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Since 1986 GAH has been North America's most established back country resort. GAH operates 4  lodges; Sunrise, Meadow, Vista and Sentry in the Esplanade Range in BC within an area of 50,000 acres. Summer guests come to explore over 125 kilometers of hiking trails. Winter skiers/snowboarders enjoy world class powder snow

Phone: Toll Free (US/Canada)  1-888-344-6424

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2017 Winter Trips

Freeride Touring Camps 2017

"Hoji"  Eric Hjorleifson & "Matti" Matty Richard are scheduled to return for Season 7 Freeride Touring Camps. Join  the movement and get some early season conditioning, elevate your backcountry ski technique and increase your snow pack safety awareness. To attend the camps, it is essential that Freeriders are strong skiers/boarders with backcountry experience

This season they'll be hosting 4 Four day camps starting Dec 4-8; Dec 8-12; Dec 12-16 and Dec 16-20. All camps will be held at Sentry Lodge for Season 7 and if the demand is strong enough we'll open up Sunrise Lodge too

Lodge Rental Trips

GAH's most popular trip is the 7 day self guided & self catered full week ski touring package available from January to middle of May each season. Choose from 4 backcountry lodges Sunrise, Meadow, Vista and Sentry. For people that can't get away for a whole week we also offer 3 & 4 Lodge Rental Packages. Please note that during 2017 Freeride Touring Camps  Sunrise, Meadow and Vista Lodges will be open for 4 day Lodge Rental Trips to qualified groups or individuals

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Guided and Catered Trips

GAH specializes in providing qualified guides who in many cases have worked in the Esplanade Range for a number of years. They know where the best powder stashes are to be found. Our trained backcountry chefs specialize in delivering quality meals to allow for big days in the mountains

Grande Esplanade Traverse

April is one of the best times of the year to grab the sun screen throw on the sunglasses and head on up to the Esplanade Range for one of the premier ski trips on Planet Earth. Explore 50,000 powder filled acres plus 4 great lodges along the way. This trip is fully guided and catered

"I would personally like to thank you and GAH for contributing to the success of the holiday also.  Every aspect of dealing with GAH has been great. You have a fantastic bunch of staff. The accommodation was 5 star, however its the extra that the staff contribute to you enjoying your stay even more. The food was superb  with plenty of it and delivered with a winning smile. What more can you ask for?"  Trish Elmore

Spring Shred Fest

The skiing and boarding has been so good that we're able to extend the season until May 13, 2017. Based on 10 years of meteorological data there is usually a fat 3-4 M snow on the ground. All 4 lodges Sunrise, Meadow, Vista and Sentry will be open!

Lodge Rental OR a Fully Guided and Catered package are available until May 13th, 2017. With up to 16 hours of daylight you can sleep in until noon and still get over 8 hours of shredding