May-Oct
Season
9:30am, 1:00pm
Departure Time
3 Hours
Duration
16+
Age
Active
Activity

Visit the remnants of an early 1900’s silver mining town located high in the mountains at 8,000 feet on this amazing 3 hour ATV tour in Panorama, BC.

After some practice time at our base area your guide will lead you up the trail through old-growth forest and open slopes for a spectacular view of Panorama Mountain Resort and the surrounding peaks of the lovely Toby Creek Valley. You will visit the remains of an early 1900’s silver mine town, walk along the banks of a rushing alpine creek and gaze in wonder at soaring rock peaks. At your feet you will discover a verdant carpet of hardy, beautiful alpine flowers.

After a hot drink and cookies at the cozy comfortable alpine cabin, the group descends back to the base you will park your ATV and follow your guide along a short pathway to the base of the Smith Falls where you can watch a clear, pure, snow-fed mountain stream cascade over 100′ down a vertical rock face.

With incredible views, plenty of wildlife, a waterfall, a spectacular alpine bowl, wildflowers, and alpine birds this is the premier tour of the West! Take control of your own machine or ride as a passenger.

Included
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket/pants supplied
  • Modern, comfortable ATV
  • Professional Guides
  • Light snack & refreshment
  • ATV Damage Insurance
Transport Options
  • Meet at Toby Creek Adventures (Panorama, BC)

The best parts of the tour for most people include the following:

1

Choice of driver or passenger

Take control of your own machine, or ride as a passenger in the modern ATVs.
2

Paradise Basin

Visit the remains of an early 1900’s silver mine and town, walk along the banks of a rushing alpine creek and gaze in wonder at soaring rock peaks. At your feet you will discover a verdant carpet of hardy, beautiful alpine flowers.
3

Mountain top refreshment stop

Enjoy a hot drink and cookies in the backcountry at the cozy comfortable alpine cabin while you watch the ravens soar on the breeze.
Included
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket/pants supplied
  • Modern, comfortable ATV
  • Professional Guides
  • Light snack & refreshment
  • ATV Damage Insurance
Transport Options
  • Meet at Toby Creek Adventures (Panorama, BC)
The tour runs twice a day at at 9:30am and 1pm, and return approximately three hours later. Please arrive at the operations base 30 minutes prior to your tour departure.
Your tour includes a snack, helmet, safety orientation and ATV damage insurance (which covers up to $250 for incidentals towards any accidental damages to your ATV while you’re on tour). A helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket/pants are supplied.
The Toby Creek Adventures’ operations base and head office is located at Panorama Mountain Village, near Invermere, British Columbia, approximately 2 hours south-west of Banff. Detailed driving directions will be provided in your booking confirmation.
Please wear backcountry clothing including long sleeves, pants, sturdy footwear (hiking boot or runners), sunglasses and a jacket. Please also bring a credit card to use for an imprint for damages over $250, and don’t forget your camera!
This tour is suitable for all members of the family. No prior experience operating an ATV is needed, in fact most of the guests are first-timers. Everything that you need is supplied (except a camera and a sense of adventure).
There is a 48 hour cancellation policy, which allows you to change/cancel or refund your booking up to 48 hours outside your booked tour (up to 7 days for group bookings).
Tips are not expected, but are certainly appreciated. If you think your guide did a wonderful job and would like to indicate that with a tip, it will be graciously accepted.
Included
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket/pants supplied
  • Modern, comfortable ATV
  • Professional Guides
  • Light snack & refreshment
  • ATV Damage Insurance
Transport Options
  • Meet at Toby Creek Adventures (Panorama, BC)
  • Minimum age for a driver: 16 years.
  • Minimum weight for a driver: 100lbs.
  • Minimum age for a passenger: 5 years.
  • A  standard release of liability is required for all participants. A parent or guardian must complete  a liability release for persons under 18 years of age.
Included
  • Helmet, goggles, boots and rain jacket/pants supplied
  • Modern, comfortable ATV
  • Professional Guides
  • Light snack & refreshment
  • ATV Damage Insurance
Transport Options
  • Meet at Toby Creek Adventures (Panorama, BC)
Toby Creek Adventures ATV Tour
Toby Creek Adventures ATV Tour
Toby Creek Adventures ATV Tour