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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours

200, 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
(403) 678-4164
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Wapta ice hike

We enjoyed the three day Wapta ice hike guided by Yamnuska Mountain Adventures. This is a three-day... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
plevett2017
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Regina, Canada
Multi-pitch rock climbing

It was our first Time doing multi-pitch rock climbing and we really enjoyed our experience! Olivier... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
matvache
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Granby, Canada
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We are Canada's premier mountain school and mountain guiding company. located in Canmore, Alberta we offer ice climbing, rock climbing, mountaineering, skiing and avalanche courses. We do day trips as well as multi day programs.
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“ice climbing” (20 reviews)
“multi pitch” (8 reviews)
“rock climbing” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
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200, 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed the three day Wapta ice hike guided by Yamnuska Mountain Adventures. This is a three-day hike, starting at Bow lake and hiking up through the river gorge to the Bow hut, which sits just below the end of the Bow glacier. After a...More

Thank plevett2017
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your great review of the Wapta Ice Hike. I'm so glad that you enjoyed the incredible views, awesome guides and the special feeling of being up at the alpine huts. We truly hope to see you again for another Canadian Rockies adventure.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our first Time doing multi-pitch rock climbing and we really enjoyed our experience! Olivier the guide was really good and we felt we were in security with him! Thanks again! I truly recommand it even if it's your first time doing multi-pitch!More

Thank matvache
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind review and I am so glad that you enjoyed your multi pitch climb with Olivier recently. Yamnuska guides not only have the technical certification obtained thru the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides but they are also effective communicators...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

In mid-July our party of four climbers and Yamnuska guide Erica Roles participated in a three-day expedition to Mt. Joffre (3,449 metres) in Alberta's Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. Yamnuska had cautioned us that this trip was extremely strenuous and should be attempted only by those...More

Thank Fred E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked eleven days of hiking in Lake Louise with Yamnuska, with a couple of rest days interspersed, and it was amazing. My guide for the first four days was Lenora, and for the last seven days was Nathan. Both were skilled guides and fun...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Daniel, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your multi-day hiking trip with Lenora and Nathan. They are both wonderful guides and a true asset to the company. We hope you will join us again in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! What an incredible rock climbing experience Yamuska provided for me over July 23rd & 24th. I have never rock climbed before in my life. I never considered it. My husband booked a one-on-one 2 day introduction as a surprise for me, and I admit...More

Thank Legazpi4Ever
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What an incredible experience you had. We are so glad that you enjoyed climbing with Jean recently and appreciated his demeanor and approach to teaching climbing. Our guides have a great deal of patience and empathy and nothing is more evident than their joy in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took the Intro to Mountaineering course, and honestly it was probably one of the best things I've done in my life! Our guides Darren and Larry were perfect, food was good! ( You won't go hungry i'll tell you that.) We climbed 4 peaks...More

Thank Don W
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Don for the great review of our Intro to Mountaineering course. I'm so glad that you enjoyed yourself, ate well, learned a lot and enjoyed the company of the guides and fellow travellers. We hope you are able to take another course with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the most challenging and rewarding thing I have ever done. Darren Vonk our guide was awesome. Had passion for hiking, ice climbing and rock climbing and it was contagious. He took care of all our needs and pushed us to achieve our goal...More

Thank Andy W
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. I am so glad that you and your son not only enjoyed yourselves but also challenged yourselves and accomplished your goals. Darren is a wonderful guide and we hope to see you both again soon.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

I did a 5 day rock climbing course with Yamnuska and it was awesome! This was my first time climbing and I definitely learned a lot. We did way more climbing and it was more exciting than I thought it would be. My guide made...More

Thank cmahalik
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of our Rock Evolution course. I'm so glad that you enjoyed yourself, learned a lot and appreciated the guide's instruction and ability to make it so much fun. We hope you can join us again for another adventure in the...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

moderate hike until chimney part(according to information) but it gets a bit crazy when you try to descend from the peak area small rocks get you slippery as hell and it really is steep it really was a heck of BEAUTIFUL scenery around ridge, but...More

Thank Hongsik J
Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

The Mount Yamnuska traverse is a beautiful scramble with a few more challenging sections as you mention. The scenery of the Canadian Rockies front ranges is outstanding.

Reviewed 23 June 2017

My husband and I signed up for the above course as a slightly different way to experience the Rockies during our holiday to Canada. I had some very rusty knowledge of mountaineering (from 16 years ago!), and it was all new for my husband. This...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Thank you so much for the extensive review of the Intro to Mountaineering course. You truly have captured the spirit of the course. I'm so glad that you and your husband enjoyed yourselves and the company of the other participants and guides. Mountains and the...More

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Jim K
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Hi Jim, I have looked through all of our records and cannot locate any evidence of your review. If you could please try to post it again that would be wonderful. Thank you. Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
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