Experience the Athabasca Glacier
This full-day tour will have you venturing down the Icefields Parkway to the famous Columbia Ice Fields, rated by National Geographic as one of the most scenic drives in the world.
From there, you will gear up to step onto the breathtaking Athabasca Glacier. Walk through snow and ice while your experienced guide navigates crevasses so that you may explore the glacier and ice caves safely.
No experience necessary. All gear and transport provided.
Trips run daily from June 1 to August 31
Price: $225/person +GST
Ages: 12 and up
Group size: 2-6
- Lunch included as well as all technical equipment (boots, crampons).
- No previous experience necessary
- Dress appropriately for the weather. It will be significantly cooler on the glacier.
- Transportation to and from the Athabasca Glacier (90km) is provided with interpretive stops along the way
See you on the ice!
*with reasonable fitness: the ability to climb a ladder and go for a short run or hike.
All trips leave from the Rockaboo office (610 Patricia Street – upstairs). We ask participants to be ready to depart at the start time – we want to explore, not sit around the office!