The West Coast Trail
$1799 / Person
Dates: 2017 Dates TBA – November 1, 2016
Located in the Pacific Rim National Park on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, the West Coast Hiking Trail is one of the top five hikes in the world! An ancient trail with a rich history of First Nations trade and travel, the West Coast Trail became a life-saving rescue route for shipwrecks in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Today the trail is known as a challenging lifetime experience hiking through the temperate rainforests and rugged coastlines of the Pacific Rim. Hike under a canopy of ancient Cedars, and along First Nations trade routes. Pass remnants of shipwrecks which earned the coastline its’ name “The Graveyard of the Pacific”, and soak in the majestic beauty of the wilderness of the West Coast of Vancouver Island.
Departing and finishing in Victoria, BC, this package includes transportation, and hotel accommodation on the night before beginning the trail. Also included are professional and certified hiking guides, park fees, all meals and food preparation on the trail, as well as a group meal before and after the hike.
Our guides are ACMG accredited and fully trained in Wilderness First Aid. Irie Adventure Tours will assist you in preparations, ensuring you have adequate equipment and will take care of all the logistics involving transportation, fees, and park regulations.
Sign up as a group or as a single, and get ready for an amazing adventure! You’ll meet new and inspiring people, challenge your body and your mind, and witness true unspoiled wildlife and wilderness. Hiking the West Coast Trail is an achievement of a lifetime! Included in this package is transportation to and from Victoria, hotel the night before the trail, all meals, snacks and beverages on the trail, a pre and post adventure meal and all park and guiding fees. All other gear including tent, backpack and anything else you may need are available for rent. Sign up now as there are limited spaces available on each tour.
Kootenay Hiking Tours
$350 / Full Day Group Rate
Dates: You Choose Your own Group Dates or select from 1 of 3 available Hikes
The South Eastern Corner of British Columbia, known as ‘The Kootenays’ is comprised of several mountain ranges including the Canadian Rockies, The Selkirks, and The Purcells. This special region is home to countless lakes, rivers, Provincial Parks and beautiful back country terrain. With all the outdoor recreation it has to offer, it’s no surprise that each of Irie Adventure Tours’ guides call a part of The Kootenays home!
Irie Adventure Tours is pleased to offer custom curated hiking trips ranging from 4 hour gentle nature walks, to multi-day hikes in rugged alpine terrain, and anything in between.
Tours are available May through October, in the Parks, Peaks, and Valleys of Kimberley, Cranbrook, Fernie and surrounding area.
All custom hikes include ACMG certified hiking guides with Wilderness First Aid and CPR certification, transportation, and homemade healthy lunches by our own registered nutritionist. Tours are catered for all ages and abilities.
Tanglefoot Lake / Mause Creek
Dipper Lake – Kimberley Nature Trails
Fisher Peak – Cranbrook, BC
Island Lake Lodge Hiking Retreat – Heiko’s Trail
$599 / Person
2016 Dates: September 6-8
Located outside the beautiful mountain town of Fernie, British Columbia, Island Lake Lodge is “One of the Most Unique and Authentic Places to Stay in Canada” as named by National Geographic Traveler Magazine. Come join us in seeing this little slice of paradise tucked in between the Canadian Rockies and Purcell Mountain Ranges. We will be enjoying a guided hike of the famous 21 km Heiko’s Trail, 5-star dining, and beautiful, and luxury mountain lodge accommodation. A truly unique place, you do not want to miss out on experiencing the wonder of Island Lake Lodge
Departing and finishing in Fernie, BC this package includes transportation, 2 nights of luxury accommodation and 1 day of guided hiking. Also included are all meals, prepared by award-winning chefs with locally sourced ingredients. Island Lake Lodge maintains the highest standard in fine mountain dining, eating in the Ancient Timbers dining room is an adventure all on its own!
Hiking with an experienced guide allows your group to get the most out of your Heiko’s Trail hike. Your guide will show you all the highlights on this amazing 21 km / 1 day hike through one of the most beautiful areas of Fernie, BC. Feel like relaxing? Skip the hike and enjoy some down time at the 5-star spa, rent a canoe, or take an easy walk around the lake.
Sign up as a group or individual, this trip is open to all ages and abilities! A great place to plan a family reunion, a corporate getaway or just an escape from reality. Interested in a custom Island Lake Lodge or Heiko’s Trail package? Talk to Irie Adventure Tours to ensure that we plan the perfect trip to fits your exact needs. Don’t miss out on visiting what National Geographic describes as one of the most authentic places in Canada!
Let Irie Adventure Tours take care of the details so you can concentrate on experiencing everything beautiful British Columbia has to offer.
We’ll work closely with you to build a custom dream BC vacation or corporate getaway. Every Irie Adventure Tour includes:
Irie Adventure Tours is your #1 choice for your British Columbia vacation. Offering all-inclusive, carefully curated, guided tours from the West Coast Trail to the Rocky Mountains, Irie Adventure Tours lets you see the BC you want to see.