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Stopped in for a re visit as I had not been since i was a kid. Interesting history & great views... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Tara W
via mobile
Good day

I try to go to Hell's Gate at least once a year. Every time I go, i find it enjoyable and... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Gary K
Agassiz, British Columbia, Canada
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Drive the Scenic Fraser Canyon with its’ seven mountain tunnels through the historic heart of British Columbia and relive the biggest ‘rush’ on the Gold Rush Trail. A location so unique the ‘afterlife’ have come back to use it as a playground. Early...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
43111 Trans Canada Hwy, Boston Bar, British Columbia V0K 1C0, Canada
+1 604-867-9277
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed May 7, 2013

We enjoyed a trip to Hell's Gate. The drive through the valley is spectacular and beautiful on a sunny day, with lots of lay-bys to park up and take in the canyon view from a series of vantage points. The Airtram ride down to the...More

4  Thank folkcougar
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Reviewed August 14, 2006

August 8, 2006 My mother-in-law and I live in Vancouver. We had a visitor from Toronto and decided to go to the Hell's Gate Airtram. I've driven by several times on out-of-town trips and always thought of stopping, but never had the time. On this...More

7  Thank WesternGardener
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a re visit as I had not been since i was a kid. Interesting history & great views. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Gift shop was nice and the fudge is to die for.. so many choices. The salmon were visable...More

Thank Tara W
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

I try to go to Hell's Gate at least once a year. Every time I go, i find it enjoyable and interesting. Once you take the tram down to the lower level, you will arrive at the gift shop, information center, historic items and restaurant....More

Thank Gary K
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Took a day trip to the Hell's Gate to ride the tram and explore the centre. The drive up was on a very picturesque and winding road. Wish I'd been in my MG. Plenty of parking,a short pedestrian crossover and you arrive at the Tram...More

Thank Locksley9
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This was stop along the road on our trip. Interesting history and Arial tram across the canyon. There is a little museum, restaurant and gift shop on the other side for people to look at. There is a bridge across the canyon that gets very...More

Thank sduskett
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Interesting place to visit. With very nice views. It is a bit pricey however I heard that there is a trail you can take down just up the road. The gift shop and food isn’t that pricey but it can be with bigger group. Definitely...More

Thank N_C1425
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I was quite surprised on getting to the other side - lots of things to see and discover. Nice little day trip from Vancouver.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Passing through on our way home from Alaska. Was only an hour from their closing time so we debated since the price was over $20 (USA) per adult, but we decided to go for it anyway since we don't plan to come this way ever...More

Thank Sonworshipper
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Stopped here on our way to Vancouver. Short tram ride to the bottom where we took numerous photos. Interesting to see how turbulent the river is here. Lots of info regarding this attraction. Souvenirs and food available. Note that there is only washroom facilities at...More

Thank Chuck H
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Not much bang for your buck here. A short tram ride down to the river when you can walk down for free. We've been on a lot of trams in our travels and this one was the least breath-taking by far.

Thank oldruggedx
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I haven't been to Hell's Gate in many years. We had a friend visiting from Scotland who also hadn't been there in many years so it was nice to go back and see the changes. It is a very interesting place to visit (I especially...More

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Using the #1 anywhere from an hour to an hour and a half!
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