CALLAGHAN LAKE SNOWSHUTTLE
NOTICE: Service currently suspended due to COVID
Shuttle Service for Transport to Callaghan Lake
This transfer service whisks backcountry tourers to Callaghan Lake for an early morning start at the notoriously abundant and supercooled white stuff of the Upper Callaghan Valley>>. Specifically designed for day trippers equipped for alpine touring and having an intent to explore the pristine wilderness of the Telemagique Traverse or the deep powder pockets of Morning Glory before descending back to the parking lot via Wild Spirit or Mainline trails at the end of the day. This shuttle service runs once a day at 8:15am sharp. Advance booking required, see link below.
Sat & Sun Cost: $56.50 per seat (online booking only, includes admission to Ski Callaghan)
*Please Note: this service is limited to guests using Full Alpine Touring, Telemark, or Splitboard gear. Our operations staff cannot transfer guests equipped with only snowshoes or XC skis.
Contact us to inquire about Mon & Tues Charters
Questions or issues with booking your shuttle? Please call 604-938-0616, also check out Lee Lau's review on Doglotion.com for insider tips.
In need of an avalanche kit? Check out our Rental Shop.
CONDITIONS FOR ALL SHUTTLE PROGRAMS
Backcountry Skiing Advisory
Once you leave the groomed x-country ski trail surfaces of Callaghan Country you have entered backcountry terrain. You are entering the wilderness and are advised to be prepared for any and all eventualities including: terrain that is uncontrolled, unmarked, and involves many risks, dangers and hazards in addition to that of avalanche. Other hazards exist and may include, but are not limited to: cornices; crevasses; cliffs; trees, tree wells; tree stumps; forest dead fall; creeks; rocks; rockfall; boulders; holes and depressions on or below the snow surface; open water; variable and difficult snow conditions; hypothermia, snow immersion, equipment failure; encounters with domestic and wild animals, nightfall and the possibility of a medical emergency. Carry a cell phone with good batteries and be aware that there may be areas of poor reception and /or transmission. Ensure you are properly dressed and equipped with appropriate safety gear and the knowledge to use it effectively. Your safety and well being are completely your own responsibility. Rescue services are accessed by dialing 911 and requesting RCMP assistance
THE BACKCOUNTRY IS NOT PATROLLED. NEVER SKI ALONE.