Canadian Rockies Heli-Hiking Tour
Beautiful Banff & Heli-Hiking in the Bugaboos
From $5,499 - $5,599 pp dbl. occ. | 6 days / 5 nights
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By helicopter, journey to areas so remote it would be an epic challenge to get there on your own—if you could get there at all. Find dramatic solitude. Cherish it on memorable hikes amid jagged peaks, translucent lakes and glaciated terrain. Known by some as "The Bugs," stand in awe amid the wondrous granite spires of the Bugaboos. They're as wild as they are remote, and we're ready to take you there.
- Unleash your sense of adventure and join us in a rugged and undisturbed Western Canadian wilderness
- Hike amid undiscovered alpine sites—lush meadows, hanging valleys, pristine lakes, glaciers, waterfalls and towering peaks
- Embark on a breathtaking Canadian Rockies hiking experience at impossibly blue Moraine Lake and witness the blue-green hues of Lake Louise
- Reach otherwise inaccessible terrain by helicopter to gaze at granite spires, explore alpine meadows and discover unique rock formations
Day 1 Hike to the rustic Plain of Six Glaciers Teahouse, with views of Mount Victoria and the Victoria Glacier | Forge ahead to Lake Agnes along the Highline Trail and pass Mirror Lake | Enjoy breathtaking glimpses of Lake Louise.
Day 2 Hike a switchback trail to the meadowland of Larch Valley | Enjoy dramatic views of the Wenkchemna Peaks at every turn | Refuel with lunch on the banks of Minnestimma Lake before continuing to the top of Sentinel Pass for a jaw-dropping panorama.
Day 3 Embark on an exhilarating helicopter flight to our lodge | After a hearty lunch, fly up high to access hiking in some of the world's most stunning mountains—a spectacular landscape of jewel-colored lakes, wildflower-strewn meadows and glistening glaciers.
Days 4-5 Soar by helicopter to unspoiled areas ideal for exploration | As you hike, cross ridgelines weaving up and down through cirques and hanging valleys | Relish endless views of the surrounding peaks and glaciers | Perhaps trek on a glacier or climb a via ferrata near the towering granite cathedrals of the Bugaboo spires | Get cozy in the lodge and step out for unforgettable stargazing.
Day 6 Journey to Kootenay National Park and walk above Marble Canyon, crossing narrow bridges | Listen to the roar of Tokumm Creek crashing below | Explore the Paint Pots—a group of three iron-rich cold mineral springs that bubble up and stain the earth a deep red-orange.
The earlier you book, the more choice you'll have and the lower your price. And you can always change your mind — you won't be charged to transfer to a different trip before your final payment is due. View cancellation policy.
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- 10 or more Guests: from $5,299 pp dbl occ
- 9 Guests: from $5,699 pp dbl occ
- 8 Guests: from $5,899 pp dbl occ
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