Whistler Canoe/Kayak Tours

Please note that the following tours are not provided directly by the Carleton Lodge.

Guests of the Carleton are invited to contact our concierge at concierge@sundialhotel.com or 1-800-661-2321 to book any of the activities below.

What better way to experience Whistler’s beauty than on the water in a canoe, boat or kayak? Beginners welcome!

River of Golden Dreams

This 2 hour tour takes you from Alta Lake to Green Lake along a slow moving class 1 river. Choose between a canoe or a kayak, for a guided or self guided tour. Water level and paddling ability levels decide whether the tour will be guided or self guided. Ideal for families or groups wishing a leisurely river tour. Offered through Whistler Outdoor Experience.

Pedal Paddle Tour

This popular tour combines mountain biking with canoeing or kayaking so you may experience Whistler by land and by water. Refreshments, mountain bike, helmet, boats and guide included. Offered through Whistler Outdoor Experience.

Green Lake Voyageur Canoe Tour

Explore this beautiful, emerald-colored glacial lake in a 10 person Voyageur canoe.Your guide narrates the trip, pointing out the special features of the Coastal Mountain Range and the various types of waterfowl and bird life along the shoreline. Ideal for families and groups. Offered through Whistler Outdoor Experience.

Green Lake Boat Cruise

A tour all ages can enjoy in the comfort of a 10 passenger Deck Boat.This is a quiet, relaxing, slow cruise around the bays of Green Lake taking in the Alpine Vistas and warmth of the summer sun. Offered through Whistler Outdoor Experience.


There is nothing quite like feeling the power of the wind as you glide across a glacier lake at speeds of up to 15 knots gazing up at the mountain peaks. The sail boats have two side pontoons, one mast and sail, which makes it almost impossible to capsize. Navigating is simple in the comfort of a cockpit, with an adjustable seat and foot pedals for steering. A single main sail sheet is easily at hand. Instruction and lifejackets provided. Canoes, rowboats, kayaks, pedal boats and fishing boats are all available to rent by the hour. Offered through Whistler Outdoor Experience.

Lillooet Safari

On this beginner/ introductory tour you will experience a full 3- 3.5 hours of canoe time on the water. Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch on a pristine sandy beach and take in everything the Lillooet River has to offer. Offered through Outdoor Adventures.

Sunset Cruise

This afternoon 3 hour canoe tour provides the most relaxing and scenic way to enjoy the river at a magical time of day. As the sun sets, the colours and wildlife come alive! Be sure to bring your camera! Offered through Outdoor Adventures.