Photo by Michael Allen
Experience the wildlife, glaciers and rainforest of Whistler Valley with their furry inhabitants: the bears! Mountain ecology tours allow you to go bear and wildlife viewing.
A unique wildlife experience
Bears are part of the life in Whistler. There are many dens and families leaving on Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains and each springs new cubs take their first steps on the slopes of your favorite ski hills. With a bear viewing tour, you will experience a unique visit into the wildlife and vegetation of the Coastal Mountains and get a chance to meet majestic black bears in their natural habitat.
Michael Allen will be your guide for the day. He has spent the last 25 years studying bears studying bears and will show you active bear dens, daybeds and feeding sites. Wander through alpine meadows, marvel at old growth forest and enjoy one of the most spectacular alpine settings in company of the bears and learn about their habits and rich lives. So embark for a memorable experience in a 4×4 vehicle and enjoy the best sunset of your life.
- Tours run from mid-May to the end of October
- Children must be at least 7-year old
- Viewer safety and avoiding disturbance to the bears always come first
- Group size is limited to 6
- Don’t forget your camera!