April 26 (Friday) – Opening Day
Hell’s Gate opens for their 42nd season. Open daily 10:00 – 4:00.
No shortage of hummingbirds here!
Chinese Legacies Exhibit – For the 2013 season only!
This free exhibit depicts the life of the Chinese labourers during the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway’s transcontinental line in the 1880′s, the lasting impact it had on their lives, as well as their contribution to Canadian national development.
May 12 (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 Schmidt, The Earthmen, Evans Palmer, and Jay Dumont. Season passes are available for $7 for each guest who visits on this day. Hours: 10:00 – 5:00.
May 17 (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
August / September – Rafting begins on the Fraser River
September 3 (Tuesday)
Hours change to 10:00 – 4:00
September / October – Adams River Salmon Run begins
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. 14 (Monday) – Pumpkin Drop & Closing Day
It’s wild and crazy. It’s our 6th 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 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!