Is the Sea to Sky Gondola open year-round?
Yes, the Sea to Sky Gondola is open year-round, except for periods of seasonal maintenance.
What are the hours of operation?
Hours vary. Please review the Hours and Prices page for more information.
How long is the gondola ride?
The gondola ride is approximately 10 minutes from our base to the summit.
What is the elevation of the Summit Lodge?
Our Summit Lodge is located at 885m above Howe Sound.
Are dogs allowed on the gondola and Sea to Sky Gondola trails?
For more information on dogs at the Sea to Sky Gondola please review our Dog Policy.
How many gondolas are there?
There are 39 gondolas that hold 8 passengers each.
Is the Sea to Sky Gondola wheelchair and stroller accessible?
Yes, the gondola cabins are wheelchair and stroller accessible. The Summit Lodge and viewing deck are also accessible (weather conditions permitting). Learn more about our commitment to Accessibility at the Sea to Sky Gondola.
Do you have an Annual Pass for sale?
Yes! Please see the Hours and Prices page for more information.
Do you have a trail map for Sea to Sky Gondola trails?
Yes, we have gone paperless and offer a trail map via our Trail Map App.
Do you accept Tourism Challenge Privilege Passes?
Yes, we accept Tourism Challenge Passes Monday to Friday (excluding holidays). Please present your 2019 Privilege Pass with proof of current employment at the ticket window.
Are drones allowed on the gondola and Sea to Sky Gondola trails?
For safety reasons drones are not allowed on the Sea to Sky Gondola property or summit tenure area.
Can you bring ski/snowboard equipment on the gondola with you?
Yes, during the winter months (conditions permitting), you are able to bring your ski/snowboard equipment up with you if you have the appropriate backcountry gear with you. Please be aware of the avalanche danger and always check current avalanche conditions.
What is your smoking policy?
The Sea to Sky Gondola and the Summit Lodge are entirely smoke and vape free. We want a smoke free experience so all guests can enjoy the fresh air. No smoking or vaping is permitted on the grounds by any guest or team member. Especially in summer months we are on high alert for forest fires and smoking is strictly prohibited.