Snowshoeing Tours


Snowshoeing is fun for everyone! Choose from guided tours for varying levels of ability or rent your own snowshoes and choose your own adventure. Snowshoeing is a fantastic way to get out and enjoy the outdoors at your own pace. No previous experience is needed - if you can walk you can snowshoe! With an extensive trail network, get off the beaten track and explore the winter wonderland. 

Experienced trail guides can take you on a tour and provide you with knowledge of the Big White area, or you can venture on your own. Snowshoeing tour options are available from beginner to advanced, making this a fun winter adventure for all skill levels.

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2020-2021 Snowshoe Tour Times & Rates  

*Prices do not include rentals, see rentals for Snowshoe rates
Tour Time Rate
Interpretive Tour 10:00am or 1:00pm Adult - $43
Child (under 13) - $32
Tour Time Rate
Family Adventure Tour 10:00am or 1:00pm Adult - $43
Child (under 13) - $32

Snowshoe tours are scheduled daily, hours and dates of operation are subject to change based upon weather and conditions. Prices do not include tax and are subject to change without notice.

All guests are welcome on any tour, please be aware that the Interpretive Tour is more of an active tour and the Family Adventure Tour is more of a leisure tour.

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Interpretive Tour

Become one with nature on our interpretive tour and learn about the local flora and fauna from our experienced guides.

  • Fully-trained guides will share their knowledge of the beautiful British Columbian back-country, flora and fauna.
  • A perfect 2 hour tour for all abilities.
  • Departs from the bottom of the Gondola, next to the lift hut.

 

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Family Adventure Tour

Enjoy the great outdoors with the whole family, regardless of ability. Head out on the trails with our fully-trained guides who will tailor the route to suit your group.

  • Our fully-trained guides will tailor your route to suit the needs of the everyone in your group.
  • A perfect 2 hour tour for the family; all ages are welcome on this fun tour
  • Departs from the bottom of the Gondola, next to the lift hut.

 


Helpful Information.

  • Trail Passes are not required for the 2020/21 Season.
  • Nordic ski equipment and snowshoes are available for hire from the rental shop at the Village Centre Mall


Helpful Information for Tour Participants

  • Arrive 10 minutes prior to scheduled departure time.
  • If you require snowshoe rentals, please make sure that you pick them up from the rental shop prior to your tour.


Quick Tips

  • Wear warm winter clothing with layers 
  • Wear warm winter boots.
  • Poles are recommended for all tours.


How to Get There

  • From the Village Centre - take Lara's Gondola to Happy Valley, turn left across the bridge into the Adventure Park and proceed to the trail head below the beginner's slope.
  • By Vehicle - Park in the Happy Valley Parking Lot, proceed across the bridge into the Adventure Centre and proceed to the trail head below the beginner's slope.
  • Tours depart from the bottom of the Gondola, next to the lift hut.


Facilities

  • Hot snacks/beverages available for purchase in the Happy Valley Day Lodge
  • Heated Washroom facilities in the Happy Valley Day Lodge.

Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds due to weather conditions.
  • Cancellations or rescheduling with more than 24-hour notice will be subject to a $10.00 administrative fee unless due to a medical issue, in which case we will require proof of medical note.
  • Cancellations or rescheduling within 24-hour notice will be subject to a $20.00 administrative fee unless due to a medical issue, in which case we will require proof of medical note.
  • Cancellations up to 15 minutes before the lesson start time will not be refunded.
  • *Please note fees are not including tax, and tax will be added upon payment of fees.

 

 

Contact Us

Direct: 250-491-6101
Toll Free: 1-866-491-9040

 

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