Frequently Asked Questions
What should I wear and bring?
Hiking boots or good walking shoes are a necessity year-round. Other essentials include a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses. A waterproof jacket and a backpack will come in handy. We provide the use of rain ponchos for the.
What if it's raining?
Our tours run rain or shine and we provide ponchos to help keep you drier for our Temperate Rainforest walking Tour. With Bear Viewing tours the guests spend 90% of their time in the Land Rover. The mountains are awesome in any weather!
Do I have to worry about bears?
Not really. Whistler is home to Black Bears but they are primarily interested in foraging for food and generally avoid contact with people as much as possible. Do Not Approach Bears. Respect a safe distance. As for our Bear Viewing Tours, you are always safe viewing in the Land Rover.
What kinds of other animals will I see?
You are likely to spot Squirrels, Marmots, Pikas, Bald Eagles, Osprey, Red Tailed Hawks, Deer and Coyotes.
Do you have any tours that are suitable for someone who just wants to go for a walk?
Yes. We have several options that allow participants to explore everything from the Ancient Rainforest Experience to the Alpine Glacier Meadow Walk.
Where do the tours start?
We will pick you up from your Whistler, Blackcomb or Creekside hotel or residence in the Whistler area. The tour starts from where you are!