An Adventure You'll Never Forget.

Let Toby Creek Adventures take you on an unforgettable experience through the Purcell wilderness to Paradise.

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Snowmobiling Information


With over 32,000 acres of terrain, Toby Creek Adventures can offer you the snowmobile tour of a lifetime. Trips cater to the first timers through to seasoned riders.

Please note:

  • Passenger minimum age is 5 years old
  • Driver minimum age is 16 years old (Does not need to possess license just needs to be 16)
  • Guest must possess valid credit card for imprint upon arrival. Guests are required to present a major credit card with a signed slip prior to trip or a $1,200 deposit
  • 48 hr late cancellations subject to a 100% cancellation fee.
  • Each tour is supplied with the following:  Snowmobile suit, winter boots, helmet and backcountry gear. Gloves are NOT supplied.
  • Guests will be offered $20 Collision Insurance that gives $350 for incidentals.
  • Please arrive a half hour in advance.
  • Toby Creek Adventures reserve the right to alter the daily itinerary or cancel any trip.
  • A release of liability waiver must be signed by all participants prior to activity.
  • Snowmobile Upgrades: (120+ hp) $50 for half day, $100 for full day, (140+ hp) $100 for half day, $200 for full day.

2019/2020 pricing
Half day Paradise Mine Tour

This is a very popular tour option that departs twice daily. It offers a little bit of everything. Breathtaking scenery with plenty of picture stops. An abandoned silver mine, the opportunity to see wildlife, and free "play time" in our deep powder bowl are just a few of the things you can expect on this trip which journeys up to 8000ft! Bring your appetite for a delicious snack in the alpine cabin while you warm up and quiz your guide on the finer points of sledding! Snacks included.

3 Hour Tour - Departs at 9:30am and 1:30pm

$239 + tax $119 + tax $79 + tax

Full day Paradise Basin Tour

If you're looking for a full day of fun, then this is the trip for you. Visit the remnants of an early 1900's silver mining town located at the top of the mountain at 8000ft. Breathtaking views, wildlife sightings and a spectacular icefall surrounded by old growth forest, are on the way up the trail and you will relish the chance to play in a vast open powder bowl after being fueled by a hearty lunch in our cozy alpine cabin! BBQ lunch and snacks included.

5 Hour Tour - Departs at 10:00am

$289 + tax $145 + tax $99 + tax

Taste of the Valley Tour

For those who want to test their snowmobile legs, this scenic trail ride will give you a taste of how much fun you can have on a sled. We start with an introduction to the machines, some time in our play field then a ride up to our scenic lookout. A great way to introduce yourself to snowmobiling!

1 Hour Beginner Tour - Call for departure times.

$99 + tax $49 + tax $25 + tax

Powder X Tour

A trip designed for guests who want to handle their machines in the steep and deep dry mountain powder. Toby Creek Adventures combines pristine mountain wilderness, great food, experienced guides, deep powder and awesome high performance snow machines to make the Powder X trip an unforgettable sledding experience. Learn to boondock, side hill, and carve or climb a mountain! Toby Creek Adventures has eight riding areas to choose the best snow conditions available. Experienced riders only.

5 Hour Tour - Departs 9:00am

$449 + tax $850 + tax

Paradise Basin & Powder X combo

This package includes 2 full days snowmobiling. The first day will be spent in Paradise Basin on a 65 hp touring snowmobile learning or refreshing skills like balance, counter steering, side hills and climbing and building confidence in your riding ability. The second day you will venture into the backcountry area of Forster Creek. This is an adventurous excursion to uncrowded wilderness with dry powder deep in the heart of the Purcell Mountains. You will explore the Forster Meadows with your guide, and if conditions and group ability allow, you will climb your snowmobile to a frozen alpine lake for incredible views. Learn how to ride the mountains properly, with safety, route finding, avalanche forecasts and proper machine safety. Training certification available. 

5 Hour Tour - Departs 9:00am each day

DRIVER (Includes 65hp snowmobile & Skidoo Summit 600 rental)
Total Price $688 + tax

Booking: For advance bookings, please call Panorama Central Reservations toll-free at 1.866.663.2929 from anywhere in North America. For local or international calls, please call +1.250.342.6941. If you're already on resort, visit the Guest Services Desk or call 250.341.3044 (in-house ext. 3044).

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Freezing level: 4700 metres.

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