5 Great Outdoor Winter Activities
The Pemberton Valley and surrounding mountains offer incredible winter activity opportunities. Pemberton is a world famous snowmobiling destination with the Pemberton Ice Cap offering some of the best snowmobiling in British Columbia.
The lakes and rivers offer great winter fishing with an abundance of fish. Other popular winter pursuits include back country skiing off the Duffey Lake road area, heliskiing and cross country skiing.
1. Pemberton Snowmobiling
Popular areas for snowmobiling in the Pemberton area include the Pemberton Ice Cap, Hurley Lake Road and Bralorne. If you are looking for a guided tour, She Shreds Mountain Adventures specialize in snowmobile tours in the Pemberton area. For more information visit our Snowmobile Pemberton page.
2. Pemberton Heli Skiing and Boarding
Coast Range Heli Skiing specializes in small groups with a maximum of 5. Experience fresh untracked powder, no lift lines and small groups so you can spend more time skiing and riding. Coast Range Heli Skiing will take you to some incredible terrain in the Pemberton and Whistler area. For more information visit our Whistler Heliskiing information page.
3. Pemberton Ice Fishing
Pemberton and the surrounding area offers great winter fishing opportunities. Pemberton Fish Finder provides year round guided fishing trips. The guides love ice fishing and will guarantee you catch fish. Remember No Fish, No Pay! For more information visit our Pemberton winter fishing page.
4. Pemberton Cross Country Skiing
The Nairn Falls Campground just south of Pemberton offers ski trails for both classic and skate skiing. There is no charge to use the trails and the trails are groomed by volunteers all season. Other cross country ski trails are available up the Pemberton Meadows Road.
5. Pemberton Back Country Skiing
The Pemberton back country offers incredible back country skiing opportunities. Popular areas include the Marriot Basin, Cayoosh Creek, Cerise Creek and areas around Joffre Lakes. For information on guided tours visit Whistler Ski Guides.
do you need Pemberton accommodation for your winter adventure?
The Pemberton Valley Lodge is located just a 25 minute drive north of Whistler Village. We offer beautifully appointed guest suites and great amenities. Please contact our friendly staff for more information or to make a reservation.
Posted: Friday, December 30, 2011