Whistler Via FerrataMountain Skills Academy

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Whistler Via Ferrata
Mountain Climb
To Whistler Peak
4 Hours
Half Day Adventure
4 km Route
260 Meters Elevation
Min Age 12
Guardian for Minors
Weather Proof
Jacket & Pants
Hiking Boots
Available to Borrow
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Description

The Whistler Via Ferrata presents a unique half-day climbing journey to the top of Whistler Peak. This adventure blends physical challenge with spectacular natural views, offering an engaging experience for all participants.

Adventure Details

This activity involves climbing a mountain route with ladder rungs and safety cables. The specialized equipment and guidance provided ensure a safe experience for all climbers, regardless of their previous experience.

Covering a 4 km route with an elevation gain of 260 meters, climbers experience diverse mountain landscapes. The journey offers both a physical challenge and the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Whistler's natural environment.

Guidance and Safety

Trained guides lead the climb, ensuring safety while sharing insights into the area's geography and ecology. Their expertise enhances the overall experience, making it educational and exciting.

Participants

Ideal for individuals aged 12 and older, with specific considerations for minors. Private tours can accommodate families with younger children, offering a more tailored experience.

The adventure has various pricing options, including tours with or without the Peak 2 Peak gondola ticket, providing flexibility to suit different preferences.

Preparation Tips

Due to the variable alpine weather, participants are advised to wear waterproof clothing and additional layers for warmth. Sturdy hiking boots are essential for safety, and there are options to borrow if needed. Sunglasses and sunscreen are also recommended due to the reflective nature of the alpine snow.

Photography

Participants are encouraged to bring cameras or GoPros to capture their adventure. Helmets with GoPro mounts are available to make capturing these moments easier.

The Whistler Via Ferrata is a half-day climbing adventure that offers both a physical challenge and the chance to experience the breathtaking scenery of Whistler Peak. It's an accessible and memorable way to engage with the great outdoors.

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Mountain Skills Academy
Mountain Skills Academy
207B-4368 Main St, Market Pavilion
Whistler, V8E 1B6
Mountain Skills Academy
Mountain Skills Academy
207B-4368 Main St, Market Pavilion
Whistler, V8E 1B6
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