April 17 (Thursday) – Opening Day
Hell’s Gate opens for their 43nd season. Open daily 10:00 – 4:00.
No shortage of hummingbirds here!
May 16 (Friday) – May Long Weekend
Hours change to 10:00 – 5:00
June – High Water Season
Over 200 million gallons (800 million litres) per minute flow through this narrow gorge – making it twice the volume on Niagara Falls!
Click here to watch the Fraser River at its’ peak at Hell’s Gate: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2n0CkGOpwY&feature=g-upl
June 8 (Sunday) – Canyon Appreciation Day – Everyone rides for FREE!
Join us this on this special day when we welcome all guests for a free tram ride. Great entertainment is lined up again this year with Roger Dalton, The Earthmen, and Jay Dumont. Book signing by Robert C. Belyk (Spirits of the West – featuring Hell’s Gate Airtram!). Season passes are available for $7 for each guest who visits on this day. Hours: 10:00 – 5:00.
August / September – Rafting begins on the Fraser River
September 2 (Tuesday)
Hours change to 10:00 – 4:00
September / October – Adams River Salmon Run begins
2014 is Salute to the Sockeye. Estimate of 72 million salmon this year!
Even though there are 4 different runs per year, the Adams run in the fall is the biggest and usually the easiest to view (as the river is lower and not so dirty).
Oct. 13 (Monday) – Pumpkin Drop & Closing Day
It’s wild and crazy. It’s our 7th annual Pumpkin Drop! Drop your pumpkin from 500 ft, hit the target and win your chance to spin the big prize wheel. Anyone who brings a carved pumpkin rides the tram for free! Come spend your Thanksgiving (and our last day of the season) with us!
Our place is a lot of fun for the whole family. If you want to see some of it for yourself check out these video clips on YouTube!