Ski touring week on the Manatee Glacier, Coast Range (BC)

Explore the Manatee Glacier of British Columbia on a weeklong ski touring trip with IFMGA-certified guide Lars.

 
 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

7 days

Mountain Range

Coast Mountains

People per Guide

6 people

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Mar, Apr, May

Type of Trip

Group


Highlights

 
  • Experience the incredible alpine mountain terrain of Canada.

  • Capture the breathtaking natural beauty of the Coast Range.

  • Benefit from having a qualified guide accompanying you along the range.


 

Head into the mountain wilderness of British Columbia and experience a thrilling week of skiing on the Manatee Glacier along the Coast Range.

The mountain range stretches across the west coast of North America, from the US and into Canada, before ending in Alaska. It presents a wild, remote and breathtaking terrain for skiing.

We’ll reach the Manatee Glacier in style by hitching a ride in a helicopter. It is located in the Coast Range of British Columbia.

Our base for the trip will be well-stocked of food and drink, as well as offering multiple spaces for socialising and sleeping.

For potential participants, it is necessary that you are an advanced to expert skier who is comfortable in the backcountry. In addition, you are required to have good fitness to get the most out of your trip.

Backcountry safety and mountaineering skills are required.

Get in touch now to reserve your place on the Manatee Glacier in British Columbia for a week skiing tour in the Coast Range.


Price per person

 
1 Person
2055 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Accommodation
  • All meals during trip
  • Transport to the start of the trip
  • Transport during the trip
 

 

What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund. Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.

What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).

What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.

 

Other details

 
Skill level required
Intermediate
Fitness level required
Fit
More info

Ski Clothing: all-weather ski pants, long underwear, shirt and bottoms (poly-pro/wool blends), fleece tops and bottoms (wind-stopper), warm socks (3 pairs), ski gloves waterproof outers (2 pairs), gore-tex outer jacket/parka (with hood), gore-tex over pants, down/synthetic jacket, neck gaiter/tube, toque (ski hat), sun hat (baseball cap or sombrero) & bandana.

 

About the Guide

 
 

Raised in the mountains, I was born into a life of ski touring and mountaineering at my family's lodge in the McGillivray Pass, British Columbia. Now an IFMGA guide, I am passionate about showing guests around my favourite ski terrain at Whitecap, as well as taking them on new, big mountain adventures around the world.

 
 
FROM 2055 USD per person

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