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Athabasca Glacier Snow Trip from Banff provided by Discover Banff Tours

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 20/09/18 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20/09/18 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 experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience 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
perry bridge5 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
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Melissa V wrote a review Oct 2019
37 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
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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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About the operator

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By: Discover Banff Tours
Paxxx9329
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Amazing addition to SpookTober
Sam was so amazing at sharing the stories throughout the entire experience. I’ll be telling everyone that visits Ba
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chasingadventure80
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Great info!
We unfortunately did not see much wildlife but our guide”Rob” or “Rod” (sorry don’t remember) was so knowledgeable.
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jillo742
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Very poor
We are on the tour and it is 100% not worth $32. I would pay $5.00. There is nothing scary or ghost info the storie
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NimDR
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Sadly unable to attend
Booked at start of year as part of holiday to Canada from UK. Covid restrictions meant flight was cancelled after b
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shannonv150
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Great time!!
Amazing experience today. Our guide Richard was fantastic, and had a great conversation with my 8 year old about th
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29jenninem
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Fun, like Christmas pudding.
The experience was amazing, views something out of national geographic. Our guide Tim made the while trip. Better t
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mariellab907
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Fun experience. Definitely coming back next year. Worth every penny.
Went here twice. It was amazing. Gabriel was our guide this year and made sure we enjoy each and every rapids. Gabr
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676melishar
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Epic Water Adventure
Our guide Maven was Ravin' !! Had a blast, very informative throughout the trip. Definitely something to do once in
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ceceliaclarke
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Family Fun on the Kananaskis River Tour
Amazing time on the Kananaskis River Tour! Veronica and Heather made the check in process very smooth. Well organi
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Mona S
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Chinook Rafting
Tim our tour guide was awesome. Great sense of humor and entertaining. He had alot of knowledge about the area and
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ritab295
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Banff Safari loved every minute of this tour.
My daughter and I went on the wildlife Safari it was a great experience. Our guide took us to spots that we would
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themullers2016
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Kananaskis River Surf Trip
Had a blast Canada Day for my dad’s 70th birthday! Tim was our guide and was the absolute best! Highly recommend
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A7635XJpeterc
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This is worth it! Scenery you may never experience again.
This was an experience you’ll remember. Amazing winter scenery, and the final stage might just take your breathe aw
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melaenaa
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Great tour and guide
We were the last group of tours for the season due to COVID. So there were only 6 people in our group, .all Canadia
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simonehoare
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Beautiful
The Johnston Canyon Ice Walk Tour is highly recommended. It was picaresque, our guide, Rob, was very informative
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Key Details
  • Duration: 11h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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