Ziptrek Ecotours engages the young and young at heart through a unique and Exhilarating zipline experience in Whistler.
Ziptrek is a must-do, multi award-winning adventure ecotourism business renowned for delivering awareness and appreciation of the natural environment along with a healthy dose of ziplining adventure.
The company was founded in 2001 in Whistler, Canada by Charles Steele and David Udow, with a goal to provide a unique experience combining nature-based learning with a rush of adrenaline. The original zipline tour (Bear) was opened in the summer of 2002, which became the first zipline tour in North America. Upon establishing itself as a key activity player in market, subsequent installations followed that fueled the evolution of the operation - TreeTrek (July 2004), Eagle Tour (July 2006), and The Sasquatch™ (August 2015).
Ziptrek has been voted ‘Best Adventure Tour’ for multiple years running and has also been the recipient of 2 'Whistler Excellence Awards' in Whistler since beginning its operation. On Ziptrek tours you enjoy an unforgettable opportunity to explore, learn and delight in the thrill of an aerial adventure in natural environments that lend themselves perfectly to an enlightening ecological curriculum.
With Media coverage from around the globe – stemming from exposure in 100’s of TV shows, and countless magazine and newspaper features, the operation has been showcased to millions, and Ziptrek's brand identity and reputation has subsequently grown as a result.