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Whistler Glacier Discovery Tour

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2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Take a guided hike to the glacier snow and ice atop Whistler Mountain on this guided, 2-hour, interpretive walking tour. Take in the natural landscape sculpted by glacier ice. See the summer snow and travel back in time to 10,000 years ago to learn about the formation of the Whistler Glacier and have a chance to play on the ice and snow. Suitable for ages 8 and up.

What's Included

  • Local, professional guide
  • Interpretive talk in English
  • A 'Peak 2 Peak' lift ticket for Whistler Mountain is required for this tour. Tickets can be bought online or at the village office or at any Whistler Blackcomb ticket window. You must purchase your ticket before the date of your tour to avoid lineups and possibly missing your tour start time.
  • Snacks and water
  • Guide gratuity (suggested)

What to expect


After taking the Whistler Village Gondola up the mountain the tour starts at the mountaintop office where the guide gives the guests their gear. You then start hiking to the base of the Whistler Glacier. The guide gives an interpretive tour with lots of information about local geology, animals, fauna and other interesting notes. Get your hands on the summer snow high above Whistler and enjoy the cooling breezes coming down off the glacier. This is a great place to take breath-taking

The Location

Where To Go

Whistler, Whistler, British Columbia


Whistler, Canada

Return details

Returns to original departure point

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • What to bring: hiking shoes, gloves, small backpack, water, snacks, rain jacket
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Fitness level: average
  • Not wheelchair accessible

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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