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Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours

200, 50 Lincoln Park, Canmore, Alberta, Canada
(403) 678-4164
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Japan' Shinetsu Trail and other fabulous things - A wonderful experience!

In September 2016, my wife and I joined a tour with Yamnuska Mountain Adventures on a trip to... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Jason I
Yamnuska Ice Climbing Trip

Yamnuska is a top flight guide service. Darron & Cherring improved my ice climbing dramatically... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

In September 2016, my wife and I joined a tour with Yamnuska Mountain Adventures on a trip to Japan. In short, it was fabulous and better organized than any other trip we have done. Our guide was Hiro, and he was excellent. The trip was...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the fabulous review of your trip to Japan with Hiro. It is definitely an asset to have a guide with so much local knowledge as well as personable and a great sense of humour. We are so glad that you...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

Yamnuska is a top flight guide service. Darron & Cherring improved my ice climbing dramatically while on my trip. They were great mentors, teachers, and good fellas. Plus - you cannot beat the ice in the Canadian Rockies. If looking to improve ice climbing -...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our ice climbing program and instructors. So glad that your climbing skills improved so much. We hope you can join us again in the future.

Reviewed 17 March 2017

I was one of a group of 8 students participating in a 4 day level 2 Avalanche Skills course. It was a great experience, well organized with an excellent instructor. We skied in to some very interesting places and learned a lot about route finding,...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our AST 2 course that you participated in recently. We're so glad that you learned a lot and were able to gain so much knowledge from the instruction. It is such an important course for anyone heading into the backcountry. Please...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We cannot say enough positive things about this great experience. Our family (2 adults and three kids ages 19, 18 and 12) signed up for the family introduction to ice climbing-a half day adventure. Jean, our guide, was completely professional and walked us through everything...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review. I'm so happy that you and your family enjoyed ice climbing with Jean recently. Sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm for mountain activities is so rewarding for the guides. We hope you are able to join us again...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and 6 other students took a day long excursion with Yamnuska to ice climb at Haffner Creek during our study abroad program in Banff. It was one of the most incredible experiences of my life and so rewarding. Darren, our guide, was AMAZING and...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you Cristina for your great review. I'm so glad that you and your friends had such an awesome time ice climbing with Darren recently. Yamnuska's guides truly love what they do and love sharing their knowledge and love of the mountains with others. We...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

If you're the sort of person who's ever thought, what can I do on my holidays? I know I'll climb up a frozen waterfall - this is the tour for you! It is probably not suitable for people who aren't fairly active, it's quite strenuous....More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our ice climbing program and we are so glad that you enjoyed yourselves. We often hear that from guests trying our ice climbing for the first time...they may be intimidated by it at first but by the...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had an incredible experience with the AST-1 class with Yamnuska. The course provides you with the introductory tools that allow you to begin to responsibly travel through avalanche terrain. The two days were well-organized, and you definitely get the sense that Yamnuska has it together...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the AST 1 course you recently took with us. We're so glad that you enjoyed yourself and learned so much from Darcy during the 2-day course and the great plus day. We hope to see you back again to...More

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I booked this through Banff Adventures and it was definitely an experience to remember. Transport to Canmore is not included in the booking (extra $75 but worth it). My boyfriend is an avid rock climber at home and he has always wanted...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

So glad that you and your boyfriend enjoyed ice climbing with us recently. Larry is an excellent guide, as are all of our certified guides. It's great that you were able to overcome your fears and enjoy the thrill of trying something new. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a fabulous tour company. I did a one week Canadian Rockies hike. The hikes progressively increased in difficulty, so by the last day, everyone could handle a tougher hike. The trails were well maintained and our guide was extremely knowledgeable. He took us...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of our Canadian Rockies Hiking Tour. I am so glad that you enjoyed the hikes as well as appreciating the knowledge of our guides. Thank you also for your feedback regarding the hotel in Lake Louise. As you...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016

Epic trip. Outstanding scenery and a great mix of day hiking (3 days) and 2 days of backpacking out. Nice bonus was helicopter to get to Lake Magog quicker. There were 6 of us including 1 guide on the July 17-21st trip. Great food prepared...More

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Yamnuska Mtn A, Public Relations Manager at Yamnuska Mountain Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent trip to Mt Assiniboine. I am so glad that you enjoyed yourself and the scenery and that your guide was provided you with excellent meals and time to capture the memories of this...More

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Jim K
I posted a review a couple of days ago, and it hasn't shown up
20 February 2015|
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Response from Yamnuska Mtn A | Property representative |
Hi Jim, I have looked through all of our records and cannot locate any evidence of your review. If you could please try to post it again that would be wonderful. Thank you. Yamnuska Mountain Adventures
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