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Vancouver Guided Snowshoeing Tour

$95.00
Where: Vancouver, British Columbia
Price for: 1 Participant
Discover a snowy winter paradise just half an hour from downtown Vancouver. Venture through the snow-covered forests and majestic mountains on a guided snowshoeing tour. No experience is necessary for this adventure. If it’s your first time, you quickly get the hang of snowshoeing.
Snowshoe through Vancouver's winter wonderland! 

Snowshoeing is the easiest way to experience the magic of winter in the mountains and is fun for all ages and abilities. It is a mix of fun, learning and challenge, combined with the simple enjoyment of being outside in nature. This guide snowshoeing tour is a great experience gift for someone who is always looking for fun things to do in Vancouver in winter!

Your guided snowshoeing experience begins with meeting your guide in downtown Vancouver. You'll then head out on the short and scenic drive high into the mountains in the North Shore.

Once you arrive at the lodge, you’ll put your snowshoes on and be given a short demonstration before heading out into the serene beauty of a natural winter playground.

Along the way you’ll learn about the rich culture of the Squamish First Nation who have flourished for thousands of years in this rugged and wild landscape. The snowshoe routes will venture off the beaten path and meander beneath the ancient giants of the old growth forest.

The group will rest for a while in the snowy forest and enjoy a snack and a hot drink of cocoa, coffee or tea. Following the break, you’ll make your way back through the forest and return to the lodge.

During the short drive back to downtown Vancouver, there is a brief stop along the way to enjoy a magnificent panoramic view over the city.

Experience a world away from the crowded ski slopes and appreciate the tranquility and peace of snowshoeing in a winter wonderland.

Tour highlights:

  • Spectacular scenery only a short drive from Vancouver.
  • Experience snow covered old growth forest.
  • Learn about the local First Nations.

What's Included:

  • Snow shoes, poles, winter gaiters and all safety equipment.
  • Professional tour guide and driver.
  • Transportation for the day with pick up from any downtown Vancouver hotel or centrally located transit station.
  • Trail access.
  • Snack and hot drink.

Duration4 hours

When: Tuesday, Thursdays and Sundays

Need to know:

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved. Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair.
  • Guests should dress in skiwear for this trip including hats, mitts and warm boots. We strongly recommend waterproof shoes and pants, as you will likely be walking in deep snow.
  • Small group size with a maximum of 12 people per tour.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Don't forget your camera!

If you are looking for fun winter activities in Vancouver or a great experience gift idea for Christmas or their birthday, this Vancouver Guided Snowshoeing Tour is the way to go!

The
snowshoeing experience takes place at Vancouver, British Columbia.

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