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Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures

207B-4368 Main St | Market Pavilion, Whistler Town Plaza, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 855-938-9242
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Mountain Skills Academy and Adventures offers guided tours and mountain skills courses. Choose from backcountry ski/snowboard touring, mountaineering, ice climbing, glacier tours, rock climbing, Via Ferrata climbing, backcountry hiking and camping, avalanche skills training and other mountain safety courses. Our highly trained guides will show you the best of our beautiful mountains.
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“rock climbing” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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207B-4368 Main St | Market Pavilion, Whistler Town Plaza, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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"via ferrata"
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"rock climbing"
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"climbing experience"
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"great sense of accomplishment"
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"ice climbing"
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"guide dan"
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"ski tour"
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"rock face"
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"experienced guide"
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"joffre lakes"
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"outdoor experience"
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"howe sound"
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"challenging enough"
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"snow pack"
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"amazing experience"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"comfort zone"
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We, a group of 14, were professionally guided by 3 guides of MSAA. (Eric, Alexis and Kurk) In this to be respected terrain, we felt at all times in security. Our expeditions were well planned, interesting and respected the needs and abilities of each member...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I took a great crevasse rescue course. The instructor and course was great! It was a two day course at Whistler. The first day was at Meadow park and the second day was on the mountain.

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

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Mountain_Skills, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Took AST2 with MSAA last week. Amazing experience. Our skilled Guides controlled group dynamics, pushed our brains and bodies just the right amount, and privileged us with "taking the lead" and making decisions under their diplomatic lead. I learned so much and had so much...More

Thank Vicki R
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Mountain_Skills, Public Relations Manager at Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks so much Vicki! It's great to hear about your experience. We'll be sure to let the instructors know. Safe and happy touring to you.

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

My group of 3 hired Phil at Mountain Skills in Canmore for a full day of guided backcountry touring. Phil was great, and taught us a lot about avalanche safety in the morning. We went out to Bow Summit a did a couple of runs,...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

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