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Hell's Gate Airtram

43111 Trans Canada Hwy | Boston Bar, Hope, British Columbia V0K 1C0, Canada
+1 604-867-9277
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Great vistas!!

This is my second visit-1st 29 years ago-and not much has changed. The views on the tram are... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2016
TReLiNe
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LA County
Great view from the gondola

I brought a group of Chinese students here last August. Despite having driven the canyon route many... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
Barkervillegirl
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South America
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Drive the Scenic Fraser Canyon with its’ seven mountain tunnels through the historic heart of British Columbia and relive the biggest ‘rush’ on the Gold Rush Trail. A location so unique the ‘afterlife’ have come back to use it as a playground. Early explorers refer to it as “a place where no human being should venture”, and man & nature battle here for supremacy.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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43111 Trans Canada Hwy | Boston Bar, Hope, British Columbia V0K 1C0, Canada
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is my second visit-1st 29 years ago-and not much has changed. The views on the tram are outstanding!. The views from the bridge are excellent. Best to do during the spring run off. I was aware of the expensive prices at the bottom, so...More

3  Thank TReLiNe
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I brought a group of Chinese students here last August. Despite having driven the canyon route many times, I'd never had a chance to stop at this attraction. I found it kind of quirky, in an enduring way. I thought it was just a gondola...More

2  Thank Barkervillegirl
Reviewed 4 November 2015

A short and very steep ride with great views. There was a group of 11 of us and the attendant gave us a very good group discount. There are two gondolas but at the time of year, only one was running, so there was a...More

1  Thank JamGulAustralia
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Interesting and beautiful,the cable car ride, the river, the movies, very interesting and educating for young and old

1  Thank Avi M
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Great salmon chowder for a small town but nothing to brag home to mom about! prices are fair but not much too do and seems pretty run down. Maybe if they invested into the facility it could offer much more!

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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Mythological Cerberus is the three-headed dog that guards the gates of Hades. Although I heard no barking upon descending into Hell’s Gate, I was certainly impressed with the set-up and education center alongside the river. But this review venue is only for the AirTram gondola,...More

1  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 5 October 2015

The drive up to Hell's Gate is nice and the staff at Hell's Gate were friendly and knowledgeable, but that is about all I have for positives. Everything is overpriced and expensive including the airtam down, the food, and the merchandise. If you are going...More

1  Thank bludso
Reviewed 5 October 2015

this place is a tourist trap, the canyon the published as an attraction is build of concrete and there are no salmons there. the short movie is quite good but nothing more

1  Thank benjaminModiinIsrael
Reviewed 4 October 2015

We stopped here for a few hours whilst making our way to the Rockies. It certainly is an interesting stop. There are several places to view the Fraser river and its rapids and there is a informative exhibition taking about the trip Fraser made when...More

Thank Travellingcatcatcat
Reviewed 30 September 2015

It is an expensive nice view. It is neat to go on the airtram down into the canyon. But at the bottom is a restaurant, fudge store, and a bridge. It is the narrowest part of the Fraser River. Would I do this attraction again,...More

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KarissaDane
Is it possible to fall off the Tram?
26 August 2015|
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Response from Elmotto1 | Reviewed this property |
No it is very secure. It is a closed car and very safe.
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702Sue
How long a drive us this from Hope?
5 July 2015|
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Response from hellsgatetram | Property representative |
Using the #1 anywhere from an hour to an hour and a half!
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Yorkshire_Tony63
Is the attraction open all year round, if not when and what is the cost please
12 May 2015|
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Response from Leon Z | Reviewed this property |
I copy the information from the website, I hope it helps 2015 Dates of Operation April 24 – Oct. 12 Hours of Operation April 24 – May 14 10:00 – 4:00 May 15 – Sept. 7 10:00 – 5:00 Sept. 7 – Oct. 12 10:00 – 4:00 Rates... More
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