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Elaho Squamish River Rafting Open.

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Be among the first to enjoy the spring melt, and battle the true power of nature on the Elaho-Squamish River – opening this Friday, June 9th.

Brace yourself for exhilarating rapids of class 3 and 4, and let the adrenaline pump as you paddle through the Paradise Valley taking in the wilderness of the Coast Mountains. The tour includes over 3 hours on the water as well as a river snack and a tasty BBQ after your tour at the Cheakamus Centre.

Excited to get out there? Watch our Elaho-Squamish River rafting video here.

Treetop Adventure Course Open.

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Longer days, warmer sunshine, lack of crowds and an array of activities to choose from at The Adventure Group. Summer is coming!

Challenge yourself this weekend on the Treetop Adventure Course, opening Saturday, May 20th. Discover natures playground, suspended 60 feet above the forest floor. Scramble around a challenging series of wobbly crossings and obstacles, swing through trees and climb nets to the tree tops.

Here’s a sneak peak of what you’ll get up to; watch the video.

The perfect adventure to share with family and friends for only $59/Adult and $29/Child.

Contact us to book.

Introducing the Treetop Season Pass.

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You’re one step away from unlimited access to Whistler’s only Treetop Adventure Course.

Introducing the Treetop Adventure Season Pass. For $99 get unlimited access to the Treetop Adventure Course at Cougar Mountain all summer long, plus 20% off for any additional guests that join you.

For less than the cost of two visits, challenge yourself and interact with Whistler’s backcountry. Featuring over 70 different obstacles from rope swings to balance beams that reach heights of up to 60 feet above the forest floor.

    Passholder Benefits:

      Unlimited access to the Treetop Adventure Course for the whole summer season.
      20% off for additional guests travelling with the passholder.
      20% off The Adventure Group, Superfly Ziplines & Wedge Rafting retail merchandise.
      10% off additional activities booked with The Adventure Group, Superfly Ziplines or Wedge Rafting.
    Conditions:

      Valid May 2017 – October 2017.
      No blackout dates.
      Non-transferrable.
      Must bring photo-ID to collect pass and book onto Treetop Adventure Course.
      20% discount for additional guests cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts incl. twilight pricing.
      Must book onto an existing tour.

Sign Up: Contact our team on 604 932 0647 or email [email protected].

Buckle Up – RZR Tours Open.

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RZR Tours Open This Weekend!

We’ve had an incredibly generous winter in Whistler this year, receiving a whopping 42.5 feet of snow!

Our operations team have been battling snow and plowing the trails since late April to get them open for us early season enthusiasts! Thanks to their hard work, we can now look forward to the RZR Tours official opening on Saturday, May 13th.

Tell me more…
Fire up your RZR engine and be first on the trails laying fresh tracks in Whistler’s rugged backcountry. Multiple tours run daily that will have you exploring our natural paradise, riding side-by-side, ripping through the mud without a care.

For more details and to catch a sneak peak of our RZR’s in action click here.

It’s time to embrace the first glimpses of summer!

Superfly Ziplines & Coast Mountain Photography.

By | SuperFly, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Take a little piece of adrenaline action home with you!

It’s not everyday you get to be a bird, soaring through the air on the world’s most spectacular ziplines… This summer, we’re thrilled to have Coast Mountain Photography on-board to snap your incredible moments on Superfly Ziplines.

Their core team includes 15 full-time, year-round staff. Few photographic services have the size or depth of Coast Mountain Photography, and we are excited to welcome them to Cougar Mountain.

Professional photographer’s will be stationed throughout the course to capture you in full adrenaline mode reaching speeds of 100km hour!

Don’t forget to smile for the camera as you zipline two of Canada’s longest lines – over a kilometre long and 600 feet high, while taking in spectacular views of Whistler’s mountain wilderness!

Photographs will be available to view and purchase after your tour at our basecamp, so you can relive your adventure again and again…

Find out more about Superfly Ziplines.

Green River Opening & Winter Operations Update.

By | Snowmobile Tours, Snowshoe Tours, SuperFly, White Water Rafting | No Comments

Summer is Coming and Winter is Ending – The Green River Opens This Friday, April 28th.

After an incredible and extended winter season, the Green Lake took a little longer to thaw this year, but with warmer spring temperatures the seasons are changing and the mighty Green River will be back in business this Friday, April 28th.

Early season rafting is the best time to get out on the water, with higher water levels to make for an adrenaline filled adventure.
Early season rates are a steal at $99/Adult & $69/Child from now until May 19th. Daily departures happen at 12pm and 3pm.

For more information check out the video here.

Winter Operations Update.

This April has seen record amounts of snow in Whistler and because of that we’ve had an extended winter season. We have so much snow that if we don’t start moving it now, we won’t be open for summer activities until June!

Here’s our winter activity closing schedule:

Snowmobile Tours end on Saturday, April 29th.

Snowshoe Tours will come to an end on Friday, April 28th.

Superfly Ziplines never closes and is discounted to $99 until May 19th.

Stay tuned for other summer activity opening dates and contact us to book your adventure today!

Get To Know Your Sled.

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So, you want to know more about your mountain steed?

You’ll be riding one of our brand new, automatic transmission Skidoo Expeditions through the Whistler backcountry. The Skidoo Ace 4-stroke engines deliver excellent fuel economy and some of the lowest emissions of any snowmobile on the market.
The Adventure Group was actually the first tour operator in Canada to have a fleet of snowmobiles for their guests that is exclusively comprised of 4-stroke engines, making them a leader in the industry in creating the most eco-friendly tour possible. With versions of both 600 CCs and 900 CCs, there is plenty of power with up to 90 horsepower to get you to places otherwise impossible to access. An adjustable set of heated handlebars and throttle keep you toasty warm through your ride, and the smooth and quiet engine make it a pleasure to drive. This is the ultimate machine to explore any winter wonderland.

Take advantage of late season and save on snowmobile tours:

2 Hour Snowmobile Tours – $129 /Driver, $69 /Passenger. (From now until there’s not enough snow, mid-late April)

Contact us to make a reservation.

50% Off Adventures – Family Day in Whistler.

By | Snowmobile Tours, Snowshoe Tours, SuperFly | No Comments

Spend Family Day with your loved ones this year, outside in the fresh mountain air.
The Adventure Group and Superfly Ziplines are offering 50% off all activities to BC residents on Monday, February 13th 2017.

Choose from:

Exhilarating snowmobile tours. Introduce your family to the sport of snowmobiling in a safe and fun environment; the kids are going to love this tour as they can drive their own mini-snowmobiles.

Serene snowshoe tours on Whistler Mountain are the perfect way to sightsee and learn about the coastal mountains ecology. Explore the places skis won’t get you on a 1 hour or 2 hour snowshoe adventure.

Soar down the longest ziplines in Canada at Superfly Ziplines, at well over a kilometre long and 600ft high this is sure to be a family day adventure you won’t soon forget.

Valid BC ID required to book.

Contact us to make a reservation.

Win a Whistler Winter Vacation.

By | Snowmobile Tours, Snowshoe Tours, SuperFly, Uncategorized | No Comments

Winter has only just started and we’re giving you the chance to win the ultimate Whistler winter vacation.

Grand prize includes (for 2 people):

2 Nights in a Deluxe Studio at the Crystal Lodge & Suites
Superfly Ziplines Adventure
2 hour beginner or intermediate Snowmobile Tour
Bath Access to the Scandinave Spa
Whistler Tasting Tours – Hidden Gems Dinner Tour

To enter, it’s easy:
Like The Adventure Group Whistler on Facebook and then fill in your details here: 1.shortstack.com/xZdTdf
Get an extra entry by heading to one of the the contest sponsors page by clicking on the links above.

Winner announced on Feb 15th 2017.