Summer Activities 2015-2

SIGHTSEEING
Ride up the Whistler gondola for views of the Whistler village and the wonderful alpine valley. Take the Peak to Peak
Gondola over to Blackcomb Mountain a breathtaking, 4.4-kilometre journey. Stroll along one of the many mountain
trails for a sightseeing experience that’s full of nature’s delights.
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Season: May 23 – September. Price: $49.95 adult, $42.95 youth/senior and $24.95 child
ATV TOURS
Have fun and enjoy Whistler’s backcountry on these fun, easy to ride and fully automatic vehicles. Have the chance to
explore hidden lakes, waterfalls, high mountain vistas and deep mountain trails. Tours can be customized for groups of
any size and with BBQ lunches in remote alpine cabins or dinners on Whistler Mountain. Choose to ride by yourself or
with a passenger on the wide variety of mountain trails that Whistler has to explore. Tours are available for beginners,
intermediate and advanced riders and are fully guided by friendly, experienced and knowledgeable guides.
Season: May - October
Price Range: from $119 - $179 per person (6 years old minimum)
BEAR VIEWING
Ride in a comfortable 4 x 4 as we navigate the mountain access roads and rolling green ski trails. Guided by
knowledgeable nature enthusiasts, experience the pristine views of wildlife, glacial peaks and memorable sunsets as
you travel through deep, old growth, and coastal hemlock-cedar forests; visit active bear dens, daybeds, and feeding
sites, or witness evening play between a mother and her cubs. Groups are limited to 7 – to avoid disturbance to the
bears, and view safety.
Season: May -October
Price Range: from $119 - $189 per person.
WHITEWATER RAFTING
Full or half day trips of adrenaline filled white water action. Whether you choose to shoot the grade 4-5 rapids of the
Elaho Squamish River or prefer the gentler grade 3 of the Green River or the family friendly Cheakamus river- there is
something for everyone. The scenery will astound and the rapids will enthrall you. White water rafting is a must for
those wanting the full adventure experience.
Season: May –September Price Range: from $95 - $165 per person (6 years old minimum and 50lbs)
ZIP LINES
Experience the exhilaration of zipping on cables, one over 2,000ft in length with a 20 story drop!! Or try a journey on a
series of suspension bridges in the treetops of Whistler’s ancient forests. 2.5 to 3 hours. Please inquire for age and
weight restrictions.
Season: Year Round
Price Range: from $119 per person (6 years old minimum. 65lbs. min -275lbs max)
TREETOP ADVENTURE COURSE
The Treetop Adventure course lets you travel from tree to tree whilst navigating a variety of elements including
suspended bridges, swinging logs, Tarzan swings, zip-lines and tightropes. This is a don’t miss for kids and adults age 7
and up.
Season: May - October
Price Range- from $59 per person (7 years old minimum)
RZR TOURS
Check out Whistler’s newest way to see the backcountry on these fun, easy to drive and fully automatic vehicles. Have
the chance to explore high mountain vistas and deep mountain trails. Choose to ride by yourself or with up to 3 other
passengers on the wide variety of mountain trails that Whistler has to explore. Tours are fully guided by friendly,
experienced and knowledgeable guides.
Kids must be a minimum of 4 years old, 4 feet tall and fit into the smallest helmet.
Season: May - October
Price Range: from $219 based on two people
FISHING
Take time away from it all and have a go at catching some of the many species of fresh water fish that are abundant in
the lakes and rivers around Whistler. Choose between fly or spin rod fishing and enjoy a favourite summer pastime.
Experienced professional guides are dedicated to making your trip a success as well as providing a chance to learn new
skills. Enjoy spectacular settings, the seclusion of lakes and rivers that will give you the opportunity to view wildlife in
their natural environment. All equipment and snack/lunch are provided. Lake fishing involves using the float tubes
only and all fishing is ‘catch and release’.
Season: Year-round
Price Range: from $109 - $269 per person
FLIGHTSEEING
Discover the magic of the Sea-to-Sky corridor with a bird’s eye view. Daily sightseeing trips are available from the air
either by floatplane, glider, helicopter or airplane. Soar over immense glaciers, majestic rivers and lakes and towering
mountain ranges.
Tours can be arranged to take you whale watching, bungee jumping and on day trips to Victoria or Tofino. Why not
customize your trip to include a picnic lunch in a remote high alpine meadow. Glacier landings are also optional.
Season: Most of the Year, weather permitting Price Range: from $135 - $399 per person
GOLF
Whistler Resort is home to four award-winning designer golf courses. Three world-class of the courses are just minutes
apart and set amongst some of the most spectacular scenery imaginable.
Tee times and rentals are easily arranged and all golf courses feature clubhouses and pro shop facilities.
Season: May-October
Price Range: from $49 - $195 per person
BUNGEE JUMPING
Whistler’s adrenaline adventure tour and make a 160ft bungee jump over the glacial fed Cheakamus River.
Season: Year-round Price Range: from $130 per person (Minimum weight 45lbs, maximum 350lbs)
CANOE/KAYAK TOURS
Explore the local lakes and rivers on one of many scenic canoe or kayak excursions. Paddle down beautiful rivers with
spectacular mountain views, float through wetlands abundant with bird life and waterfowl and experience Whistler’s
very own Ghost Town by watercraft. Choose to adventure off by yourself or have an experienced and knowledgeable
guide show you the way. Delicious picnic lunches can be arranged for trips to a variety of locations. Combo paddle,
bike and hike tours are also available for those adventurous individuals wanting to see Whistler and a whole lot more.
Instruction is available and tours can be catered for almost any size group
Season: May-September
Price Range: from $49 - $149 per person
STAND UP PADDLE BOARDING
Experience a trip paddling on Alta Lake on a stand up paddle board. Paddle boarding is one of the fastest growing
water sports in the world and when you try it you’ll see why. A great work out and fun way to get around the lake!
Season: May-September
Price Range: from $50 per person
SELF-GUIDED INTERPRETIVE TOUR OF THE WHISTLER SLIDING CENTRE
Learn about the 2010 Olympic and Paralympics Winter Games, the athletes and their stories on a self-guided
interpretive tour of the Whistler Sliding Centre site. Pick up a map
from the sign at the entrance to the venue and find out where you can stand on the Olympic podium, take a photo in an
actual bobsleigh, and walk around Thunderbird Corner to the finish dock. Please be aware that areas around the track
can be steep and slippery, appropriate footwear is advised, and keep an eye out for bears!
Access the Whistler Sliding Centre from the Excalibur Gondola or from Lot 8.
Season: Year –Round Price: Free!
BOBSLEIGH EXPERIENCE
Driven by a trained Professional Bobsleigh Pilot, you and three passengers will go through 10 corners including the
famous Thunderbird Corner, reaching speeds of up to 80 kms an hour! Don’t worry; you’ll be provided with an
orientation that also includes the history of the Whistler Sliding Centre as a 2010 Olympic Winter Games venue. The
full experience will take about an hour, but the adrenaline rush will last days! Participants must be 14 yrs +.
Season: June 27
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(Thursday to Monday) Price: $89 + tax (includes 1 ride)
HORSEBACK RIDING
Experience Whistler and other scenic areas of the Sea-to-Sky Corridor on horseback. Take a trip through ancient
cedars, along waterways and through old growth forests. Breathtaking views will astound you as you ride through
valleys and along high alpine trails. Whether you ride for a full day or go for a few hours the adventure you have will
be unforgettable. Tours can be arranged for groups of all sizes and for all levels of riding ability.
Season: May-November
Price Range: from $79 - $139 per person (9 years old minimum, 230 lb. maximum weight restriction)
4X4 TOURS
Journey through the ‘4X4 areas’ of Whistler in a vehicle that can go just about anywhere – whether it is driving over
logs and through mud and rivers or driving on backcountry mountain trails, there are trips that can be enjoyed by
people of all ages. Fully interpreted by a professional guide these tours will show you a truly spectacular side of
whistler. Watch out for bears and other wildlife and enjoy incredible views and waterfalls.
Season: May -September
Price Range: from $79 - $129 per person
JETBOATING
Let your experienced river guide and jet boat pilot take you on a thrilling river adventure through the pristine
waterways of the coastal mountains. Navigating his custom white water jet boat through braided channels, tight
canyons and exciting white water this adventure is not to be missed.
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Season: May 15 -August
Price range from $99-$109 per person (5 years old minimum)
MOUNTAIN BIKING
Guided or unguided the mountain biking opportunities in Whistler are unparalleled. Whether it’s a thrill seeking
descent down one of Whistler Mountain’s toughest trails or a relaxing spin on the beautiful Valley trail there is
something for everyone’s adrenaline level. Combine your biking with a canoe trip to make for the ultimate Whistler
adventure. Mountain biking is ideal for all levels of ability and can accommodate any group size.
Season: May-September
Price Range: from free - $519 per person
TREETREK
A spectacular network of suspension bridges, boardwalks and trails take you from the forest floor to the upper reaches
of the forest canopy. TreeTrek provides a contemplative & in-depth opportunity to explore the forest while walking in
the treetops.
Season: Year-round
Price: $39 per adult, $29 youth/child
CLIMBING/VIA FERRATA
Take a trip on the wild side and experience a rock climbing or mountaineering adventure that delivers great fun,
challenge, breathtaking scenery and physical and mental stimulation.
Whether your experience is clipping into a rope on one of the many rock climbing areas or donning a pair of crampons
on one of the spectacular glaciers or mountain ranges in the Sea-to-Sky corridor you will have an unforgettable
adventure. “Via Ferrata” is Italian for “Iron way” and is a climbing route with permanently fixed cables for protection
and metal ladder rungs to ease your movement over rock. Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and fully certified instructors
guide the trips and ensure that client safety is paramount. No previous experience is necessary
Season: June-October
Price Range: from $95 - $395 per person
HIKING
Enjoy half, full or overnight interpretive nature hikes in some of Whistler’s finest backcountry settings. Here you will
experience Whistler’s rivers, alpine meadows, glaciers, glacier lakes, wildlife and waterfalls.
Numerous hiking options are available for all levels of fitness and for all group sizes. From a guided walk around
Whistler Village to a multi day hike into the deepest of Whistlers backcountry there is something new for everyone to
see and experience.
Season: May-October
Price Range: from $0 - $170 per person
WALKING TOURS
Tour–goers will take a scenic stroll through the village while learning about the rich history of the area. From pioneer
tales to the story of Whistler’s Olympic dream, there is something here for everyone. These tours are daily at 1pm
Season: July and August
Price Range: from $10 -$89 per person
SKY DIVING
Don’t miss the experience of a lift times, Tandem Skydiving in the beautiful Pemberton Valley.
Season: May-October
Price Range- from $270 per person
MOUNTAINTOP BBQ SERIES
Enjoy authentic mountain-top BBQ at the Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain - a stunning mountain lodge
conveniently located atop the Whistler Village Gondola at 6,000ft. Lift ticket included with dinner. Every Friday to
Sunday from 5pm to 8pm
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Season: June 26 to September 6 . Price Range: $66.95 adult, $59.95 youth and$36.00 children
DAY AT THE BEACH
Beaches like those at Lost Lake and Rainbow Park offer plenty of opportunities for sun and fun. All you need is a
blanket, some sun block and a good book.
Price Range: Free
BOUNCE
Bounce is a multi-faceted trampoline and foam-pit training centre that caters for the less-than-perfect tricksters and the
utterly crazy ones. Bounce has 12 trampolines. Located in Function Junction, open from 11am to 9pm daily
Season: Year Round
Price: $15 & $7.50 for kids under 7 years old per session
FAMILY ADVENTURE ZONE
Adventure zone is a favourite place in whistler for kids, families and the young at heart. Located in the upper village at
the foot of Blackcomb Mountain, you can mini golf, luge, bungee trampoline, climbing wall, horseback rides, batting
cage, spider web, spin cycle, and the bouncy castle. All ages, open daily from 10am to 6pm. Saturday 10am to 8pm.
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Season: June 13 –September 7th
Price Range: from $12
SUMMER
ACTIVITIES 2015
CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellation within 48 hours is subject to a full charge of the tour. Cancellations outside of 48 hours maybe subject to a cancellation fee.
Note: The cancellation policy will vary depending on the tour company.
Groups will be subject to a 2-week cancellation policy.
****All pricing is in Canadian dollars and subject to tax ****
Please visit the Concierge on level 1 of the west tower to make any arrangements during your stay.
We are open daily or can be reached at extension 4324