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Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures

Whistler, Canada
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About Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures
Come on an adventure with us! In the winter, we do guided backcountry ski and snowboard tours, snowshoeing, and ice climbing. In the summer, the Via Ferrata is our most popular and exciting tour! Or try a glacier tour, rock climbing, hiking, camping, or a mountaineering trip. Our highly trained, friendly guides will show you the best of our beautiful mountains in and around Whistler. Public and private tours are available daily.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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btsengg wrote a review Mar. 2022
Markham, Canada1 contribution
the Via Ferrata experience in Squamish was amazing! the views were spectacular and our guide Maya made the experience even better! She made us all feel very safe and comfortable, explained all the safety rules and made sure we were both doing it correctly the whole way! would
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Date of experience: March 2022
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Nelly wrote a review Mar. 2022
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My girlfriend and I did the Squamish Via Ferrata Tour and it was super fun! Our guide Maya ensured we were comfortable with our safety gear, how to use it and what we should expect on the tour. She was very patient and was always in the right spots to snap the best pictures with
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Date of experience: March 2022
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Arthur G wrote a review Mar. 2022
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I had a super fun day and learned alot from my instructor Corey Woolnough! Thanks for the cool experience and peaking my interest even more.
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Date of experience: March 2022
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Response from Mountain_Skills, Manager at Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures
Responded Mar. 5, 2022
Hi, Thanks for the lovely review, and for mentioning Corey. We'll be sure to pass on your praises to him. We hope to see you again! -Kat
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Malcon B wrote a review Feb. 2022
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I just did the AST1 Avalanche course in Squamish, it was great. Cloe, the instructor, is super knowledgeable, loves teaching. I can't wait to put it into practice and continue taking courses with the MSAA team. Looking forward to attending the AST2 course.
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Date of experience: February 2022
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Response from Mountain_Skills, Manager at Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures
Responded Feb. 26, 2022
Hi, We are thrilled to have you as part of the MSAA family! Thank you for sharing your kind words with us. It means the world to us and to our entire team. We look forward to serving you again soon! – Kat
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Ned B wrote a review Feb. 2022
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Maria and Nic were great guides. Really helpful when we messed up our passes, explained safety stuff really well. Great opportunity to learn the basics of backcountry skiing!
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Date of experience: February 2022
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Response from Mountain_Skills, Manager at Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures
Responded Feb. 26, 2022
Hi! Thanks for leaving a review, and mentioning Maria & Nic. Our guides are always going above and beyond. We’ll be sure to share your praises with them! – Kat
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