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24 HRS

4CM

BASE

208CM

ALPINE

-4 °c

NORDIC

-0 °c

FULL ALPINE REPORT | FULL NORDIC REPORT

Snowshoeing

Mount Washington's alpine meadows and old growth forests are a snowshoeing paradise! We are situated at the edge of Strathcona Provincial Park, the oldest provincial park in BC, containing 250,000 hectares of pristine wilderness. Walk out our back door and into the park where you will experience the beautiful wilderness this area is known for. Our seven marked trails all start just steps from the Raven Lodge, and offer over 16km of varied terrain. We have trails that are beginner friendly, as well as some that will provide a challenge to those seeking it. We offer a Discover Snowshoeing package that is described below, as well as Customized Snowshoe Tours.

Snowshoe Trail Passes with Rentals

Full Day Evening**
Adult (19-64 years) $28.00 $14.00
Youth (13-18 years) $28.00 $14.00
Child (6-12 years) $14.00 $6.00
Senior (65+ years) $28.00 $14.00
Tots (5 and under) $5.00 $3.00
Full Day 9am-4pm Evening** (Fri/Sat) 3pm to 8pm

Snowshoe Trail Passes Only


Full Day Evening**
Adult (19-64 years) $10.00 $4.00
Youth (13-18 years) $10.00 $4.00
Child (6-12 years) $5.00 $2.00
Senior (65+ years) $10.00 $4.00
Tots (5 and under) - please ask for a complimentary ticket FREE FREE
Full Day 9am-4pm Evening** (Fri/Sat) 3pm to 8pm

Snowshoe Tour & Fondue Dinner

   
Adult (ages 13 & up) $69.00
Child (12 & under) $49.00
Groups of 20 or more call for rates and availability
Last dinner will be held Saturday March 18, 2017

Snowshoe Tour & Fondue Dinner

Experience an hour of guided snowshoeing through stands of majestic old growth forest in Strathcona Provincial Park then return to Raven Lodge to enjoy a three course fondue dinner. Your dinner will include a Swiss cheese fondue followed by a meat, seafood and vegetable fondue and will finish with a fresh fruit and chocolate fondue for dessert.

The tour will depart at 5:00pm. Please arrive at least 30 minutes in advance and check in at our rental shop on the lower floor. This event is held on Friday and Saturday evenings and is very popular; a minimum of 24 hour advance booking is required.

Please book via our call centre (250)-338-1386.

Please Note:

  • Starting December 23, 2016
  • Ending March 18, 2017
  • 24 hour advance booking required
  • Be in attendance 30 minutes prior to tour start
  • Please inform the booking agent if you have any allergies or a food restrictive diet. We want you to have a safe and positive experience.
Snowshoeing Lessons Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Discover Snowshoeing - An Introduction

Join one of our daily Discover Snowshoeing sessions and have an experienced guide introduce you to what snowshoeing is all about. This introduction is a safe and fun way to try snowshoeing while in the company of a guide who can share their knowledge of the area and our trail system. The tours depart daily at 10am, 12pm, and run for 1.5 hours. Please arrive 30 minutes in advance and come see us in the rental shop at Raven Lodge.

Adult (13+) $45.00
Child (6-12) $23.00
 
Snowshoeing Lessons Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Snowshoe Tours

The guide will lead you around the Old Cabin Trail, talk about the trail system, hazards, where to snowshoe and give some techniques for traveling in fresh snow.

Join a group lesson with friends, take a guided snowshoe tour.

Adult (13+) $45.00
Child (6-12) $23.00
Available dates: Sun Jan 29, Sun Feb 5, Sat Feb 25, Sat Mar 11, & Sun Mar 26
Snowshoeing Lessons Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Guided Snowshoe Hikes

Snowshoe hikes are 4 hours in length and route based on weather and group ability. Designed for a longer day, hikes head further past the marked trails than the other programs.

The group will travel to one of the lakes in Strathcona Provincial Park, where they can enjoy a delicious lunch before heading back to Raven Lodge in the afternoon.

Join a group lesson with friends, take a guided snowshoe tour.

Adult (13+) $82.00
*Package price includes trail pass, lesson, rental and lunch. Only available on select Saturdays and Sundays
Snowshoeing Lessons Mount Washington Alpine Resort

Snowshoe Tours - A Customized Adventure

The guide will lead you around the Old Cabin Trail, talk about the trail system, hazards, where to snowshoe and give some techniques for traveling in fresh snow.

This is an excellent option for school groups, sport or social clubs, teams, and work groups. Contact our guides at the Rental Shop in Raven Lodge.

Snowshoe Tour Rates

Ages 13+ $45.00 first one and half hours (min. 1.5 hours) $25.00 for each additional one and half hours
Child $23.00 first one and half hours (min. 1.5 hours) $25.00 for each additional one and half hours
Identification required (Driver's License, Amex. Visa, MasterCard, Passport, Status Card).
For snowshoe tour, please call us at 250 334-5763

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Contact Us

Mount Washington Alpine Resort
P.O. Box 3069, STN Main
Courtenay, British Columbia, V9N 5N3
1-250-338-1386
Toll Free: 1-888-231-1499
First Aid 1-250-334-5741

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