Embark on a winter snowshoeing journey in Kananaskis from Calgary with the assistance of a guide. Focus on the scenery and the sound of your footsteps crunching the snow instead of puzzling over directions, since your guide leads the way. You'll learn the history of the Kananaskis through guided commentary as, well as facts about the local flora and fauna.
Snowshoeing guide provides directions and commentary
Hot beverages and cookies to keep you warm
Use of snowshoes
Multiple departure times to fit your schedule
On Viator Since December 2017
Hot Beverage and Cookies
Meeting And Pickup
1 Mt Sparrowhawk Crescent, Kananaskis, AB T0L 2H0, Canada
This activity ends back at the meeting point.
What To Expect
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Dressing appropriately for the weather is essential, be sure to check the current weather report for Kananaskis (Nakiska Ridgetop) prior to arriving.
Thermal winter boots, Sorels or similar. UGG style boots will NOT work, we do have a limited number of winter boots for rent if you do not own this kind of footwear.
Warm hat, sunglasses, warm gloves or mitts.
Warm comfortable clothes to snowshoe in think wool or fleece or (preferably not cotton), dress in layers; long underwear, a mid layer (ex: fleece or softshell) and a jacket are perfect.
Winter jacket - try to avoid heavy ski jackets unless it is very cold. A warm, breathable jacket is ideal.
Lightly insulated pants or winter hiking pants.
Small backpack, with a snack and bottle of water.
When dressing for snowshoeing, wear warmer gloves than you might think you will need, and a cooler jacket than you think you will need. We always recommend bringing a small day pack to carry extra layers, water, and to put an extra layer back into if you are too hot.
Service animals allowed
We expect guests to be in good health for the tour, please take the COVID-19 self-assessment prior to the. In the case of yourself or someone in your group qualifying for self-isolation or COVID-19 testing, please notify our shop as soon as possible to arrange for a Raincheck and alternate tour date.
Most travellers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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.
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