Sightsee

like an action hero does.

From towering peaks to surging rapids,

Witness the Power of Riverspeed.

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Ready when you are.     $1500   /Adult     Call us to book. 1 855 824 9955

Heli Rafting

River rafting is one of the world’s most invigorating adventures. Rivers are magical, braids of water where time stands still and rushes by all in one moment. Quite literally, we submit ourselves to the life force of nature. We call it Riverspeed, and it’s our little secret. This adventure starts in a helicopter where we explore mountain peaks and snowy glaciers on our way to the headwaters of the mighty Elaho River. Guides and gear are waiting at the water’s edge, you’ve shifted gears completely, falling into the rhythm, pace and beauty of Riverspeed.

What to bring

 

What to bring

  • Closed-Toe Shoes
  • Layered Clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Smiles

Tour Tip

The scenery from the helicopter can be so impressive, that you will want to see as much as possible. Please don’t forget to blink.

A helicopter safety briefing is provided to all passengers upon their arrival at the heliport by your guide and pilot.

Flying in a helicopter is unlike any other flight experience. Make sure your camera batteries are fully charged and you have lots of room on your memory card.

Soar Higher

Lunch – mountain style is included with your adventure.
We provide a complimentary shuttle service from Whistler Village, Fairmont Chateau and the Four Seasons Hotel.
Glacier Walking Tours are weather dependent and available only during summer months.

All tours are fully guided by professionally trained guides.

 

People tend not to travel with a wetsuit. But if you do, personal wetsuits are welcome.
While we recommend being a proficient swimmer for this activity, it doesn’t mean that you have to be a member of an Olympic swim team to be safe on the river. PFD’s, wetsuits, booties, and helmet are provided to all participants.
Minimum weight for this tour is 90 lbs (41 kgs).

Embrace your inner glacier explorer

Trekking boots, crampons, ice axe, helmet and rope are provided.

Guests are required to sign a waiver for all guided and/or non-guided activities.

 

Child’s Play

Although the helicopter was not perfected until the 20th century, children’s bamboo flying toys mimicking the vertical flight path of a helicopter have been dated back to 400 BC in China.