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Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour

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610 Patricia St
610 Patricia St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, CanadaRockaboo Shop, 610 Patricia Street (upstairs), Jasper
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  • 1
    Athabasca Glacier
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Icefields Parkway
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Columbia Ice Field
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 4
    Rockaboo Mountain Adventures
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    610 Patricia St, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, Canada
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    7h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Bagged lunch
    • Glacier walk
    • ACMG-certified alpine guides
    • Transport to Athabasca Glacier
    • Use of hiking poles, crampons, boots
    • Entry/Admission - Athabasca Glacier
    • Entry/Admission - Icefields Parkway
    • Entry/Admission - Columbia Ice Field
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or anyone using a wheelchair
    • Minimum age is 12 years old
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, an alternative date or full refund will be offered
    • Service animals allowed
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    I'm so glad we did this tour with Rockaboo Glacier Tours. It was the adventure of our life time and something to remember for a very long time. It was a day tour in the beginning of October and Steve our guide was fantastic. We arrived from Banff and met the group at directly at
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    Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
    Responded 23 Oct 2019
    Hi Jan, thanks for taking time to leave a review, and joining us for one of the last trips of our summer season. I'm glad you enjoyed the day! Radka
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    No way else to see these beautiful mountains, glaciers and waterfalls, Anik performed admirably. Her knowledge of the mountains and environment made the tour informative and interesting. She did a great job. We saw a bear, mountain goats and all types of birds. Don’t miss
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    Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
    Responded 22 Oct 2019
    Hi Kenny, thanks for writing although I feel you might be reviewing a wrong company. We do not have Anik among our guides. However, I am glad you had a good day in the mountains. Radka
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    This was a great way to see the glacier up close- both ascent and decent using crampons. The hike up the glacier was not physically difficult. We lucked out with the weather, it snowed but then cleared to a beatiful blue sky. Chris, our guide, was very personable and
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    Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
    Responded 25 Sep 2019
    Hi Jacqui, thank you for writing! Every day on the glacier is unique because of the constant glacier change and weather conditions. We're happy to hear you enjoyed hiking on the ice in +/-2.000 m above the sea level. Radka
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    Memorable experience to celebrate birthday # 65. Not a physically easy journey but doable and worth the effort. Chris is an outstanding guide - personable, knowledgeable, professional and very entertaining.
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    Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    Hello! Thank you for writing and happy belated birthday! Radka
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    Really brilliant day, walking and abseiling on the glacier. Our guide was really excellent. Thoroughly recommend it to anyone.
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    Response from Rockaboo, Front Office Manager at Athabasca Glacier Full-Day Tour
    Responded 24 Sep 2019
    Hello! Thank you for taking time to leave a review, Radka.
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    About the operator
    By: Rockaboo Mountain Adventures
    268 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    robsonvalleysar
    McBride, Canada
    10
    AST-2 COURSE
    The team at Rockaboo Mountain Adventures provided a fun, interesting and professional AST-2 course for our
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    scottyw330
    10
    AST 1
    Such a great time with these guys . I learned so much in the 2 day and it's brought my confidence leave in the
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    keeno563
    Worcester, United Kingdom
    10
    One of the best days of our holiday
    Fantastic experience with a great team and experienced instructors. Will recommend to anyone. It was our first
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    mitchellfarrugia1
    Jasper, Canada
    10
    Ast 1
    What an absolutely educational and fulfilling course run by rockaboo. Highly recommend for anyone with the
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    enochspost
    Edmonton, Canada
    10
    My Teachers Have Become Mentors For Avalanche Skills Training(AST-1)
    I thoroughly enjoyed my learning, AST-1, experience with the teachers at "Rockaboo Mountain Adventures": who
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    kfot
    Bonnyville, Canada
    10
    Geat instructors.
    Max and Etienne were both amazing. They are well knowledgeable and keep it simple so one may understand.
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    CN G
    St. Albert, AB
    2113
    Excellent Avalanche Skills Training
    Took the AST 1 course Nov 30-Dec 1 and would highly recommend it! It included a skinning up tour up the Parker
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    jan-orlando-florida
    Orlando
    53
    The best guided glacier tour !
    I'm so glad we did this tour with Rockaboo Glacier Tours. It was the adventure of our life time and something to
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    Mark S
    10
    First time outdoor climbing
    My fiancé and I decided to try outdoor climbing while camping in Jasper. We had an amazing and educational
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    Kennypj
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    2411
    Outrageous trip...
    No way else to see these beautiful mountains, glaciers and waterfalls, Anik performed admirably. Her knowledge
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    Jacqui P
    807
    Fantastic experience
    This was a great way to see the glacier up close- both ascent and decent using crampons. The hike up the glacier
    Read more
    Safari265381
    20
    Amazing experience
    Memorable experience to celebrate birthday # 65. Not a physically easy journey but doable and worth the effort.
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    higginsafcb
    41
    Excellent day out
    Really brilliant day, walking and abseiling on the glacier. Our guide was really excellent. Thoroughly recommend
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    -_-_1357zyz
    20
    Unforgettable experience!!
    We had a PERFECT Icefields experience with the Rockaboo Athabasca Glacier Tour. Chris is the most incredible
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    PatJDo
    20
    Best and most environmentally friendly way of experiencing Athabasca Glacier
    My wife and I had an absolutely wonderful day with Chris our guide on this trip. From the moment we arrived at the
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