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Rainbow Mountain

Address: Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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Ranked #73 of 88 Activities in Whistler
Type: Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Tired of fighting the crowds at ski resorts? This snow-covered mountain is so isolated, you'll...
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Type: Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Outdoor Activities, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Tired of fighting the crowds at ski resorts? This snow-covered mountain is so isolated, you'll need a helicopter to get there.
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Juneau, Alaska
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Rainbow is the broad peak directly North of Whitler Blackcomb ski resort. In winter, it can be accessed from two different trails but only by very fit and determined backcountry skiers. Snowmobiles can also access and play in the lower areas East of the mountain, and different helicopter services will take you to the top for a surprisingly reasonable charge... More 

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Whistler, Canada
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89 reviews 89 reviews
29 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Rainbow mountains hidden gem is rainbow lake. it's at the top of rainbow mountain. This lake is the mail source of drinking water for Whistler. This is by far one of the best and most rewarding hikes in Whistler. It's an all day hike - if you're doing it mid summer you'll have plenty of daylight to work with. I... More 

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Whistler
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

A long trail but the lake is fantastic. Being in the alpine is great in Whistler..

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

We took a flight to the top of this mountain. The view went on for miles! We were in the clouds and walking on untouched snow! Great experience! Cold!

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