The Whistler area has countless pristine rivers and lakes, many of which are accessible and enjoyable on a beautiful summer day for kayaking or canoeing. Most of whistler’s lakeside parks offer full day or hourly rentals and there are several outfits offering guided boat tours.
The River of Golden Dreams
One of whistlers most popular and breathtaking routes is the River of Golden dreams. This two hour adventure paddle takes us from Alta Lake to Green Lake along a slow moving crystal clear class 1 river. The mountain views are spectacular as you navigate your way down river through a wetlands area, viewing an abundance of waterfowl and bird life along the way. Choose between a canoe or a kayak, for a guided or self-guided tour.
Green Lake Voyageur Canoe Tour
If your part of a large group then a 10 person Voyageur Canoe may be a perfect vessel for you on the beautiful glacial fed Green lake. Your guide will steer the 22 ft. long canoe as they narrate the trip, pointing out special features of the Coastal Mountain Range and the various types of waterfowl, bird life, fish species and other types of wildlife that inhabit the areas Bring your camera on this tour!
- Available rentals and tours
- Backroads Whistler
- Canadian River Expeditions
- Captain Holidays
- Outdoor Adventures at Whistler
- Whistler Eco Tours
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