2 Hour Wilderness Snowmobile Tour

Snowmobiling

Blackcomb Snowmobile

Take your winter to new heights with this popular Wilderness Tour as you explore Whistler’s Backcountry via snowmobile. This adventure takes you deep into British Columbia’s forests to discover frozen lakes and high alpine bowls. Find out what back country riding is all about!

What you can expect

Meet 15 minutes prior to departure in Lobby of Hilton Whistler Resort
Read and sign waivers/releases
Transportation to and from Brandywine base (10-15 min each way)
Outer wear check
Safety discussion with instruction on how to ride a snowmobile
1.25hrs of riding time

Duration

2 Hours

To-bring

  • Same gear you would wear for skiing/snowboarding
  • Snow jacket and pants
  • Goggles
  • Warm gloves
  • Winter snow boots
  • full face helmet PROVIDED

Dietary requirements

  • 2 hour tour includes a hot drink and snack at private cabin

Weather requirements

  • Dress appropriately for the days weather and layer up!

Highlights

  • Great introduction to Snowmobiling in Whistler's Best Backcountry
  • Perfect for the adventurous beginners/ intermediate riders
  • Professional interactive guides
  • Hot drink and snack included

Notes

  • Collision coverage of $20.00 per driver, per day is mandatory it is not included in the price of the tour and must be paid in office at time of tour
  • Drivers must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license
  • All tours are fully guided.
  • All of snowmobile tours are conducted in the Brandywine Valley, 10 minutes south of Whistler
  • There is a full base camp with office, washroom, meeting/greeting and clothing and equipment room

Meet location

Lobby Level of the Hilton Whistler Resort - 4050 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC

Pick-up location

Inquire if your reservation qualifies for accommodation pick up

Driving directions

  • Meeting area is located in the Lobby Level of the Hilton Whistler Resort.
  • Arrive in lobby 15-20 minutes prior to your tour time.
  • Parking is available in the Day Lots 1-4 for ~$2/hour, or you can valet at the Hilton for $20 (cash only) for the day.
  • Please allow sufficient time to walk to office meeting area prior to your tour.

Location

Restrictions

  • Drivers must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license
  • Under no circumstances is any person suspected of intoxication beyond the legal driving limit in British Columbia permitted to participate as a driver or passenger in any tour. Persons denied participation will not receive a refund
  • Adventure sport activities are not recommended for individuals who suffer back or neck pain, heart or respiratory distress. Consult your physician prior to participation. Safety regulations require that Blackcomb Snowmobile Ltd. not permit pregnant women to ride as driver or passenger on a snowmobile. All mother’s to be are welcome on our snowcat dinner tours
  • The ideal weight for a smooth ride on our machines is 170kg (350 lbs.) or less. Please keep this in mind when organizing double riders
  • You must be 19 years old or over to sign the waiver yourself, all of those under 19 must have a parent or legal guardian sign on their behalf

Cancellation / Refund

  • Tours cancelled within 24 hours of the tour are subject to full payment
  • Groups of 10 or more require 72 hour notification of cancellation
  • Group cancellation with out 72 hours will be non-refundable
  • Blackcomb Snowmobile reserves the right to cancel or combine any tour due to inclement weather, unforeseeable hazards or insufficient bookings

When can I book this activity?

Available dates

Available days and times

You can book this activity at the following times:

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Number of guests allowed

Minimum of 1 guest

Minimum time to book before

1 day

Comments

  • Kids 5- 12 ride half price with a full paying adult
  • Collision coverage of $20.00 per driver, per day is mandatory it is not included in the price of the tour and must be paid in office at time of tour
  • Drivers must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license
  • All prices quoted are based on current 2017 rates and may be subject to change for the 2018 season

Regular rate

Adult (aged 19+) $159.00 CAD
Youth (aged 13 – 18) $159.00 CAD
Child (aged 5 – 12) $59.50 CAD

Two adults doubling

Double rider rate - $119 per person

Price for entire reservation $238.00 CAD

Adult and child doubling

Adult single rider rate $159 + Child (1/2 double rider rate) $59.5

Price for entire reservation $218.50 CAD

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