Hiking vacations in Western Canada

Hiking tours with light backpack, day hikes in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta and British Columbia, on Vancouver Island and the long distance hike in the Alps of Europe.


banff, hiking, guided hikes, vacation, rocky mountainsMost of our tours include several moderate guided day hikes. If you are reasonably fit, you can manage all the hiking trails we selected. The itineraries of our hiking vacations are usually quite flexible, there are alternate hiking routes and things to do. On many trails you have the option to challenge yourself and hike a little further or higher. We leave it up to our expert guides to make the final decision after considering the current trail conditions, the weather and the capabilities and wishes of the group.


Hiking tours with day hikes in Canada and in Europe

Rocky Mountain Parks & Canoe Tour, F

Rocky Mountain Parks & Canoe Tour, F

This 2-week CAMPING tour is a genuine Canadian adventure in the awe inspiring landscapes of Banff and Jasper Rocky Mountain National Parks. Day hikes in this alpine paradise are followed by a glorious wilderness canoe trip down an untamed river.
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The Best of Banff, Yoho & Jasper, P7

The Best of Banff, Yoho & Jasper, P7

There is no better way to experience these breathtaking landscapes than by hiking our selection of the most fabulous mountain trails. Your guide knows the best trails, activities and special places for your 7-day CAMPING and hiking vacation.
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Rocky Mountains - Ocean Islands, H

Rocky Mountains - Ocean Islands, H

A 3-week CAMPING tour from the majestic Canadian Rockies to the ancient forests guarding the Pacific coast with great hikes, bear and whale watching, hot springs, a kayak trip with camping on a lonely island and much more.
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Calgary - Vancouver Active Tour, G

Calgary - Vancouver Active Tour, G

A two week CAMPING trip through the famous Rocky Mountain National Parks on the Icefields Parkway in Alberta, Wells Gray Park and varied landscapes of British Columbia. You experience all this not just from the window of a car, but hiking your guideā€™s favourite trails.
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Hiking in the Canadian Rockies, Hotels, P9

Hiking in the Canadian Rockies, Hotels, P9

Nine days with several rewarding hikes in the Rocky Mountain National Parks of Banff, Yoho and Jasper, with accommodations in good HOTELS and cabins. You visit of course the famous sites but, more important, also some of the hidden gems in this mountain paradise.
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Rockies and Canoe - Hotel and Camping Mix, PK

Rockies and Canoe - Hotel and Camping Mix, PK

Two week outdoor vacation with a mix of HOTEL and CAMPING accommodations. The first week is all luxury and fabulous hikes in the famous Rocky Mountain Parks. Then you rough it on a 5-day fun and exhilarating canoe trip where you camp on islands in the river, cook on the open fire, far from civilization.
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Beaches and Glaciers, Hikes on Vancouver Island, V7

Beaches and Glaciers, Hikes on Vancouver Island, V7

A week long hiking vacation with a small group to sample Vancouver Island's choices of amazing trails and outdoor adventures. CAMPING under giant cedars, the sound the waves, a crackling camp fire, this is Canada outdoors.
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Western Round Trip with Local Flavour, E

Western Round Trip with Local Flavour, E

A 16-day HOTEL tour with many fun and unusual outings and activities. You also visit great places and sights in British Columbia and Alberta: fjords of the Pacific coast, ranches and logging towns, majestic peaks and turquoise lakes of the Rocky Mountains.
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From the Rockies to Alaska - Go Wild, B

From the Rockies to Alaska - Go Wild, B

During your 3-week CAMPING and outdoor vacation you visit the most outstanding places in very different landscapes: the majestic Canadian Rockies, volcanic peaks and Tundra in the Yukon, wild Alaska with fjords and glaciers and much more.
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Rocky Mountain Pioneer Family Vacation, J

Rocky Mountain Pioneer Family Vacation, J

A 10-day outdoor adventure for parents and children in the Canadian Rockies with fun activities like biking and rafting, practising your CAMPING skills and time for individual excursions.
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Rockies Untamed - Wilderness Backpacking, W

Rockies Untamed - Wilderness Backpacking, W

A demanding 10-day CAMPING and trekking trip into the vast nature preserve in the eastern ranges of the Rockies, just next to Jasper National Park. Led by an expert wilderness guide you use your navigation and outdoor skills.
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Crossing the European Alps on the E5

Crossing the European Alps on the E5

On this 10-day guided hiking tour you cross the Alps from picturesque Oberstdorf, Bavaria to Merano, Italy. It is a demanding but rewarding long distance crossing full of awesome scenery, ancient culture and unique HOTEL accommodations.
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