Discover the stunning winter scenery of the Whistler backcountry on a snowshoe tour through old growth forests and backcountry trails on Whistler Mountain. Choose the route to match your fitness level and follow your guide deep into Whistler’s snowy wilderness.
No experience necessary for this adventure. If you can walk, you can snowshoe!
A professional guide will escort you through the snowy wilderness, telling you about local wildlife and bring you to breathtaking views of the alpine forest. Or wander through old-growth woods and take a break to warm up with a hot beverage.
Natural Mystic Tour:
This tour is perfect for first timers. You’ll ride the gondola up Whistler Blackcomb and then strap on your snowshoes for a trek through freshly fallen snow in pristine old growth forest. Keep your eyes open for wildlife along the way and try amazing snow slides that are fun for the whole family.
- Duration: 1.5 hours (round trip) with approximately 1 hour snowshoe time.
Winter Wonderland Tour:
On this intermediate tour, you’ll experience the solitude of freshly fallen snow in the forests and enjoy the spectacular views of Whistler Valley. Your adventure begins with a ride up the gondola to the trailhead. As you snowshoe down to Whistler Village, you’ll discover animal tracks and wild birds, stopping along the way for a trail treat and hot beverage to warm you up.
- Duration: 2.5 hours (round trip) with approximately 2 hours snowshoe time.
- Adventurous snowshoe tour through wintery Whistler landscape.
- Encounter native wildlife.
- Experience spectacular views.
When: Tours Daily 9:30am mid December to mid April, subject to snow conditions.
Need to know:
Children minimum ages: 6 – 12 years old for the Natural Mystic Tour and 8 – 12 years old for the Winter Wonderland Tour
Snowshoeing tours will run in all weather conditions unless it is deemed unsafe
All trekkers are required to sign a legal release of liability waiver
If you are looking for fun winter activities to do with family and friends, this Whistler snowshoeing adventure is the ticket!
The Whistler Snowshoeing Adventure experience takes place at Whistler, British Columbia. VIEW MAP
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