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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff - with unbiased reviews

Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff

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    Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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    Crowfoot Glacier
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Bow Lake
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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Important Information
  • 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
  • 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
If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
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Cameron J wrote a review Nov 2019
5 contributions3 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
Melissa V wrote a review Oct 2019
47 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
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
Madman281 wrote a review Oct 2019
7 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
Suzanne B wrote a review Sep 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
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
About the operator
By: Discover Banff Tours
Calgary, Canada
Great guides, wonderful tour
We did the Discover Banff ice walk in Johnston Canyon last night. Hugh was the perfect guide. Got us all
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Karen B
Winter tour
Breathtaking!! Beautiful landscape even if it was cold it worth it Ted was a wonderful guide with a lot of
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Highlight of my trip
As others have mentioned, Jeff is a great guide!! He is very knowledgeable, experienced, gives just the right
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Lauren B
Snowshoeing with Hugh through Marble Canyon
I loved how each the tour came with a couple snacks. My favorite was the maple syrup taffy! I think the
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Isabella K
Great Tour!!
I loved the Night Johnston Canyon ice walk lead by Jeff. I personally liked the all-inclusive aspect of this tour
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beth ann k
Halstead, Kansas
We actually did three tours with this company, but this was my favorite. We did the Snowshoeing to Paint Pots,
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Martel T
Midland, Michigan
Wonderful full day tour of Banff
My husband and I couldn't decide which tour to choose so we booked a full day private tour that included a morning
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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
Beautiful moonlight walk
Our evening walk through Johnson Canyon was a real treat and so amazing that it was a full moon when we went, we
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Walking across frozen Lake Louise
I ummed and arred about booking this tour but when my snowshoe tour cancelled I wanted to do something! Best
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Trudy S
Johnson Canyon ice walk
Was with Jeff H for the afternoon. Very knowledgeable guide. Had a great time. I had dropped my husband off at
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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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