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!