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Discover Wells Gray

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300 Clearwater Valley Rd, Clearwater, British Columbia V0E 1N0, Canada
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Wonderful and informative tour

We booked a tailored vehicle tour with Gy, who showed us the big waterfalls in Wells Gray park in... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
Luuk v
Awe inspiring walk

Guy was a fount of knowledge and sensitive to individual needs of members of the group. Really... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Judy H
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We'll open your eyes to the secrets of one of the largest tracts of wilderness in southern BC. Led by biologist Dr Gy Ovenden, Discover Wells Gray offers interpretive and adventure guided hikes and wildife tours to suit all ages and abilities in the diverse landscapes of Wells Gray Park. We specialize in small groups that allows us to provide a unique personalized experience with wilderness and wildlife. Half to full day trips include guide, snacks or lunch, and 4WD transport.
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300 Clearwater Valley Rd, Clearwater, British Columbia V0E 1N0, Canada
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

We booked a tailored vehicle tour with Gy, who showed us the big waterfalls in Wells Gray park in just a single morning. Great tour, very friendly guide and definitely recommended.

1  Thank Luuk v
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Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Guy was a fount of knowledge and sensitive to individual needs of members of the group. Really experienced regarding fauna and flora and geology and a great guide to be with. Scenery was beautiful.

Thank Judy H
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Two walks with Gy, one to the glorious alpine meadows above the tree-line on Trophy Mountain and the other to the spectacular waterfalls of the Wells Gray Park. Gy has in-depth knowledge and a natural ability and enthusiasm to share this with his guests. He's...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

We arranged a full day hike with Gy (who was very easy to deal with) via email. Gy took us on a hike up Trophy Mountain to see the alpine meadows which were lovely. The park was closed to the public at the time due...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

A Guided half day walking tour was prearranged for us in The Wells Gray Provincial Park. I should have confirmed the tour by telephone the evening before, but I forgot to. However, Sandie, our B&B host at The Lakehouse had taken care of this matter...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We went on a full day exploration of this beautiful Provincial Park. Guy, the guide was so knowledgeable, so understanding and so informative. This is a great company, trust me. We had a great time. Thank you so much and the scenery was second to...More

2  Thank Malcolm T
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Clearwater for only one night on my way to the Rockies. Thanks to TripAdvisor I had a look at places to visit. Had not heard of this park but it is right up there with the best but not as well known as...More

Thank Darren S
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Wildfires having closed Wells Gray Provincial Park our guide and proprietor of the business, Dr Gy Ovenden, provided an alternative interpretive walk from which we learnt a lot. Although disappointed at missing the falls in the park we were very satisfied with our tour. A...More

Thank Russell C
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

An amazing beautiful and informative trip in W G with Gy. Definitely recommend this 2 anyone visiting the area who appreciates lots of facts and information. If you have the capacity to be interested in this area then it is well worth using this company....More

Thank Julie P
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Were met by Guy and Kerry at Spahats waterfall car park and travelled to the start of the hike, unfortunately it started to rain soon after we set off walking however, whilst sheltering under the tree canopy Guy was able to highlight many plants that...More

Thank Chas H
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LindaMichael94
November 1, 2016|
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Response from doc_voyager | Property representative |
The Park road in open in winter as far as Helmcken Falls. This means you can access Helmcken, Dawson and Spahats Falls by car with a short (2 - 15 minute) walk or snowshoe. Few accommodations are open on the park road in... More
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