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Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures

207B-4368 Main St | Market Pavilion, Whistler Town Plaza, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-9242
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Whistler Alpine Guides operates year-round, offering a wide variety of tours, activities & courses. We specialize in providing activities such as backcountry ski/snowboard touring, mountaineering, avalanche safety courses, ice climbing, rock climbing, glacier walks & hikes, Via Ferrata, scrambling and backcountry hiking. Led by our professional and experienced guides, you will explore the beautiful mountains of the Whistler area in a brand new exciting way.
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207B-4368 Main St | Market Pavilion, Whistler Town Plaza, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-938-9242
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are not rock climbers or repellents by any means but on previous vacations we hired a guide to teach us to rock climb in Virginia in the Shannondoah forest and then last year in Joshua Tree National Park. In these setting you have a...More

Thank Ckeatsod
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As someone who has never seen snow before, our Glacier Discovery tour with MSAA was absolutely breathtaking! The beautiful Whistler mountains are beyond amazing. The fact that we were walking around in the snow in the middle of summer just blew my mind! Our guide...More

Thank MrsDiIanni
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide for the Glaciur Ascent was super fun and informative. He really knew his stuff and had really interesting stories and information. Our guide was flexible enough to cater to our group. We were all pretty fit people and he had us learn several...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took Crevasse Rescue course with Eric and Penny and was not disappointed! The guides were very knowledgeable with lots of advanced mountaineering experience from many serious mountains around the world. They had an answer for every question the group had. Highly recommended, would do it...More

Thank Gleb G
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is an amazing activity that is loads of fun for everyone. There is little skill needed to enjoy these amazing views. I found the hike across the snow to arrive at the beginning of the Ferrata to be more taxing than the climb itself....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tremendous morning hiking across the snow and then climbing on the via ferrata. Chloe was a great guide who allowed the individuals to go at a pace that suited. She also had a fascinating interest in snow which she shared with us.

Thank bassman_yellow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had my 13 year old daughter enrolled in a half day of climbing. She had an awesome time. Her guide, Marlaina was top notch. She was able to teach her so much and truly connected with her. The memories made on "in dog we trust"...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our via ferrata was incredible! Our guide Dan was amazing... patient, skilled, knowledgeable and assisted our youngest child throughout the entire climb! I'm going for the rock climbing experience next! Thanks Dan!

Thank shirabanks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the Whistler Via Ferrata with Mountain Academy and it was a really nice experience. It is pretty easy to do and you do not really need any kind of skills to do it. The views up there are beautiful. The guides teach to...More

Thank MountainViewAccomm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great experience doing the Via Ferrata with Mountain Academy. This Via Ferrata is very mellow and easy, so perfect for people who are not sure how comfortable they are with heights and want to experience climbing a rock the easy way. The...More

Thank Ilva R
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