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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours

200, 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-678-4164
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We did a one day trip to Johnston canyon for ice climbing with Takeshi, and it was awesome. Even... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Caroline S
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Ice Climbing Adventure

My two teenage sons had an amazing adventure, instructed by Tak. Tak has an incredible amount of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Reaves72223
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We are Canada's premier mountain school and mountain guiding company. located in Canmore, Alberta we offer ice climbing, rock climbing, mountaineering, skiing and avalanche courses. We do day trips as well as multi day programs.
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“multi pitch” (11 reviews)
“ice climbing” (23 reviews)
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200, 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a one day trip to Johnston canyon for ice climbing with Takeshi, and it was awesome. Even though it was colder than usual, he did everything he could to keep us comfortable and having fun. Was worth every penny - what a great...More

Thank Caroline S
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Caroline, I am so glad that you enjoyed your ice climbing experience in Johntson Canyon recently. Takeshi is truly a wonderful guide and our guides always do their best to keep guests comfortable during this exhilarating sport and experience. We hope you can join...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My two teenage sons had an amazing adventure, instructed by Tak. Tak has an incredible amount of knowledge and training. He was patient and encouraging with the boys being new to ice climbing. We will definitely return and ice climb again. They had a fantastic...More

Thank Reaves72223
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so glad that your sons enjoyed the ice climbing program with Tak recently. He is truly a wonderful guide and mentor. We hope they can join us again in the near future.

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Had a great weekend out with Jason and Jessie! Went by Bow Summit on the Saturday and Crowfoot Glacier on the Sunday. Both locations were great and allowed us lots of practice with both transitions and general route finding. Overall the course was great and...More

Thank Clayton H
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Clayton, Thank you so much for your review of the Intro to Backcountry Skiing course. I'm so glad that you enjoyed skiing along the Icefields Parkway with Jason and Jesse. We hope you can join us again in the near future.

Reviewed 5 October 2017

I just returned from a quick trip to Banff and due to some unforeseen circumstances I had to make some last minute changes to what I had planned to do while in the park. Fortunately Yamnuska Mountain Adventures was able to accommodate me on such...More

Thank adamfrankfabian
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

We're so glad that we were able to accommodate your last minute trip plans. Mt Temple is such an incredible mountain with amazing views. We're glad you were able to fit it . We hope to see you again in the Canadian Rockies soon.

Reviewed 25 September 2017

went on a 6 day mountaineering trip to the Bow hut had a great time, the guides were amazing and the experience was super enjoyable and learned a lot on the trip.

Thank Nolan A
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for the review of our Intro to Mountaineering Course. We're so glad that you enjoyed yourself and learned a lot. We hope that you will join us again to further your mountaineering instruction and gain another alpine experience.

Reviewed 21 September 2017

My husband and I went ice climbing back this past March 2017 with Yamnuska Mountain Adventures.I just got around to leaving a review, my personal work got in the way. We have always wanted to ice climb in Alberta Canada (absolutely beautiful country)!. I did...More

Thank MaryDaveR
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to send in a review after the whole summer. I;m glad that your guide Patrick as well as the company left such a wonderful impression. With ice climbing season just a couple of months away now I...More

Reviewed 20 September 2017

Over the last 12 months we have done two rock climbing courses (with Carl and Renee) and a private day of multi pitch climbing with Carl. We have had a really great experience every time. I would have no hesitation in recommending both guides to...More

Thank Paul S
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear Paul, Thank you for your recommendation. As a relatively small organization any word of mouth support is greatly appreciated. We're so glad that you enjoyed climbing with Carl and Renee and that you were able to learn so much. We're very proud of the...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Went out last weekend with Tak to do a multi-pitch climb. Due to the temperature we selected a "Plan B" route that with southern exposure. This mitigated much of the weather concerns. In advance of the weekend Tak and Magda were both incredibly responsive, helpful...More

Thank Josh R
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you Josh for your kind review. We're so glad that you enjoyed your climbing trip with Tak (despite the weather) and we hope that you can join us again in the future.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We are a family of 4: parents in their 50's and two older sons (19 and 21). Our oldest son signed us up for a 2 day private beginner outdoor rock climbing lesson because he has recently been going to rock climbing gyms for his...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Dear Cindy, Thank you so much for your kind review of your 2-day rock climbing program with Olivier recently. We are so glad that not only your sons and husband enjoyed the experience but that you were able to enjoy the climbing alongside them. Out...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We enjoyed the three day Wapta ice hike guided by Yamnuska Mountain Adventures. This is a three-day hike, starting at Bow lake and hiking up through the river gorge to the Bow hut, which sits just below the end of the Bow glacier. After a...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your great review of the Wapta Ice Hike. I'm so glad that you enjoyed the incredible views, awesome guides and the special feeling of being up at the alpine huts. We truly hope to see you again for another Canadian Rockies adventure.

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Jim K
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Hi Jim, I have looked through all of our records and cannot locate any evidence of your review. If you could please try to post it again that would be wonderful. Thank you. Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
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