Salmon Run, Adams River

Three Valley Lake Chateau

Roger's Pass, British Columbia

Canadian Rocky Mountains

Banff, Alberta

Salmon Mating - Salmon Run, Adams River

Adams River Salmon Run

SALUTE TO THE SOCKEYE  — THANKSGIVING GETAWAY

DEPARTURE: Edmonton 7 am | Red Deer 9am | Calgary 12pm

Witness the scene of a natural miracle at the world-famous Adams River Salmon Run. This ritual happens only once every four years!

Mother Nature puts on her grandest show during October! A scenic Canadian Rockies getaway at the Three Valley Lake Chateau that combines the scenery of the mountains dressed in their fall colours with side trips to Adams River for the Salmon Run, the healing pools of Halcyon Hot Springs, three breakfasts and three dinners including a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner.

  • 4 days | October 5th, 2018
  • Canada West
  • Motorcoach
  • Passport Not Required
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Edmonton to Calgary to Three Valley Gap

(3 nights) Friday.  All aboard for a Salute to the Sockeye adventure to view the world’s greatest fish story!   You are welcomed aboard your deluxe coach in Edmonton.  Travel south via Red Deer to Calgary meeting additional travelling companions enroute.  Sit back, relax and enjoy the incredible scenery of the Canadian Rockies dressed in their fall colours.  Cross the border into British Columbia and continue to Three Valley Gap to enjoy three nights at the Three Valley Lake Chateau.  Join your fellow travellers at a GET ACQUAINTED WELCOME DINNER upon arrival.

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Three Valley Gap

Saturday.  Our AREA TOUR is highlighted by a stop at Adams River where every four years these quiet banks become the scene of a natural miracle. Visitors will marvel at the spectacle of over two million SPAWNING SALMON returning here to complete their life cycle.  After four years in the Pacific, sockeye salmon somehow return to the rivers and streams where they spawned.  Travel back to Three Valley Gap. Enjoy a TOUR  including HERITAGE GHOST TOWN consisting of over 25 historic buildings, the ANTIQUE CAR MUSEUM with cars from the early 1900’s, a tour of the “work in progress” round house and vintage trains prior to your BUFFET DINNER.

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Three Valley Gap

Sunday. Aaah, the soothing warmth and comfort of a hot mineral pool… just the right thing to soak away your cares and rejuvenate your body. Travel to Revelstoke for a short FERRY RIDE across Upper Arrow Lake from Shelter Bay to Galena Bay to HALCYON HOT SPRINGS. Surrounded by alpine peaks, crystal-clear lakes, an abundance of wildlife and a magical legend, this place of recreation and wellness offers four pools of differing temperatures for your enjoyment. Return to Three Valley Gap for your last evening and a TRADITIONAL THANKSGIVING DINNER.

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Three Valley Gap to Calgary to Edmonton

Monday. Today it’s homeward bound! Wind your way over the majestic Rogers Pass.  Enjoy a short DRIVING TOUR of BANFF prior to lunch enroute.  Arrive mid-afternoon in Calgary and then continue to Edmonton.

Included in Your Holiday

  • First class transportation on an  air conditioned, washroom equipped motorcoach
  • Quality  accommodations and taxes
  • Services of an experienced Tour Director and Driver
  • Traveller’s Handbook
  • Baggage handling, one average piece per person
  • Admissions to attractions and sightseeing as outlined in the itinerary

 

  • Trip to Adams River to view the Salmon Spawning Process
  • Tour of Heritage Ghost Town and Antique Car Museum
  • Shelter Bay to Galena Bay Ferry
  • Halcyon Hot Springs
  • Driving Tour of Banff
  • Meals Include: 3 Continental Breakfasts, 3 Dinners including Thanksgiving Dinner.

Pricing

Cost per person | Prices in Canadian dollars | Prices subject to change

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