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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff provided by Discover Banff Tours

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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 18/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 18/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Icefields Parkway
  • 2
    Crowfoot Glacier
    Stop: 5 minutes
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  • 3
    Bow Lake
    Stop: 20 minutes
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Duration
11h
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Picnic lunch
  • Columbia Icefield Glacier Adventure: Ice Explorer! Tour and Glacier Skywalk
  • Small group tour (maximum of 24 guests)
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Entry/Admission - Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant rates do not include lunch
  • Early and late season road / trail closures may limit access to some areas.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Cameron J wrote a review Nov 2019
perry bridge5 contributions8 helpful votes
We had it all wind, rain, snow ,sunshine,we broke done which the driver handle extremly well,they also gave us extra time at the Glacier .All the staff were very informative.This was simply amazing and will do again when we return. Thank you for a wonderful day to remember.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Melissa V wrote a review Oct 2019
36 contributions35 helpful votes
I think we were extremely lucky to have Nick as a driver and guide. He was really pleasant and had such a chill vibe that it was easy to warm up to him. His commentary chatter throughout the journey was something that I kept paying attention to (and I usually just tune off). I
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Date of experience: October 2019
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LazytravellerT wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
We had Ronnie as our driver. She was fun and informative. She was able to make this trip a learning experience as well as a good sightseeing trip. She was very knowledgeable about the area and were able to give me satisfying responses for my questions. There were several stops
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Madman281 wrote a review Oct 2019
Katy, Texas7 contributions
Rob, was our tour guide/driver for the day and he was outstanding. We made many stops for photos (and bathrooms). He was engaging, knowledgeable and attentive to our tour group. The Glacier is a once in a lifetime adventure. Everybody at the Glacier center was helpful and
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Suzanne B wrote a review Sep 2019
Sydney, Australia5 contributions1 helpful vote
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Neil was really informative, friendly and funny. Met some lovely people from all over the world. Was such a great day!
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Date of experience: September 2019
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By: Discover Banff Tours
joyce8958
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Breathtaking
I did this hike on the first week of April, with Jeff. What made the ice walk amazing was that Jeff kept it lively
nicolebB4178HP
nicolebB4178HP
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Johnston Canyon Ice Walk With Anick
Anick was our guide on this trip, she was very informative and entertaining. The scenery was amazing. Well worth th
penny6580
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Great View
Anick was our guide; she was funny and gave us a brief history of the canyon and lots of interesting facts. She was
burwashc
burwashc
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Johnston canyon
We had a great time doing the Johnston Canyon afternoon hike today with Jeff as our tour guide . He was very knowl
481irynah
481irynah
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Ice fairytale in Banff
I went on a winter tour to the Johnson Canyon. Our guide, Anick, was very knowledgeable, fun, and accomodating. Gre
toontownlady
toontownlady
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Very awesome day
Annik is a great guide!! She was very informative and provided a safe hike. All protocols were followed and felt
talokend
talokend
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Great hike!
We travelled March 2021. Since the Banff Parkway is closed, we thought we’d try Banff Tours and Annick, our guide
Livewell123
Livewell123
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Fabulous day!
Our tour was great! We took the Johnston Canyon ice walk tour and had a great day. Our tour guide (Todd, I believ
Cyndie K
Cyndie K
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Johnston Canyon walk with Anick
Anick from Discover Banff was an outstanding tour guide for our winter walk in Johnston Canyon! Highly recommend t
BusymomEsssex
BusymomEsssex
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Johnston Canyon Icewalk
We went as a group on the morning icewalk. Neil our guide was punctual in collecting us at the pick up point and wa
Liz4032
Liz4032
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Johnson Canyon Ice Walk
Anika was out guide and was so delightful and full of knowledge about the area. They were very conscious about Covi
J8777AXnancyk
J8777AXnancyk
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The Icing on the cake!
Today was GREAT!! The hike to the upper falls was perfect way to spend an afternoon and the views were amazing. Jef
FoodieLife321
FoodieLife321
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200% would recommend for family and friends
200% would recommend snowshoeing with Anick, she was our guide to the Marble Canyon, she is extremely knowledgeable
N552KJsaras
N552KJsaras
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Winter Adventure
My husband and I did the Johnston Canyon Icewalk thru Discover Banff Tours and had Gina as our tour guide. She was
fxsimardo
fxsimardo
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Wow!
Just did the Grotto canyon icewalk today and it was extremely beautiful and unique. Walking on ice was an amazing e
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