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Address: British Columbia, Canada
Phone Number: +1 604-514-8024
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Excellent trip with Pathways

The guides are excellent. The scenery is beautiful. I did this trip with Pathways this September. The colours were spectacular, the campsites were beautiful & clean, pit... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 18, 2016
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Calgary, Canada
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The guides are excellent. The scenery is beautiful. I did this trip with Pathways this September. The colours were spectacular, the campsites were beautiful & clean, pit toilets were remarkably clean, and there were very few other paddlers. An excellent trip.

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

My husband and I just returned from an outstanding vacation with Sea to Sky Expeditions on the Bowron Lakes Canoe Circuit. Throughout the tour, our guides, Tom and Miranda, were very professional, knowledgeable and always put the safety of their guests first. Both Tom and Miranda were vey competent drivers on the 14 hour winding road trip from Vancouver to... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Go to Killarney, alquonquin, boundary waters, anywhere else, pit toilets filthy, poor tent pads, do not take wheels if you do go as portages too rough, good for carry, lots and lots of people at end August beginning September, like a highway, park people use motor boats, and they seem to be on joy rides, very loud! We did circuit... More 

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Duncan, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

This was my third time on the chain with a travel time of five days. This can be a push for many as the first day needs to be made with a minimum of two portage's. This also makes for longer paddling days of 5+ hours but for our group it worked out well. Getting on the water by 7ish... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

At 116 km this is the best canoe circuit in North America or at least Western Canada. In June and July you can get wet but see lots of bear and moose. Go in August and lose the big animals but also the bugs. Easy 6-7 day paddle. Portages are doable but 2 of them will push you with lots... More 

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New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Chose to paddle the Bowron Lakes with Sea to Sky Expeditions because I had neither the equipment nor expertise to do it without a group. Tom and Tessa were excellent guides from the time they picked us up in North Vancouver. The portages were harder than I had expected and the great thing about being in a group was that... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

Absolutely no regrets about this trip, an amazing and very physical experience that left me with feeling of accomplishment at the end. My wife and I went with Sea to Sky Expeditions and were grateful for our excellent guides, Tom and Tessa. Outstanding environmental stewardship throughout. Food exceeded our expectations. Luckily, it rained little during our July trip and bugs... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

I recently (July 2016) completed this circuit with my husband. It was amazing! The scenery was absolutely incredible but oit was the tour management by the guides which ensured its success. I am 63 years old and quite unfit - really I should not have been on the tip. The lead guide, Tom and assistant, Tessa, accepted my abilities (... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We made it through the circuit in 6 days and it was one of the best adventure trip I have taken. The scenery was awesome and getting away from cell phones and the Internet is just what the doctor ordered. We saw quite a bit of wild life with up close viewing of moose. The park organization was super and... More 

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Quesnel, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

The portage trails are terrible no work done at all,same giant pot holes,boulders sticking out everywhere,ankle twisting,HELL trails.But HEY the Rangers got a brand new deluxe log lodge to sleep in.

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