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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 1, 2019

    The snowmobile tour was AWESOME thanks to our guide Brock!! Highly recommended!! Very scenic and FUN!!

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank BillSkier
    Reviewed February 28, 2019

    Just did the Wilderness Run Snowmobile Tour. It was a great experience, starting slowly to get used to the equipment and steadily increasing the difficulty (but always staying on a comfortable level for beginners). Our guide Brock did an amazing job bringing together the different...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank Dan12121980
    Reviewed February 18, 2019

    Mike was great, showed us all the ropes. Allowed us to go at our own pace, as quick or as slow as we want. Thanks again Mike

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank jamiestenhouse
    Reviewed February 13, 2019

    Well organised and exciting day out on snowmobiles - something I've never driven before. These are proper 600cc machines that you are encouraged to drive as fast or as slow as you'd like. The tour takes in some fanstastic scenery and the two guides were...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank Kevin S
    Reviewed February 11, 2019

    We are locals from Vancouver and know the area well but were BLOWN away by Canadian Adventures tours and our guide Jodi this weekend! The safety briefing was fun, the rid was amazing the chance to drive free on a frozen lake was nothing short...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank brielle_wong
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