Mount Assiniboine Lodge
|Enjoy a summer wilderness experience in the Canadian Rockies while staying at an historic and comfortable full-service mountain lodge. A trail network through larch-filled valleys leads to many lakes and viewpoints in Assiniboine Provincial Park. Hiking guides from the lodge lead interpretive hikes for lodge guests. One of the hikes is designed for guests who prefer a slower-paced day, while the second trip covers more terrain and includes hiking ascents and ridge walking to the peaks which surround the valley.|
|Six alpine lakes close to the lodge are stocked with cutthroat and rainbow trout..
B.C. Fishing licenses are sold at the lodge.
SUMMER ACCOMMODATION 2010
Six rooms sleeping two people per room are located in the main lodge. The lodge rooms are located above the living room which has propane heat and lights. The bedrooms are lit by twelve-volt electric lights. Lodge guests share a shower, two sinks and a flush toilet in the main building. Three outhouses are located nearby as well as a sauna/shower house facility that has 2 showers, which are used by all of the guests.
Six one-room log cabins are located near the main lodge. There are 4 private cabins for two people, and 2 shared cabins that can accommodate three to five people each. The cabins have a cold water tap and propane heat and lights. Outhouses are nearby.
There is no smoking in the lodge or cabins. Pets are not allowed.
SUMMER RATES 2010
The 2010 summer season will run from June 18 to October 3, 2010.
Accommodation rates include lodging, hiking guide services and all meals. Gourmet meals are served family style with a set menu in the dining room of the main lodge. The lodge has a liquor license for wine and beer.
Helicopter transportation: $130.00 Cdn per person, each way plus tax (see below).
Minimum occupancy based on double/twin for two people. Minimum stay is two nights.
|Accommodation||Price per person, per night + tax|
|Lodge Rooms (2 people per room)||$260.00 Cdn per person / night|
|Shared Cabins (3-5 people per cabin)||$260.00 Cdn per person / night|
|Private Cabins for 2 people||$320.00 Cdn per person / night|
|Single Room (when available)||$420.00 Cdn per person / night|
|Children (Age 1-12)||$185.00 Cdn per child per night|
DURATION OF STAY:
2, 3, 4, 5 or 7 night options are available. All stays are based around the helicopter flight days.
|HELICOPTER ACCESS DURING THE SUMMER:
$130.00 Cdn per person/one way from the Mount Shark Heliport (plus 5% G.S.T. for June flights, and 12% H.S.T. for flights taken July to October)
Helicopter Access: Helicopter flights operate from the Mount Shark Heliport on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays, unless it is a long weekend. On long weekends, the helicopter operates on Fridays and Mondays (the first Monday in August, the Labour Day weekend in September and the Canadian Thanksgiving weekend in October).
Helicopter Flight Times: Flights start at 12:00 pm. Mountain Time from the Mount Shark Heliport.
See Booking Conditions under Assiniboine Lodge Reservations
The Assiniboine Lodge Reservations section contains an Equpment List, Winter and Summer Lodge Information, Planning Your Trip, and Access Information to get to the Mount Shark Heliport. If you are hiking to Assiniboine log on to Hiking and Skiing Access Routes
MOUNT ASSINIBOINE LODGE
Tel: (403) 678-2883
Office & Reservations Manager- Sandy Wing
8:30 am-2:30 p.m. Mon-Fri Mountain Time
Fax: (403) 678-4877