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White Water Rafting in Revelstoke: The class 3+ Illecillewaet River has big, splashy waves and rapids, but is not too technical or high-risk, its a great trip for beginners, but thrilling enough for those who’ve rafted before. Starting in Glacier National Park, we get on the Illecillewaet River at Albert Canyon for an exhilarating 26km ride through gorgeous scenery. The trip finishes with an epic water fight using our exclusive super-soakers! River Pirates for kids! Take your kids on an adventure they’ll never forget! Performed in a hilarious improv style, this unique adventure includes face-painting, bandanas, swords and treasure… and you get to take it all home! Sing songs, battle with swords and find the gold! On the Columbia River Journey paddle through time to Revelstokes rich history since the time of the fur trade brought to life by costumed actors on a calm, class 1 section of the Columbia River. All trips Include rafting gear, fresh snacks and free trip photos!
Skiing & Snowboarding, Snowshoeing
Revelstoke Mountain Resort receives 30-40 feet of annual snowfall, covering 1,263 hectares (3,121 acres) of alpine bowls, steeps, glades, and groomers with a descent of 1,713 vertical meters (5,620 feet) – the most in North America. The Resort has two high-speed quad chairs, an eight-passenger gondola and a dedicated beginner slope with Magic Carpet conveyor lift. Revelstoke Mountain Resort is the only resort offering lift accessed skiing and snowboarding, Cat Skiing and Heli Skiing directly from one village base.
Adrenalin, River Rafting
APEX RAFT COMPANY has been synonymous with Rafting in Revelstoke and the Illecillewaet River for over 25 years. An enviable safety record that is likely second to none. Our focus has always been your safety and enjoyment on this most beautiful and exhilarating river trip. A spectacular 4 hour round trip boasting fantastic vistas of Mount Revelstoke National Park and the exciting whitewater of the Illecillewaet River. Packages are available that combine rafting with either PIPE Mtn. Coaster, Golfing, ATVing, SkyTrek Adventure Park or Revelstoke Paragliding. Total trip time: 4 hours Actual rafting time: 2-2.5 hours River Info: 21-26 km with up to Class 3+ Rapids(Class 4 at high river flows) Riverside fresh fruit and pastries included, Hot Tub/Sauna available after rafting. Lots of large vehicle parking, shopping and dining nearby.
It all started back in 1924 with a vision to create a course that would stand the test of time. A balance of risk reward weaving its way through some of the finest scenery in the Monashee and Selkirk Mountains. This classic layout sits on the site of an old equestrian racetrack. In fact, the one-of-a-kind clubhouse (circa 1911), served as HQ for the races and now is a magnificent setting to reflect on a great day of golf. PAR 72 6,537 yards from the Tips, Full Range, 3 practice greens and practice bunker. 4 sets of tees for players of all abilities.
The Revelstoke Dam Visitor Centre now open until September 2, 2019. The guided and self-guided tours are available seven days a week from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Revelstoke Dam Visitor Centre offers a wide range of exhibits and activities for all ages. Come enjoy our interactive displays, First Nations gallery, theatre and gift shop. Learn how the Revelstoke project was built, how water is turned into energy, and don’t miss out on an elevator ride to the lookout located atop the massive, 175-metre high concrete dam.
Adrenalin, Biking, Paddling, Snowmobiling
Great Canadian Tours is a premier snowmobile tour company, with over 20 years of experience in our area. We can show you a fantastic time! Whether you like Winter or Summer we are able to get you riding no matter what! Located at the base of our trail system, at Glacier House Resort, Revelstoke BC. We offer all-inclusive multi-day packages, as well as short half day and day tours. We always have the latest Ski-Doo Sleds, KTM Dirt Bikes, canoe, S.U.P. and ATV Side By Sides. For more information on our location and additional reviews please look at Glacier House Resort.
Hiking, Sightseeing, Airlines
Glacier Helicopters Ltd. is located in the heart of the Columbia Mountains where breath taking scenery abounds and there exists the opportunity to relax and enjoy some of the best alpine wilderness that Canada has to offer. Our spectacular sightseeing flights provide unparalleled views of crystal clear mountain lakes, cascading waterfalls, glaciers and lush forests. We are open year round from our Hangar located just 5km west of Revelstoke. Why not give us a call or e-mail to book a flight time?
Museums & Heritage Sites
Hiking, River Rafting, Surfing, Sightseeing, Skiing & Snowboarding
Step off the beaten path on a Canadian wilderness tour with Fresh Adventures. Try our guided comfort camping tours in the Rockies and Vancouver Island, or our guided ski safaris along BC’s famous Powder Highway. Try surfing on our weekend Tofino tours, or rafting on one of Canada’s best rivers on our rafting and camping packages. Whatever your adventure- our genuine Canadian guides have you covered.
Golf, Paddling, Sightseeing, Wineries & Wine Tours, Backcountry Skiing
Noble Adventures is your company to explore British Columbia’s magnificent mountain ranges, stunning lakes, lush farms, local wineries and snow filled ski resorts in the southern interior of British Columbia and the Shuswap. Our company takes a unique approach to guided adventure travel by highlighting local farmers and business owners, Shuswap culture, history and the excitement of being outside
Revelstoke Museum & Archives celebrates Revelstoke and district in a vibrant, interactive museum where all are welcome to participate, to learn, to share, and to explore the history of the region. Learn about how we play and work in the snow, multicultural history, and much more through two floors of exhibits. Browse our Gift Shop where you’ll find exclusive brands like Murchie’s Tea and Rogers’ Chocolates. Vintage ski patches and t-shirts and heritage posters and prints reproduced from the archives. In spring and summer months visit our public garden and picnic area while your children play at the sandbox. Downtown Historic Walking tours and Cemetery Tours run during July and August and by appointment.
Snowshoeing is a great way to explore winter landscapes. We cater to a wide variety of age groups, fitness and experience levels. If you have never been snowshoeing, fear not, if you can walk you can snowshoe. Join us on a guided tour through beautiful snowshoe designated trails in the sub-alpine forests of the Selkirk Mountains. Tour includes snowshoes, tea, snacks and a gondola ride.
We specialize in keeping the stoke indoors, providing you and your friends an Authentically Revelstoke Experience. Located in downtown, Revelstoke, BC directly beside Lordco Auto Parts. Peak Axe Throwing is Revelstoke’s only axe-throwing facility and latest must-do activity. Get your axes in here! Walk-ins, Reservations, Birthday Parties, Group Outings No experience necessary.