Great Canadian Tours is located at Glacier House Resort, at the foot of Frisby Ridge. Among Revelstoke Resorts, we are in one of the most scenic and quiet locations away from the hustle and bustle of the TransCanada Highway, and the ever present railroad. Great Canadian Tours is located 7 kms (4 miles) north from the townsite on a large bench overlooking the Begbie Glacier and Mount Revelstoke National Park.
WE ARE LOCATED
10 Minutes to Revelstoke's downtown
20 Minutes to Revelstoke Mountain Resort
At the foot of Frisby Ridge and 5 minutes to Boulder Mountain parking lot
Direct snowmobile access to Frisby, Boulder and Turtle Mountain
4.5 Hours to Calgary, 6 hours to Vancouver, 2 hours to Kelowna or Kamloops airports
HOW TO GET HERE BY CAR
FROM THE WEST On the Trans Canada Highway, turn left at the first traffic lights you encounter. Follow the Westside Road 7 kms to Glacier House Resort.
FROM THE EAST Stay on the Trans Canada Highway to the west, bypassing the Revelstoke townsite indications. Straight at the second traffic lights, go across the Columbia River Bridge and turn right at the next set of lights. Follow the Westside Road 7 kms to Glacier House Resort.
FROM THE SOUTH Follow Highway 23 North till you come to the junction with the Trans Canada Highway. At the traffic lights go straight onto the Westside Road. Follow the Westside Road 7 kms to Glacier House Resort.
DRIVING TIME TO REVELSTOKE
Kelowna 2 hours
Kamloops 2.5 hours
Calgary 4.5 hours
Vancouver 6 hours
Seattle 8 hours
New York 5 days or 72.3 hours non stop
HIGHWAY CONDITIONS The mountain highways east and west from Revelstoke are susceptible to closures and poor winter conditions. We advise you to check the current road conditions at Drive BC before driving to Revelstoke. Or get an up to date road report at
1-800-550-4997. Please ensure your vehicle has proper winter tires or 4x4 drive. Check highway conditions & road closures at DriveBC
WHAT AIRPORT TO USE We are easily reached by the major airports in Calgary, Vancouver or Seattle. From these airports direct connecting flights to the regional Kelowna airport (YLW) are offered by Alaskan Airlines, Westjet or Air Canada. From the Kelowna airport it is appr. 2 hours to Revelstoke, over well maintained roads.
Once in Kelowna, you have a number of options for transport. There are a number of shuttles and buses offered from the airport to Revelstoke; Such as 'Everything Revelstoke' or 'Revelstoke Mountain Transfers and Tours.' Alternatively there are also car rentals available from the Kelowna airport.
TRAVELING BY BUS Greyhound Canada offers a variety of connections from all major cities in Canada and the US to Revelstoke. Plan your trip and visit the Greyhound website.