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We could have stayed there for hours, staring ahead with a group of teens and marveling at the... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
Lakewood, New Jersey
Rainbow Falls - just beautiful

Went for a short hike to the falls, can be done on a round looping track. Absolutely beautiful. Not... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2016
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Dec 6, 2018
Aug 3, 2016
“Rainbow Falls - just beautiful”
Tired of fighting the crowds at ski resorts? This snow-covered mountain is so isolated, you'll need a helicopter to get there.
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

We could have stayed there for hours, staring ahead with a group of teens and marveling at the profound beauty surrounding us. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

Went for a short hike to the falls, can be done on a round looping track. Absolutely beautiful. Not so hard to do this section of the track. Take insect repellant

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank PaulFogg
Reviewed July 13, 2016

Although is was Summer , the trip up to Whistler was beautiful. The town is quaint and one can imagine the playground it becomes in Winter. The cable cars are amazing -longest and highest I have ever used. Scenery for ever. Food and drinks pricey...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank michelesmith2014
Reviewed May 12, 2016

view from the helicopter flying us over the mountain it was great...the cost was fairly reasonable as well

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank H9107GSmarkm
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Went snow mobiling with The Adventure Group and had such a fantastic time going up and down this mountain. The views were incredible from the top and it was our favourite memory and excursion during our time at Whistler!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank randyd2013
Reviewed February 18, 2016

I did this hike a few years ago wonderful pathways and boardwalks. It was mid summer and it was a little cooler up at the lake. It's also longer hike than I thought it would be. Then the mosquitos came out. Oh boy did we...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Preston S
Reviewed January 13, 2016

About 1 hour drive from Whistler - they load you off at the hut, you go through a crash course on riding a snowmobile - they have snow shoes and helmets - and off you go riding in the middle of nowhere trail enjoying clean...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank RajFromFrisco
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

We took a helicopter to the top of Rainbow Mountain. Had a three hour hike on ice, up large newly uncovered rocks and to the top flagpost. After lunch we crawled down the side of a cliff and onto a bank of ice making our...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank VancouverLad78
Reviewed June 10, 2015

Went up in late May and the lake still had snow covering it, very pretty. The hike up is very steep in places and a constant climb for the whole 8 km to rainbow lake. There was snow cover for the last km which made...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Bobbinson
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,...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank peter n
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