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Tyax Adventures

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Gold Bridge, British Columbia V0K 1P0, Canada
+1 250-238-0177
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Unsafe and ONLY want your money.

I just returned home after a 5 day stay at Tyax lodge, which was incredible and memorable - I have... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Paige H
via mobile
Trip to brag about!

This was a trip of a lifetime for sure! Despite all the smoke from forest fires in the area, Tyax... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Jarold A
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Welcome to Tyax Adventures - Let us share with you the beauty of British Columbia's South Chilcotin Mountains and ensure you have an unforgettable adventure mountain biking, hiking or horseback riding. Tyax Adventures is an amalgamation of over 55 years of Chilcotin Backcountry Tour experience. Our goal is your complete satisfaction and our team is here to share with you their love for this spectacular area by providing you with a worry free adventure. All of our guides, pilots, wranglers, hosts and staff are chosen because of their passion for adventure and their desire to share that with you! Our wranglers have deep roots in the area going back to the first days of settlement in the Bridge River Valley. They know these mountains like the back of their hand and will share with your their favourite places and choose routes specifically to suit your group. Hikers will be blown away by the variety and abundance of flora & fauna and our guides can point out unique features along the way ensuring you come back with some great information along with all that fresh mountain air. We are proud to have taken the highest number of mountain bikers into the South Chilcotin Mountains Park and our guides can navigate the extensive trail network with their eyes closed! No matter what you're into we've got a trail that you'll love and our guides can show you the way, hassle free, allowing you more time to relish this singletrack paradise. The South Chilcotin Mountain Park and Big Creek Parks where we operate are special places and we treasure them. As an operator we do our best to keep this beautiful area as clean and pristine as we found it. We use biodegradable products in camps, recycle and remove our waste, use solar power, and we try to limit our footprint to the best of our ability. Each year we try to give back to the area by working to maintain the trails, fix bridges, and acts as stewards for this beautiful playground. Tyax Adventures operates a Dehavilland Beaver aircraft - one of the safest planes ever built to facilitate backcountry adventures. Our pilots are skilled in flying around the coast & mountains of BC and will make sure you have a safe and enjoyable flight. To put it more simply, our small team are all adventurers at heart, no matter what you're into we are here to show you the best this area has to offer. Come and visit us - and we'll help you explore this treasured region. Our local knowledge, dedicated staff and personalized service will ensure you experience a safe and hassle-free vacation that you will remember for a lifetime.
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“float plane” (15 reviews)
“single track” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Gold Bridge, British Columbia V0K 1P0, Canada
+1 250-238-0177
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I just returned home after a 5 day stay at Tyax lodge, which was incredible and memorable - I have no complaints with the lodge. However Tyax Adventures, a separate company who runs their excursions, is a different story. Our experiences with Tyax Adventures was...More

1  Thank Paige H
Tyax A, Public Relations Manager at Tyax Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Paige, We are sorry to hear about your displeasure with your recent tour. Tyax Adventures is committed to safety first and this commitment remains the number one goal of every adventure we operate and it is taken very seriously. We value our staff deeply, and...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This was a trip of a lifetime for sure! Despite all the smoke from forest fires in the area, Tyax Adventures was still able to transport our group and our bikes safely via float plane to our destination. They have wonderful staff that made us...More

Thank Jarold A
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a little adversity at first with the Wild fires and the closure of the park. Austin and Troy assured us we would get our fill of riding and exploring and they were very right. All of the people that we met on our...More

Thank Salidafred
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We did a 4-day, 3-night guided mountain bike trip to the backcountry Tyax camps as part of our honeymoon, and it was one of the highlights of our 2+ month adventure! Our guide was excellent, the trip was seamlessly planned, and the scenery was amazing....More

Thank jackielogan
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Myself and 7 other vagabonds on mountain bikes headed into the wilderness with Tyax Adventures very recently for a 4 day adventure. Well appointed, rustic accommodations in the form of tent cabins in several locations in the Chilcotin wilderness were our destinations. A fantastic float...More

Thank JSymons
Reviewed 13 August 2017

What a great trip! I organised a 2 night, 3 day family hiking trip using Tyax Adventures last week. We flew by float plane to Warner Lake, walked to Trigger Camp the first night and Spruce Camp the second night before flying back out on...More

Thank Ian v
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Poor communication and complete lack of consideration or care for guests. I would never book anything with this company - they only want your $$$$ and care nothing for you.

1  Thank PacificConsumer
Tyax A, Director of Communications at Tyax Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2017

We are sorry to hear of your frustration and discontent. Guests' safety, followed by satisfaction is paramount to us and we do our best to ensure both of these are maintained at a very high level.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Wow, there is a lot to say. Super well organized, delicious food, FAB guide (Troy!!) So we are out in the middle of nowhere and felt completely comfortable the whole time. Troy supported us enough but not too much, allowed each of us to go...More

Thank HummKombucha
Reviewed 17 July 2017

An amazing place to visit, the terrain is pretty unique and the trail keeps takes you from high mountain passes to meadows, to forests, and even down to river crossings! Our guide John (or Jon, sorry buddy!!) was excellent, a good rider who helped to...More

Thank kalexander10
Tyax A, Front Office Manager at Tyax Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear kalexander10, We're so glad that your ride allowed you to experience the amazing variety of terrain these mountains have to offer. Thank you for your positive feedback from your guided mountain bike tour. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Warm Regards,...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

I had the pleasure of participating in one of your 3 day horseback trips at the end of June. To say I had a fabulous time would be an understatement. We were guided by the wonderful Andrea Thomson! She was amazing in every way. Her...More

1  Thank jeanlewis2017
Tyax A, Front Office Manager at Tyax Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear jeanlewis2017, Thank you for your lovely comments, our team will be so pleased to hear that you had a fabulous trip. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Warm Regards, Tyax Adventures

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