Guided Tours with Ward Cameron Enterprises
If you need step-on guide service for your group as it passes through the Canadian Rockies, Ward Cameron Enterprises can provide you with knowledgeable, professional guides. Our guides are experts on the natural and human history of the Rockies, as well as its many sites and attractions. We service Banff, Jasper, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks, Kananaskis Country, and cities across southern Alberta and British Columbia.
Tours can be altered to meet your groups unique requirements, however we do have several standardized packages.
Our Most Popular Tour Packages
Columbia Icefields Tour
Our single most popular tour, this full day package takes you from Banff to the Columbia Icefields along the world renowned Icefields Parkway. The route passes some of the Rockies most famous mountain lakes, along with more than 100 glaciers. Watch for grizzly and black bear, elk, moose, deer, bighorn sheep, mountain goat and many other local animals. The tour culminates with the opportunity to take the Brewster Columbia Ice Explorer Tour. This specially designed vehicle takes your group onto the famous Athabasca Glacier where they have an opportunity to stand on 300 m (1,000 feet) of ice. Tour Length: 8-9 Hours. Cost: $450.00 Cdn. If your tour begins or ends in Jasper, the tour cost will be $650.00. Click Here to Book Your Tour Now
Mountain Lakes Tour
This fascinating tour focuses on the lakes, canyons and waterfalls for which Banff and Yoho National Parks are so well known. It winds along the picturesque Bow Valley Parkway with a short hike up Johnston Canyon where participants walk through a short cave to get close enough to feel the spray of a powerful waterfall.
Continuing along the parkway, we wind our way to Moraine Lake and Lake Louise (an ideal lunch stop). From Lake Louise, we travel to British Columbia and Yoho National Park over the infamous Kicking Horse Pass. The next stop is Takakkaw Falls, one of the highest in Canada, where the melt water of the Daly Glacier thunders over a narrow lip. Finally, we visit Emerald Lake for a final picture perfect mountain lake before returning to Banff. Tour Length: 8-9 Hours. Cost: $450.00 Cdn. Click Here to Book Your Tour Now
Banff Local Colour Tour
Our guide will introduce you to the many panoramas adjacent to this picturesque mountain town during this half day tour. Highlights include the Banff Springs Hotel, Sulphur Mountain Gondola, Cave & Basin Centennial Centre, and the Hoodoos Viewpoint. Price does not include Gondola or Cave & Basin entrance fees. Time does not permit visiting Lake Louise on this tour. Why not combine this trip with an afternoon Lake Louise tour and make a full day outing. Tour Length: 3-4 Hours. Cost: $325.00 Cdn. Click Here to Book Your Tour Now
Lake Louise Tour
Lake Louise is one of the most famous lakes in the Canadian Rockies. This half day tour winds along the picturesque Bow Valley Parkway where elk, bighorn sheep and even the occasional bear make themselves available for photographs. From Castle Mountain, we follow the Trans Canada Highway to Lake Louise where its emerald green waters reflect the snow-capped summit of Mount Victoria. Time is allowed for a walk along the shoreline. Lunch at the Chateau is another popular option on this tour. Tour Length: 3-4 Hours. Cost: $325.00 Cdn. Click Here to Book Your Tour Now
Calgary is the home of the Calgary Stampede, locally known as the "Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth". It was also the host city for the 1988 Winter Olympics. This 3 hour tour takes you to Canada Olympic Park, the site of the ski jumping and bobsled events during the games. It also takes you back in time to the arrival of the Northwest Mounted Police (precursor of the famous Royal Canadian Mounted Police) at Fort Calgary. Options include the panoramic views atop the Calgary Tower, a trip to the top of the 90 metre ski jump and entrance to the interpretive centre at Fort Calgary. Tour Length: 3-4 Hours. Cost: $325.00 Cdn. Click Here to Book Your Tour Now
See beautiful Vancouver, along with all the major sites. Tour highlights include Chinatown, Gastown, Stanley Park, Capilano Suspension Bridge, Grouse Mountain, and the north shore. Tour price does not include coach admission to Stanley Park or Queen Elizabeth Park, or admission to any venue. Tour Length: 3-4 Hours. Cost: $325.00 Cdn
Our guide will meet you at your hotel in Vancouver, and escort you via ferry to Vancouver Island. The tour will then continue with the magic of Butchart Gardens and continue to the city of Victoria. The Victoria tour will end with time in the Inner Harbour to explore the Provincial Museum, Parliament Buildings, Empress Hotel, Undersea Gardens, or simply wander at will. Cost does not include the cost of the ferry, or admission to any venue. Tour Length: 12-13 Hours. Cost: $650.00 Cdn. If your tour begins and ends in Victoria, the cost is: $325.00 Cdn.
Step-on Guide Rates for 2012-13