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Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort
Why we like it
- Enjoy pre-dinner canapés on the deck before sampling the finest gourmet meals in the dining room
- There are plenty of opportunities to see bear, moose and deer whilst enjoying the riding trails
- The rooms are luxurious, individually designed and are authentic ranchers rooms
- From the lodge follow gold-painted horseshoes through a wooded grove where the tented spa offers first-class treatments
- Enjoy a variety of adventure activities from horse riding, fly fishing, wilderness survival to forest yoga
For the ultimate exploration, take to the skies for a helicopter safari - enjoy incredible views of the wilderness below.
All in all we were very happy and satisfied with the program, starting out and ending in Vancouver and visiting Whistler and Tofino in between. So THANK YOU (Vicki Cooke) so much for your planning to make this trip a dream holiday for us!
- K Heisterberg, Denmark
This is an excellent place to get away from it all, but still be pampered in every respect. Siwash is a working ranch or 'dude' ranch offering luxurious holidays in Canadian 'cowboy country'. Surrounded by 80,000 acres of wilderness, the space and freedom for the children to run around is fantastic. There are countless riding trails and intro to horses programmes for beginners. There is a maximum occupancy of 30 guests creating an intimate atmosphere.
Best time to be there
The peak season is from June to September. Humpback and Killer whale viewing is best in June and July.
For Western Canada, British Airways and Air Canada fly to Vancouver and Calgary.
For Eastern and Atlantic Canada, British Airways and Air Canada fly to Toronto, St John's and Halifax.
For Western Canada, 9-12 hours.
For Eastern / Atlantic Canada, 5-7 hours.
Western Canada is GMT -8 hours.
For Eastern / Atlantic Canada is GMT -4 hours.
Visas not required for UK passport holders for travel prior to 1st March 2016. An eVisa will be required thereafter.
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