Climbing & Mountaineering Trips

We are pleased to announce that starting June 15 we will be able to resume many of our programs. Please feel free to contact us about any potential courses, trips or guided adventures.

Black Sheep Adventure Sports’ Climbing & Mountaineering Trips and Adventures

Every summer Black Sheep Adventure Sports offers a wide variety of guided climbing and mountaineering adventures all over BC. This can include memorable days on the sun bathed rock of the Squamish valley to alpine trips into the iconic Tantalus range or Bugaboos. If you can’t find what you’re looking for below shoot me an email and we’ll put a custom package together for you. Safe travels.

ROCK CLIMBING:

Rock Climbing: Squamish Apron Climbing & Lunch

The iconic Apron is a huge slab of low angle granite that leads partway up the famous Chief in Squamish, BC. At the top of the Apron is an amazing lookout, called the Memorial Ledge, features view of the Howe Sound, Tantalus Range and of course the Squamish valley.


Rock Climbing: The Picturesque Star Chek

Star ChekJoin one of our professional, ACMG certified guides for a guided rock climbing adventure on the picturesque Star Chek. Listed as one of the Top 100 climbs in the valley, Star Chek is an amazing climb that ascends a well featured granite wall above the raging Cheakamus river.


Rock Climbing: Climb the Chief

SquamishEver wanted to climb the iconic Stawamus Chief? Towering over 700m above the waters of the Howe Sound it features amazing views of the surrounding mountains and amazing climbing. With various climbing routes up the large granite monolith, some as easy as 5.9, there’s sure to be a route that captures your imagination.


 Rock Climbing: Squamish Top 100 Tour

This program is designed as a Tour-de-Force of the Squamish Selects’ Top 100 climbs. Choose a weekend that works well with your schedule and one of our professional ACMG certified guides will take you up some of the best rock climbing routes around Squamish.


ALPINE CLIMBING:

Alpine: Best of the Bugaboos

Classic routes, aesthetic granite lines, stunning summits, majestic glaciers: The Bugaboos have it all. The area is also home to two of the famous ’50 Classic Climbs of North America’: The uber classic NE Ridge of Bugaboo Spire (5.8) and the iconic Beckey-Chouinard route on South Howser Tower (5.10c). We’ve been heading into the Bugaboos every year for almost a decade and the place still calls us back!


Alpine: Tantalus Provincial Park Mountaineering

TantalusUsing the picturesque Haberl Hut as a base of operations this helicopter accessed alpine climbing and mountaineering adventure has it all: Granite spires, long ridges, beautiful glaciers, ocean views, cell service and a BBQ. Trips typically run from Friday to Sunday allowing you get 2 full days of alpine climbing and mountaineering in over the weekend!


Alpine: Blackcomb Buttress:

Lift Accessed Alpine Climbing on Blackcomb Buttress! Blackcomb ButtressA short walk from the top of the ski lift this alpine ridge offers great views of the area’s glaciers, lakes and mountains. The route has climbing in the 5.4 range, a roomy summit and an easy walk back down to the lift for a ride back to the valley. A very civilized and fun way to spend a day in Whistler!


Alpine: Mt. Wedge & Mt. Weart:

Wedge Mountain

At 2895m the aptly named Wedge Mountain is the highest summit in the Garibaldi Ranges and, of course, Garibaldi Park. If you’ve ever been to Whistler you have undoubtedly seen this towering peak. What you haven’t seen is the beautiful lakes and glaciers that hide on it’s northern flanks or the amazing summit views.


ICE CLIMBING:

Ice Climbing: Bella Coola Ice Safari

The Bella Coola valley on the west coast of British Columbia offers a mind boggling spectrum of largely unclimbed ice. While basing ourselves out of a lodge in this beautiful rural community we’ll embark on daily adventures into the local mountains. First selecting and scouting some amazing new routes then planning, climbing and finally naming them.


CUSTOM TRIPS & ADVENTURES:

Scarpa Zodiac TechIf you’re looking for something unique or different let us know. We can work with you in preparing a custom guided adventure from the huge assortment of climbing available from educational to experiential, from climbing tours to alpine and mountaineering adventures.

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