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Winter Tour Guides

winter guided tours

These guides know the backcountry like the back of their hands! After all, many are born and raised in the area and grew up exploring their winter passions! They are eager and willing to share their backyard with you by offering memorable experiences that are as unique as you! This region is home to an international designated dark sky reserve so star bright and moonlight experiences are a must do in this region!

This region is often covered in a snow white blanket, yet so many stories remain uncovered. Our local guides have many to tell so you can be certain you will take a piece of southwest home with memories that will last a lifetime!

Dark Sky Guides- This unique activity in Waterton delivers personable, memorable, interpretive tours that focus on showcasing the night sky, the moon and neighboring planets, deep sky objects like distant nebulae and star clusters, the Milky Way Galaxy, constellations, and even Aurora Borealis and nocturnal creatures! This experience is a 2019 recipient of Travel Alberta’s Alto Award in the “new experience” category.

Sweet Riders- Enjoy the ultimate experience of Winter Fat Biking with various tours throughout the Crowsnest Pass! It’s all about getting out in the winter fresh air, working our bodies, enjoying the beautiful winter scenery, and then warming up at a cosy cafe with a delicious lunch and or cup of hot chocolate!

Tamarack Outdoors- Roots run deep with these family of guides having over six generations calling Waterton home! This family-run business offer Accredited and Local Guides that look to connect with their visitors to share that homegrown passion for the area.

Uplift Adventures- These guides offer adventure throughout southwest Alberta including Waterton, Castle Park and Crowsnest Pass! They offer guided various snowshoe trips including “snowshoe and brunch” and various moonlight tours complete with fireside treats! Whatever experience you choose, it promises to deliver that winter magic the southwest is known for!

Learn about other winter experiences!