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Whistler Alpine Guides Bureau Day Trips

207B - 4368 Main Street, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
604-938-9242
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Ranked #9 of 59 activities in Whistler
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Tours
Owner description: Whistler Alpine Guides operates year-round, offering a wide variety of tours, activities & courses. We specialize in providing activities such as... more » Owner description: Whistler Alpine Guides operates year-round, offering a wide variety of tours, activities & courses. We specialize in providing activities such as backcountry ski/snowboard touring, mountaineering, avalanche safety courses, ice climbing, rock climbing, glacier walks & hikes, Via Ferrata, scrambling and backcountry hiking. Led by our professional and experienced guides, you will explore the beautiful mountains of the Whistler area in a brand new exciting way. « less
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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

The guides are attentious and careful! The High Note Trail is spectacular, specially during the summer! The Garibaldi Lake is amazing! Worth the 3 hours hiking!

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St Kilda West
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

I arrived in Whistler for three days wanting to do as much outdoor stuff as possible. I decided to take a day long, challenging hike for my age and ability (fit 55) with the aid of a guide, mainly because of my inexperience of hiking in bear country and wanting to enjoy the day without fretting about meeting one. Ian,... More

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Dana Point, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

I had a nice time on the via at the summit of whistler mountain. The weather, was all over the place. The Guides are very good, and informative. We had a good small group. We all had some experience so I think that help made it run smoothly. The views are amazing and you will see the valley at an... More

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a fantastic day with Alpine Guides! Josh was knowledgeable, friendly and adept at guiding a group with varied skill levels and speed. The course itself is stunning, offering the best Whistler valley views. Don't be intimidated by the idea of swinging an icepick and scaling vertical rock walls - the course has been designed for all abilities and... More

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We had our first via ferrata experience in July this year and it was awesome. We don't have any rock climbing experience before but this is totally achievable. Our guide was great and the glacier/mountain view is just stunning and breathtaking!!!

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Portland, Oregon
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7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

From first contact Whistler Alpine Guides delivered. Laura was awesome helping us book out Via Feratta trip via email. They were great when we checked in at the office upon arrival to Whistler. Upon disembarking the Village Gondola the office was nearby and we met out guide, Josh. All equipment was provided and they even had me change from my... More

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Our girls picked this so our family of four did the climb. What an amazing experience. Our guide Rupert was beyond helpful and made mom & dad confident that we could make it up. Awesome climb, beautiful views, challenging yes but the reward of standing on top of the hill was worth everything. BTW if you are scared of heights... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Wow. My husband and I did the Via Ferrata and it was simply amazing. I was so scared the whole time, but our guide (Rupert) was so patient and helpful. For me, it was way more a mental challenge than a physical one; my husband is not afraid of heights at all and it was a walk in the park... More

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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

My Wife and I flew to Whistler for our honeymoon and had an awesome time on the Glacier Hike! Our guide, Josh, was super Friendly and professional; he made us feel welcome and was extremely knowledgeable about the mountain. They provide everything you need including boots and packs at no extra charge. However, you should bring a light jacket and... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

My girlfriend and I booked the Glacier Hike on Whistler Mountain and was greeted by Josh our guide. He was very informative and explained thoroughly how to hike through the snow and get to the top of the mountain with ease. He also provided us with information on the glacier. It was our first time climbing a snow capped mountain... More

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