Dates and Prices
Private climbing departures are very popular and are available from late June to Early September. Please visit our Bugaboos Ascents page for more details.
$1899 CDN covers guided climbing and instruction, hut fees, out-trip meals and use of specialized group climbing gear.
Not included: Transportation, Canmore accommodation, Goods & Services Tax (GST).
Trip Cancellation Insurance is available through the Simpson Group.
Optional pre and post trip accommodation packages are available from $80 per person per night for shared room lodging ($160 for single occupancy). Purchase with booking. Subject to availability.
More climbing: Yamnuska guides and instructors are also available for private climbing in the Bugaboos and elsewhere before and after the program.
Is it for you?
Participants need prior basic mountaineering and rock climbing experience. You must be fit and in good physical shape capable of completing long climbing days.
The 'Bugs' in Bugaboo Provincial Park, British Columbia are one of North America's most famous alpine climbing areas. This world renowned alpine paradise with its awesome granite spires, beautiful glaciers and lush green valleys, attracts alpinists and climbers from around the world. And for good reason! Our bugaboos climbing program will help you get to know this area while receiving instruction from our certified climbing guides.
The objective of this program is simple: climbing and instruction on the area's famous classic rock routes with our guides. In addition to Bugaboo Spire, Pigeon Spire and Snowpatch Spire, there are many enjoyable climbing routes on other nearby granite spires. Yamnuska's Bugaboos Climbing Guides have extensive knowledge of this area and its climbing routes.
This trip is designed for intermediate rock climbers who also have some mountaineering experience.