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Joffre Lakes Mountain Climbing

Climb some of the best mountaineering peaks in British Columbia

The Joffre Lakes Group is home to rugged glaciated peaks, like Mount Matier, Mount Joffre, Hartzel and Slalock, some of the classic ascents in British Columbia.  Located north of Whistler, these group of mountains offer fairly easy access for a great mountaineering challenge in Canada. Book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com. Take a pick from our selection of Mountain Climbing trips in Joffre Lakes. The mountains are calling!

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There are many reasons for choosing Mountain Climbing in Joffre Lakes

The Joffre Lakes Group of peaks is one of Canada’s great mountaineering areas. Camping in the middle of the mountains will give you access to spectacular views and landscapes of glaciers, rocky ridges and steep mountain faces.


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Best time to visit

June to October


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Eeather is very unpredictable in this area, with sudden changes. You need to be prepared for anything!

Getting there

The Joffre Lakes Provincial Park is located about 3 hours by car from Vancouver. The trailhead is located off Highway 99, 21km east of Pemberton on the Duffey Lake Road. From Whistler, it is a 1,5-hour drive to the trail head. You can also take the daily Joffre Bus from Vancouver to the park

More info about Mountain Climbing in Joffre Lakes:

Bear in mind you need at least some previous rock climbing experience to climb in the Joffre Lakes Group, in a gym or outside. Also, you will need a fitness level for a minimum of 3 hours of moving and for at least an hour of hiking on uphill terrain

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