Canadian Rockies trails
Stunning scenery and wildlife abound in Western Canada. This 12-day trip offers the Rocky Mountain highs of Jasper, Banff and Lake Louise, a scenic ferry crossing to Vancouver Island and a river safari through Grizzly Bear Valley. Do the region justice with comfort level accommodation and stunning drives—the Sea to Sky Highway and the Icefields Parkway. Whether you're enjoying an ice walk on a glacier or strolling through post-card perfect Whistler Village, you're going to want to bring your camera.
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Day 1 Vancouver
Arrive at any time.
Days 2-3 Victoria (2B)
Discover the Vancouver highlights of Stanley Park and Gastown then board the scenic ferry to Victoria, where we take an orientation walk with our CEO. Day 3 is free for Optionals including a zodiac whale watching cruise, visit museums and Butchart gardens or have high tea at an historic hotel.
Day 4-5 Whistler (2B)
Catch the ferry back to the mainland and drive the scenic Sea-to-Sky Highway to the village of Whistler, home of the 2010 Winter Olympics. Day 4 is at your leisure, take a walk through the village with options to ride the gondola up the mountain, hike or go ziplining.
Days 6 Blue River (1B,1D)
Pass through Coastal Mountains into the Caribou Mountains, enjoy stops at the emerald coloured Joffre Lake and Marbel Canyon before arriving in the small town of Blue River. Enjoy a BBQ this evening at our wilderness lodge.
Travel Style — Comfort
Great adventures with a few extra frills along the way.Looking for a little extra from your adventure but don’t want to skip out on all the genuine experiences? Comfort is your ticket. These trips offer upgraded accommodations and more inclusions while still delivering plenty of freedom to pursue spontaneous situations on your own.
Physical Grading — 2
There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
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2016- 7/2, 7/16, 7/30, 8/13, 8/27, 9/10, 9/24,