Summer 2019 4WD ATV / UTV Tours

Daily Trip Departures From May Until November

 If you do not see a tour that meets your needs, or if you require a customized package for your group or event, please contact us.

Side-by-Side UTV UpgradesSide-by-Side UTV  2-seater & 4-seater upgrades are available on our tours.
Please reserve early as availability is subject to “first come-first served” bookings.

DAILY ATV Tours

Paradise Ridge ATV Trip
  • FREE Banff/Canmore hotel pickups included
  • Modern, comfortable ATV.
  • Side-by-Side Upgrades Available
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket / pants supplied.
  • Hot drinks and cookies.
  • Private alpine cabin
  • BBQ Lunch - vegetarian available on request.
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability

Paradise Ridge ATV Trip

DAILY ATV Tours • Duration: approx 4 - 4.5 hrs • Arrive at 9:00 AM

Immerse yourself in our mountain wilderness. On our Paradise Ridge Tour you will visit the remnants of an early 1900’s Silver Mining Town located on top of a mountain at 8,000 ft. At 9000 ft you approach Paradise Ridge with stunning 360 degree vistas of the Rocky Mountain and Purcell Mountain ranges. With 5000 ft of […]

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Driver - $289

Passenger - $145

Child - $99

Side-by-Side Upgrade - Add $75

Paradise Mine ATV Trip
  • Modern, comfortable ATV.
  • Side-by-Side upgrades available.
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket / pants supplied.
  • Hot drinks and cookies.
  • Private alpine cabin
  • Banff transport available for groups
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability

Paradise Mine ATV Trip

DAILY ATV Tours • Duration: 2.5-3 hrs • Arrive at 1:30 pm

“The Best Trip In The World” Our most popular ATV/UTV trip by far !! On our Paradise Mine Tour you will get up to our alpine cabin at 8000 ft to visit the 1900’s Silver Mining Town. Marvel at the incredible views of the Rocky and Purcell mountains while enjoying a snack overlooking the amazing alpine bowl […]

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Driver - $239

Passenger - $119

Child - $79

Side-by-Side Upgrade - add $50 CAD

Waterfall Explorer ATV Trip
  • Helmet, goggles and outer jacket and pants supplied.
  • Banff Transport NOT available
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability

Waterfall Explorer ATV Trip

DAILY ATV Tours • Duration: Approx 2 hrs • Daily Departures - Please Call for Trip Time

Travel by ATV through pine forests with mountain stream crossings to 6,500 ft to see a spectacular Waterfall surrounded by old growth forest. You can even try your luck gold panning! This tour is a perfect interlude on your vacation, and it is suitable for all members of the family.  Even though it’s only a 2-hour trip […]

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Driver - $199

Passenger - $99

Child - $45

Side-by-Side (2-seat & 4-seat) Upgrade - Add $50

Taste of the Valley ATV Trip
  • Helmet, goggles and outer jacket and pants supplied.
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability

Taste of the Valley ATV Trip

DAILY ATV Tours • Duration: 1 hr • Daily Departures - Please Call for Trip Time

This taste of the valley will take you through mountain stream crossings to a beautiful panoramic viewpoint of the Toby Creek valley. Great photo ops! This 1-hour tour is also great for first-timers who just want to try it out before venturing further.  We will get you all geared up, cover a full safety briefing, […]

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Driver - $99

Passenger - $49

Child - $25

Side-by-Side Upgrade - add $30

Backcountry X
  • Modern, comfortable ATV.
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket / pants supplied.
  • Drinks and snacks.
  • Lunch - vegetarian available on request.
  • Banff transport not available for this trip
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability.
  • Overnight and Multi-Day Options

Backcountry X

DAILY ATV Tours • Duration: 5+ hrs • Arrive at 9:00am Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (Sept 1 to Oct 15)

Take a guided ATV day-trip into pristine wilderness, deep in the heart of the Purcell Mountains. You’ve ridden machines before and you are an intermediate rider (or better)! You’re comfortable with managing the throttle, brake, weight- shifting and challenging terrain features. You want to ride in the saddle all day and really see some wilderness. You like […]

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Driver - $519

Passenger - $239

Child - N/A

Side-by-Side Upgrade - add $100


Special ATV Tours

Zip ‘n’ Ride Combo
  • 90 minute Valley Zipline Tour
  • Paradise Mine ATV / UTV Tour
  • Max Weight (Zipline): 250lbs
  • Min Weight (Zipline): 65lbs
  • Self-Drive between locations (30 min)
  • Add lunch: $15 per person
  • Banff transport NOT available

Zip ‘n’ Ride Combo

Special ATV Tours • Duration: Varies • 10:00 AM Zip & 1:30 PM ATV

Zip through the forest tops at high speeds, and then conquer the Paradise Mountain. Zipline Adventure Experience a hand’s on, interpretive zipline tour that will send you soaring through the Dry Gulch Valley. Your friendly guides will be with you every step of the way; keeping an eye on your safety, and telling you a […]

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Driver - $299 CAD / $217 USD

Passenger - $193 CAD / $140 USD

Child - $148 CAD / $107 USD

Side-by-Side Upgrade - add $50 CAD / $36 USD

Note: $USD approx - subject to exchange rate.

Raft ‘n’ Ride Combo
  • Paradise Mine ATV Trip
  • Toby Creek Rafting tour
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket / pants supplied.
  • Hot drinks and cookies.
  • Call and book ahead to ensure availability
  • Banff Transport NOT available
  • Add Lunch: $15 per person

Raft ‘n’ Ride Combo

Special ATV Tours • Duration: Varies • Departs Daily - Rafting departs 10 am. ATV arrive at 1:30 pm

This is an action packed full day combo of ATVing and river rafting. The raft and ride special starts off Rafting the Toby Creek up to class 3 rapids, then travel by ATV up to Paradise Mine for a 3 hour trip to the remnants of an early 1900’s Silver Mining town located at 8000 feet. Rafting […]

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Driver - $296 CAD / $215 USD

Passenger - $186 CAD / $135 USD

Child - $136 CAD / $99 USD

Side-by-Side Upgrade - add $50 CAD / $36 USD

Note: $USD approx - subject to exchange rate.

ATV Backcountry Camping

ATV Backcountry Camping

Special ATV Tours • Duration: Varies • This is a Custom Tour Offering

Spend a night out in nature at a remote back-country camp location. Re-connect with the natural world, family and friends, enjoy a true campfire cooked meal, and a peaceful sleep. Wake up to a fresh clean new day a million miles from civilization. This is a rare experience that is not even comparable to the […]

Corporate and Special Tours

Corporate and Special Tours

Special ATV Tours • Duration: Varies • This is a Custom Tour Offering

Yes, we can do that! If you have a special group requirement such as a corporate team-building event, wedding, birthday, stag or any other group outing that does not fit into one of our standard tour options, please contact us to discuss your specific needs. We will be happy to create a custom package to […]

Mountain Photography
  • Guide supported
  • Early morning or late evening available.
  • BBQ meals and snacks
  • Custom tour options

Mountain Photography

Special ATV Tours • Duration: Varies • This is a Custom Tour Offering

We operate in an area of unique natural beauty.  It is a perfect opportunity for incredible landscape and wildlife photography. Almost all of our ATV tour guests take numerous photos but we understand that more serious photographers like to take the time to find, set-up and capture the shots they want without being tied to a […]

 

ATV Tour Important Information

The following is important information applicable to all ATV tours.  If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us, we are here to make your tour exceptional!

Tips To Get The Best From Your Day:  

1. Arrive at least 30 minutes prior to tour departure to allow time to register, meet your guide and get necessary gear, and so that you do not delay other guests in your group.

2. Arrive prepared and ready to go. Dress for the forecasted weather conditions, wear closed-toe sturdy footwear and bring a wind-breaker or rain jacket.

3. To save time at registration have your waivers, payments and credit card imprints done prior to arrival.


Prices:  All pricing is in Canadian dollars.  We accept payment by cash, INTERAC® direct debit and email transfer at no charge.  We also accept major credit cards (% surcharge may apply).  All pricing is subject to applicable government taxes.  Gratuities are not included.

Booking:  Our ATV tours are very popular and we have many days when all available machines are booked out.  Please book your desired tour early to avoid disappointment.  You can book this tour online using the book now button above or just call our office.  If you are intending to book short-notice on a tour (less than 48 hrs notice) please call us to ensure availability.    We typically respond to phone calls from 8:am to 9:00pm – if you do not reach us, please leave a message and we will return your call as soon as possible.

Minimum Age:

  • Driver: 16 years old
  • Passenger: 5 years old

Tour Itinerary Changes:  At all times the safety of all out guests is our first priority.  For this reason the tour itinerary may be subject to change due to wildlife, snow cover, weather, group abilities or other unforeseen circumstances.  We make every effort to avoid any such changes wherever possible.

Walk-In Guests:   We try to accommodate walk-in guests but we cannot guarantee last-minute availability of space on any of our tours.  It’s best to call or book ahead to avoid disappointment.

Arrival / Pick-up Time:  Please arrive at our location at least 30-minutes in advance of the scheduled departure time for your tour to complete registration and obtain required clothing and equipment.  Please be prompt so as not to delay departure of your tour and cause inconvenience to other guests.  If you are booked for a Banff or Canmore tour and pick-up please be ready to go at the appointed time and let us know if you have any delay or change of plans.

Location:  Our home base of operations is 1 km before Panorama Mountain Village on the Toby Creek Rd.  For detailed  location information, maps and directions please go here.

What is included?:

  • BBQ Lunch (Full day tour) – Vegetarian meals are available upon request.
  • Hot drinks, water & cookies (Half & full day tours)
  • CSA  full or open face helmets
  • Rain jacket and pants
  • Boots
  • Goggles
  • Light gloves
  • Late model 1 or 2-person ATV
  • Professional, qualified and experienced interpretive guide
  • Fuel & oil
  • BC government levy
  • Trail pass fee

What to bring:

  • Light backpack (optional)
  • Layered clothing – we provide outer rainwear if needed.
  • Sturdy footwear – we provide rubber boots if needed but hiking or walking shoes may be more comfortable
  • Sunglasses, sun-cream, baseball cap
  • Camera (recommended)
  • Binoculars (optional)
  • Personal daily medications (if required) – please let us know of any allergies or medical conditions that you may require assistance with.

Safety:  For your safety and that of your fellow guests please listen to and follow the advice of your guide at all times.

Medical Conditions: Persons with back injuries, recent surgery or who are pregnant are not recommended to participate.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Cellphones:  We do have cellphone coverage at points along the way and at the cabin.  We ask that for the experience and enjoyment of all guests, please keep cellphone use to a minimum during the tour.  You are of course welcome to use the camera function often however if you are a driver, please do not attempt to drive your ATV and use your camera at the same time.

Smoking:  We respectfully request that you do not smoke while wearing one of our helmets – please remove the helmet to smoke.  Please also ensure all cigarette butts are discarded safely in the fireplace at the cabin or in an appropriate receptacle.

Insurance: 

  • We offer an optional insurance package to cover minor damages to a machine.  The cost is $20.00 per machine, which provides you with $350.00 coverage for any accidental damages.  This insurance option is offered to protect the driver from the cost of minor scrapes, dents and breakages.
  • We have partnered with Lifestyle Financial Services to offer an optional trip cancellation and medical insurance package for our guests.

Security Deposit:  A security deposit by signed credit card slip  or $1200.00  cash is required for each machine.  The security deposit is fully refundable upon return of an undamaged machine.

Liability Waivers:  A  standard release of liability is required for all participants.  A parent or guardian must complete  a liability release for persons under 19 years of age.

Payment and Cancellation Policy:  Full payment is required at time of booking to secure your place.  We require 48 hrs notice of cancellation for refund.  Late cancellations are subject to 100% cancellation fee.  Groups of 10 or more must give 14 days notice or are subject to full payment for no shows.  Our cancellation deadlines are applied to enable us to schedule guides and machines.

Backpacks & Camera Bags:  Your ATV can accommodate small backpacks and camera bags.  We are happy to provide  straps and bungees to secure your bag to the carrier.  Alternatively you can wear a backpack while riding provided you do not bring a passenger.

Photography:  We make many stops to take in the view.  You are welcome to bring your camera and use it often to record your ATV trip.  Please do not hesitate to ask your guide to take group or family photos – we are happy to oblige.  We also love to see your photos so please don’t hesitate to post them on our Facebook page.