If you’re looking to travel where wilderness is king, look no further than this camping and overland trip through Western Canada. Animals, glaciers, and varying cultures that have been thriving for hundreds of years in this unforgiving land will captivate and inspire the most avid of traveller.
Starting the journey in Calgary perfect gateway to the Canadian Rockies, you and your fellow travellers will make stops in Banff and Jasper for hikes and sight seeing, traverse Alberta into British Columbia along the Yellowhead highway where you’ll camp along Fraser Lake, wind your way along the Cassiar Highway to see moose, beavers, fox, and black bears and enjoy a soak in the Takhini Hot Springs, take a canoe trip down the infamous Yukon River and finish your road trip in Anchorage, Alaska.
On the remote roads you’re more likely to spot bears, moose, and caribou than you are to see another traveller and the mountain views out your spacious truck windows are immense. When we finally do reach local villages, you’ll be given an insight into native culture. The Fraser River Valley and Cassiar Highway will give a glimpse back in time with visits to the K’san First Nation Village and Barkerville Historic Town.
Your days will be spent travelling in a unique converted overloading vehicle with plenty of stops for hikes, sight-seeing and exploration. After a thrilling day, pitch your tent and enjoy falling asleep the to the sounds of the wilderness.