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Mountain Skills Academy & Adventures

Whistler Via Ferrata Tour

Whistler, Canada

4 hours

Medium group

Free Cancellation

What to Expect

Experience this unique and exhilarating hiking and climbing adventure to the summit of Whistler. “Via Ferrata” is an engineered vertical pathway with fixed cables for protection and metal rungs for easier climbing. <br><br>Challenge yourself to do this while you are in Whistler! <br><br>No climbing experience needed. Stunning views and a real sense of accomplishment await you at the top! Suitable for adults and teens with moderate fitness.



At the top of the gondola, the guide will outfit you with a harness and helmet. The group then hikes for 30-45 minutes across the base of the glacier.

There is a small scrambling section before we clip into the safety cables and begin climbing up. Step and grab onto the rungs to climb up. At halfway up, we stop for water, snacks and photos. Then we continue climbing up the peak of Whistler Mountain.

Stop At:

• Whistler Blackcomb, 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, British Columbia V8E 0X9 Canada


  • Local, professional guide
  • Helmet and harness. Hiking boots available if required
  • All climbing and glacier equipment


  • Peak 2 Peak Gondola Ticket is required and not included (unless chosen Peak 2 Peak) Package.
  • Snacks and water
  • Guide gratuity (suggested)
  • Transportation

Additional information

  • What to bring: Hiking shoes, gloves, small backpack, water, snacks, rain jacket
  • Suitable for beginners (no climbing experience required)
  • Includes all climbing equipment
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Peak 2 Peak Gondola Ticket is required and not included (unless chosen Peak 2 Peak) Package.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • MSAA is helping it's clients Resume Adventures Safely. See more information at our website.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled 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 6 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


$333.93 NZD

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