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The Trailblazer Trip

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Location: McGillivray Pass Lodge
Duration: 3-4 days
Cost: $2299 CAD (Early Bird Rate) | $2699 CAD (Regular Rate)
Dates: August 26-30, 2024
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The Trailblazer Trip

Trip Dates:
August 26 - August 30

Days:
4

Per Person:
$2299

Group Buyout Rate
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Status
15 Spots Left

Trip Dates Days Per Person Group Buyout Rate Status
August 26 - August 30 4 $2299 Contact us 15 Spots Left
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Explore further into more challenging terrain with this fast-paced hiking trip. We will move off-trail for long distances, walking along ridge lines and bagging peaks. We will keep the movement fast by mixing some scrambling and trail running. Trail running coach and elite athlete Eric Carter will work with ACMG Guide, Christine Feleki to move quickly and safely through our terrain.

Weather, group fitness and objectives dictate routes. There will not be any technical climbing or mountaineering. However, expect to be challenged during this trip! We have the ability to split the groups every day so we can work to set objectives that feel right for everyone.

We will explore the peaks and valleys around Whitecap before coming home to the lodge each afternoon for apres on the deck, the most unreal sauna you’ve ever seen, and incredible food, all in the good company of our running buddies!

Summer Lodge Occupancy:

  • Maximum occupancy of 15 Guests

Trip Package Includes:

  • Accommodation at McGillivray Pass Lodge
  • Three full days of hiking with an AGMG guide
  • Helicopter transport into and out of the lodge
  • A Whitecap Chef prepares all meals
  • Transportation to and from the Helicopter staging area
Not Included:
  • Lodging in Pemberton or Whistler before your arrival (we can help arrange this)
  • Any specialty or alcoholic beverages (you may bring your own drinks)

Cancellation policy: 

If your cancellation request is received more than ten weeks before the start date, the deposit will be refunded minus a $275 booking fee per space booked. The final balance is due at ten weeks.

If the cancellation request is received four – ten weeks before your trip dates, 50% of the total trip cost will be refunded. If the cancellation request is less than four weeks from the start of the trip, the cost of the trip cannot be refunded.

  • All cancellation requests must be received in writing to summer@whitecapalpine.ca.
  • Whitecap recommends that trip cancellation and interruption insurance, including medical coverage, be purchased within 24 hours of booking your trip.
  • If Whitecap cancels the trip, the full cost of the trip will be refunded.
  • There are no other refunds for trip interruptions, poor weather, or acts of force majeure.
  • Evacuation Insurance is available for an additional $50 per person per trip.
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Explore further into more challenging terrain with this fast-paced hiking trip.

We will keep the movement fast by mixing some scrambling and trail running. Trail running coach and elite athlete Eric Carter will work with ACMG Guide, Christine Feleki to move quickly and safely through our terrain.

Weather, group fitness and objectives dictate routes. There will not be any technical climbing or mountaineering. However, expect to be challenged during this trip! We have the ability to split the groups every day so we can work to set objectives that feel right for everyone.

We will explore the peaks and valleys around Whitecap before coming home to the lodge each afternoon for apres on the deck, the most unreal sauna you’ve ever seen, and incredible food, all in the good company of our running buddies!

Who is it for:

Those who want to up the tempo on their hiking trip and challenge themselves with increased vertical, more technical terrain and longer hikes.

Expectations:

  • Fast-paced hiking trip
  • Ability to walk or power hike 17km & 1500m vertically on rough terrain
  • Comfortable with moderate exposure to more challenging terrain
  • Strong off-trail walker
  • Comfortable with inclement weather

“My first ‘trail venture’ at Whitecap Alpine was a true getaway! The guides were knowledgeable about the surrounding area and were quick to accommodate the day plans for every ability and made sure everyone felt comfortable and taken care of.”

– Christina (Trailblazer)

Have Questions?
Call us at 604-907-7937 or email us at info@whitecapalpine.ca