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Hell's Gate Airtram

43111 Trans Canada Hwy, Boston Bar, British Columbia V0K 1C0, Canada
+1 604-867-9277
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Beautiful Hells Gate

It was a great stop to the beautiful adventure thru the Frazier Canyon. Views breathtaking and the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Jacque S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
A fun break on a long road trip

A well maintained and fascinating stop along the Trans Canada Highway. This was my second visit... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
Ballarat, Australia
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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.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
43111 Trans Canada Hwy, Boston Bar, British Columbia V0K 1C0, Canada
+1 604-867-9277
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

It was a great stop to the beautiful adventure thru the Frazier Canyon. Views breathtaking and the history very interesting. We really enjoyed the movies and learning about the salmon migration.

Thank Jacque S
Reviewed 30 September 2017

A well maintained and fascinating stop along the Trans Canada Highway. This was my second visit and it was just as enjoyable as the first time. The tram itself is a cool experience and, although it traverses a drop of 500 feet, it doesn't feel...More

Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We just turned up and were straight on the cable car, fantastic sunny day great views of the valley and river. Enjoyed an ice cream in the sweet shop.

Thank The-Red-Bayron
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We were a bit concerned with the cost...$22 CAD per person, but it was worth it. The view is quite spectacular. You can avoid the cost if you home down and back, but it looks to be quite a hike. I didn't try any of...More

Thank JIM R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

After driving past this place dozens of times when I was growing up, I finally went to the Hell's Gate Airtram and it was REALLY cool!! I had no idea there were little shops and a cafe at the bottom! The staff were very knowledgeable...More

Thank Travelfan_K
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fund descent and a "Hell" of a lot of fun and discovery. Museum / historical displays for the original rail road construction and salmon migrations in the Fraser River. One can also enjoy an ice cream and even visit the traditional trap / gift shop...More

Thank GGodess
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Hella Gate is definitely worth the trip plus you pay once and come back all summer long. The guides are all super knowledgable! It's great to see the magic of the mighty Fraser River

Thank DoodleArt
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We visited last weekend with our family who live locally. We had young kids with us and they found the air tram very exciting. Once down there - there is lots to see. We had ice cream and took lots of wonderful pictures. We learnt...More

1  Thank Tilley364
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This is a great experience, tram takes you over a mighty canyon. There is plenty to do when you get across, gold panning, museum, great coffee stop/restaurant, gift shop, fudgery and ice creams. Take time to read the history - makes for a chilling read!

1  Thank sandra w
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Having driven by this place a zillion times, we finally decided to make the stop and see it. I wasn’t shocked at the $60+ price tag to take 4 of us to the other side, knowing that it’s a tourist trap. I was fully prepared...More

1  Thank mistershrewd
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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.
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!
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