Explore the alpine trails in the Purcell Mountains of BC on one of these snowmobiling tours. Your snowmobile trip will take you into the heart of BC in the Purcell Mountains. Your snowmobiling trip begins at the famous Panorama Ski Resort in the Columbia Valley. You will explore spectacular high basins, using the newest technology in snowmobiles. Your guides will take you through some of the best winter scenery in Canada that will please even the avid snowmobiler.
This area of BC is know for its high snowfall, moderate temperatures and excellent skiing and sledding conditions.
The half day tour is the most popular tour by far has a little bit of everything. Breathtaking scenery with plenty of picture stops, an abandoned silver mine, the opportunity to see wildlife and free "play time" in a deep powder bowl are just a few of the things you can expect on this trip up to 8000ft! Bring your appetite for a nourishing snack in the alpine cabin while you warm up and quiz your guide on the finer points of sledding.
If it is a full day of fun you want , than this is the trip to take. Visit the remnants of an early 1900's Silver Mining Town located at the top of the mountain at 8000ft. With plenty of wildlife, breathtaking views, and a spectacular icefall all on the way up the trail you will relish in the open powder bowl for hours of playing after being fueled by a hearty lunch in our cozy alpine cabin. This is the premier tour of the west.
Powder X (High Performance) is a trip designed for intermediate to advanced sledders who want to handle their machines in the deep mountain powder. Space is limited to small groups to make sure you get the one on one instruction you deserve. It combines pristine mountain wilderness, great food, experienced guides, deep powder and awesome high performance snow machines to make the Powder X trip an unforgettable sledding experience. Book any where from 1-7 day’s, there are 8 sledding areas to choose from. Learn to boon dock, side hill or climb a mountain.
December to March
Your dynamic professional guides take pride and care in their ability to lead your group in an action-filled day.
Participants must be at least 16 years old to drive the snowmobiles.
Trips originate and end in Panorama Village, near Invermere, British Columbia. Daily shuttle from Banff is available for no extra cost.
This area enjoys moderate winter temperatures and lots of snow. Average temperatures range between -5 and -20 degrees Celsius.
Skidoo snowmobiles, snowsuits, boots, helmet.
Clothing to suit a variety of winter weather conditions. Snow suit, snow boots, fleece underclothes, gloves, hat.
Camera, daypack, sunglasses, water bottle.
Accommodations for multi day trips are in a comfortable backcountry lodge.
Lunch and snacks provided for the full day trip, snacks includes on the half day trip.
|1 day tour, available December - March|
$219.00 / per driver - CAD
Half day tour. Departs daily at 9:30 am and 1 pm.
$109.00 / per passenger - CAD
Half day tour. Departs daily at 9:30 am and 1 pm. Kids 5-13 are $79.
$269.00 / per driver - CAD
Full day tour. Departs daily at 10:30 am.
$135.00 / per passenger - CAD
Full day tour. Departs daily at 10:30 am. Kids 5-13 are $99.
$369.00 / per driver - CAD
Full day Powder X tour. Departs 9:30 am daily.