You don’t need to ski or snowboard Whistler Blackcomb’s black diamond runs to enjoy the majestic mountains of British Columbia in the winter — just bring your sense of adventure with you for an unforgettable snowshoe journey on one of three great tours. A professional guide will escort you through the snowy wilderness, telling you about local wildlife and leading 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. Finally, you can opt to take a snowshoe trek and follow it up with a gondola ride from Whistler to Blackcomb Peak. Whichever route you choose, this is a fantastic way to experience the beauty of Whistler.
Choose one of three route options to explore the beautiful nature of Whistler, British Columbia. Your guide will lead you through the most beautiful areas of the mountains for fresh snow, dramatic views, and wildlife spotting. Whether you’re a novice or an expert, there’s a tour that will fit you among these scenic routes through old-growth forests, up challenging terrain, or into the backcountry. At the end of your trip, you’ll be dropped back at your departure point.Choose one of the following tours:Natural Mystic This 1.5-hour tour is a great introductory course. Take the thrilling gondola and a chairlift up Whistler Mountain, and then slip on those snowshoes. Walk across powdery snow, and take in the sights and sounds of an old-growth forest. Keep an eye out for birds. Those looking to up their adrenaline can test out the fun snow slides. Winter WonderlandGet your heart rate up on this intermediate 2.5-hour tour. Ride the gondola up the mountain to Olympic Station, and then check out the views of Whistler Valley below. Walk through fresh snow on your way back down the mountain to Whistler Village, with time to stop and enjoy a hot beverage to warm you up on the descent. Peak 2 Peak and Snowshoe Combo Explore both of Whistler’s famous mountains on this combination tour. Experienced guides will take you into the wilderness of Whistler Mountain. Next, hop the gondola that stretches across to Blackcomb Peak, a ride that features the longest unsupported span of any gondola in the world at 1.88 miles (3.024 kilometers) long. Admire the stunning views of the forest, valleys, and other peaks from the 360-degree windows. It’s a mountain experience unlike any other.