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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 December 27, 2017

    Me and my girlfriend along with another couple went together on this beginner tour. Our guide Mac was outstanding. He was very to the point, gave us easy to follow instructions and was very friendly and helpful. Overall this tour was very fun, this was...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank 604_e46
    Reviewed December 26, 2017

    We were booked for a dog-sledding adventure, but I messed up my dates and showed up a day late :(. As these book months in advance, there was no way they could get us in on another tour, but they did help us to get...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank Tammy P
    Reviewed December 21, 2017

    We booked a Yukon Breakfast Snowmobile Tour for 5 adults (Mom, Dad, and 3 adult children ages 19 to 23). Unfortunately, our youngest son broke his right thumb skiing the day before our trip. So my first, very positive reaction to Canadian Wilderness Adventures (CWA)...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank marksY8617PH
    Reviewed December 17, 2017

    We took the beginner snowmobile tour and enjoyed it immensely. The staff was energetic and friendly! The location was beautiful and the snow was falling - can't beat that.

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank NakaMegs
    Reviewed December 12, 2017

    Travelled through the Callaghan Valley on trails and tight turns. Ate a delicious breakfast in a log cabin at the top of the mountain. Great views, talented guides and an all around amazing morning. If you don't do anything else while in Whistler, this is...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
    Thank William T
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