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Whistler Ice Cave and Glacier Walk Tours

The perfect whistler activity for adventurous people willing to push their boundaries. You will be whisle away from Whistler village in our spacious and comfortable 4×4 trucks to the edge of the Horstman Glacier, where you will be receiving basic information on how to walk with crampons and how to use of an ice axe. We will explore the glacier ice formations and look for ice caves. Lunch is serve alpine style with picnic on Ice. The blue ice caves and rivers makes for great photograpy!!! The perfect day for stags and stagettes 

Difficulty: Challenging
Duration: 6 hours
Ratio:
Groups of 5 guest max per day
Prerequisites: Good fitness level

Itinerary

Start: 10.00am at Lift Co. Cafe in Whistler (next to whistler village gondola)
Finish:
4pm

What’s included?

  • Alpine Gourmet Lunch (Bagette, charcuteries, fromage and sides)
  • Boots, Crampons, ice axes and helmet
  • Daypack
  • Transportation from Whistler Village

What to bring?

  • Fast drying Hiking pants or shorts
  • Wind or rain jacket
  • Extra warm sweater or puff jacket
  • Good hiking boots
  • Water and snacks
  • Gloves and beanie

Optional:

  • Waterproof camera or GoPro
  • Gratuity for the guide

Note: Time on the glaicer varies on average from 2 to 3hours. The risks involved are typical of mountain climbing and traveling on glaciers, combined with those of an inhospitable and dangerous climate (crevasses, ice caves, rock fall hazard, hypothermia, falling from a height, slipping, loss of balance, etc…)

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