Overview

With this adventure tour, you can experience the exhilaration and thrill of climbing to the peak of Whistler Mountain under the safety of a well-trained and professional guide and specialized equipment to make climbing up the mountain a breeze.

Highlights

  • Experiencing the thrill of mountain climbing at a stunning location
  • Learning to climb on the mountain’s beautiful ice formations under the guidance of experts
  • Trying outdoor rock climbing on the famous Via Ferrata guided tour
  • Enjoying the adventure as a solo traveler or in groups

With this amazing adventure tour on Whistler Mountain, you’ll enjoy a half-day of great adventure and ascend a scenic route to the top of Whistler. And the best part is, no prior experience is needed to enjoy this climbing tour.  

Once you are done with the climbing experience, you can use the lift ticket to explore the top of the majestic Whistler Mountain. The tour is a fun-filled half-day experience designed for both beginners as well as seasoned climbers to have a great experience climbing one of the most amazing routes on the mountain. With this tour, our team of experienced guides will set up everything for you and provide meaningful advice along the way. 

  • Personal Experience
  • Trusted Tour Operator
  • Small group
  • Expert guides
Availability May - Sept
Duration 4 hours
Departs From Whistler
Difficulty Intermediate - Expert
Meet on Location Yes
Pick Up No

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What's included

Included

  • Rock climbing shoes
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Belay device
  • Locking carabiner
  • Chalk bag
  • Rope
  • Anchor building equipment

What to bring

  • Weatherproof shell jacket and pants. Shorts are acceptable depending on conditions
  • Warm layers
  • 2nd pair of socks (in case your feet get damp from snow on the route)
  • Light gloves
  • Hiking boots (can be borrowed)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Snacks
  • Camera
  • Small backpack
  • Any personal or medical items you require

Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Transportation

Itinerary

Information

The exclusive Via Ferrata tour is known to combine the essence of glacier climbing and mountain climbing for unmatched fun and adventure. Our trained guide will offer detailed instructions on how to utilize the right techniques and equipment in order to safely ascend the mountain. You will also be getting the opportunity to hike past the Whistler glacier and its base as you hike and climb along the Via Ferrata route. 

With the help of a specialized lanyard system, you will be allowed to clip yourself onto the climbing cable while ascending the rock headwall with the help of an array of ladder rungs. This specialized climbing equipment and techniques will help lead you to the summit of the famous Whistler Peak Via Ferrata. The best part is that you do not need prior knowledge or experience to complete the climb. This adventure-filled activity is ideal for individuals with varying experience levels and physical abilities.

This exciting journey will take around four hours to complete. It ultimately depends on the existing conditions, the total number of participants, and their respective fitness levels. The route covers around 4 kilometers (2.5 miles) of the majestic mountain terrain along with 260 meters (853 feet) of mountain elevation gain. 

The tour starts with a 30 to 40-minute hike before you head up to  Whistler Peak with the help of rungs and fixed ladders on the way. You will also be treated to a short snack and break halfway through the tour. This break offers ample opportunities to take photographs of the scenic beauty all around you. This is one trip you’ll never forget! 

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