Nels Nelsen Tour

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Revelstoke is home to the only place in Canadian History where Ski Jumping world records were set. We tell the story of Revelstoke Local Nels Nelsen who set a world record for the longest ski jump as we journey into the past and up the Big Hill where he took flight time and time again.


Tour Length and Description

Time:  The tour will take approximately 1.5 to 2 hours for a round trip. 

Physical Ability:  The tour is rated as moderate with a consistent uphill grade and relaxed walking pace with plenty of stopping for pictures and story telling.

Elevation Gain:  The elevation is significant as we will walk uphill the entire tour and gain 275m (902 feet).

Terrain:  The terrain is varied consisting of paved pathways, narrow switchbacks and loose rock and dirt. This is a well established trail.

Age:  Must be ages 12 and up. 


Meeting Point and Departure Times

Departure Dates:  Daily beginning mid-June until mid-October.

Departure Times:  The tour runs 9:00am daily. 

Meeting Point:  All Tours will meet at our Revelstoke Local Tours store front. 



$35.00 per person