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Whistler Discovery Tours

Whistler Discovery Tours
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“black beans”(26 reviews)
'Exclusive luxury Land Rover Bear Viewing Scenic Excursions'. Our seasonal wildlife/scenic private/semi-private Eco-Tours will take you to areas rarely seen by most Whistler visitors; Morning, Afternoon and Evening with the Bears, Moose Valley...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Gateway Drive, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B0, Canada
+1 888-501-4845
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All reviews bear viewing bear tour black beans range rover great bear picked up from our hotel bear hunt great tour mama bear guide david wealth of information their natural habitat wheel drive local wildlife morning tour beautiful waterfall take photos
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Reviewed November 10, 2018

We were picked up on time and travelled out on the Moose Valley Experience. We were blessed with great weather and the guide was very knowledgeable. The views were spectacular but wildlife was scarce - but we did try hard! I would highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank amandaberwick2017
Reviewed October 25, 2018

We went with Chris an absolute friendly and untimely professional guy. We were warned we probably would not be lucky enough to see any bears but low and behold Chris knew exactly the spot we might be fortunate enough to see some bears and luckily...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank garfthelarf
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Had a fantastic trip - no bears but our guide Alan was great and took us to so many interesting and beautiful places it almost didn't matter! Would recommend highly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Roving798097
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The tour itself is just 1 star. We went out with the car in a specific area not suitable for normal cars. We saw a bear with cubs for 3 seconds but we paid more than 120 dollars each for something not really special. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Mattia C
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I hear that many of you did not see a bear. Sorry to upset you but we saw 12 and three cubs. Echo and three of her four cubs were close to the start point (she's lost one but doing well with the other three)....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Festie
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Scenic drive but only saw bear poo Driver was excellent very informative.Did see some tiny chipmonks

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chrissie2u
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Our guide was very knowledgeable and polite, vehicle was excellent and plenty of room with the driver plus six passengers. Unfortunately we only seen bear scat and two chipmunks in three hours so was a little disappointed, whale watching trips offer free second tour if...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jjasonuk
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

It was a rainy day in Whistler so we thought it would be good to get out of town and perhaps see bears. Our guide David worked really hard to find bears for us but to no avail. But it was an interesting way to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank guest1twells
Reviewed September 15, 2018

You drive in a 4*4 but you only need it to see an mountain view You drive Callaghan road to see bears (several times up and down) and they don't care if you see an animal or not Just overpriced and incorrect If you ask...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank PeterD4797
Reviewed September 9, 2018

We booked the Moose experience when we arrived in Whistler, picked up outside our hotel by Alan, we didn't get to see bears or moose BUT the weather was great and the scenery/views we got to see were amazing, we travelled out to the Soo...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathryn P
Whistler4573, Owner at Whistler Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Hi Katheryn, I really do appreciate this straight forward positive review. We have been doing these luxury Land Rover Bear viewing scenic tours for 9 years. We have also maintained a 4/5 star rating, while relying on bears to show up on tour! We do...More

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November 30, 2018|
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Response from Whistler4573 | Property representative |
Every year is a bit different as to the start date for our tour season. The size of the snow pack and February/ March temperatures also have a factor. The earliest start date in 8 years was April 15th. The last few years... More