out along a snowmobile trail through the Callaghan Valley, watching for wildlife as you ride through the forest, which opens up to great views across the valley.

    Your turnaround point is the NorthAir gold mine, where tons of gold was extracted from the earth before the mine closed down in the 1980s. After some time to see the abandoned site, begin the return trip to the trailhead for return transfer to Whistler Village.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Please check in 30 minutes prior to the tour departing at the Canadian Wilderness Adventures Desk in the Carleton Lodge.
    Return Details
    Carleton Lodge.
    • Local guide
    • Professional guide
    • Gratuities
    • Tax (5% GST)
    • Mandatory $20 Collision Coverage fee per driver.
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund.
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there is not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • All Drivers must be 19 years old with a valid driver's license.
    • Minimum age to ride with an adult is 5 years old
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

    Amazing day out on the trails with our instruction Brock. He was great and brought us to some amazing spots for Snowmobiling and taught us the basics. I would definitely come back again as long as Brock was our guide! Thank you!

    Thank dangolfi
    Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

    I had a wonderful time with my boyfriend while visiting Whistler, BC from Pennsylvania, USA. I have nothing but good things to say about Canadian Wilderness Adventures but also Sean who was our bus driver and tour guide. Sean was very nice, attentive, & a...More

    Thank Mikz32
    Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

    Our family of 9 got a private tour with Jenna, Danny and Mac....and it was awesome! They split us up with older adults vs younger adults so that there were 5 in one group and 4 in another! We have taken snowmobile trips before in...More

    Thank karengT9836KR
    Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

    First time ever on a snowmobile with my wife and kids aged 9 & 12. Everybody had a blast and we’re ready for a more advanced tour next time! The progression is gradual but fast enough it doesn’t get boring, just perfect for us and...More

    Thank Minion_banana
    Reviewed March 8, 2019

    There were 10 of us on our annual ski trip.Brock got us up to speed handling the machines( which were in great shape) . Brock introduced us to terrain that was challenging and fun. I think the instruction got us way better. I would love...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
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