We like to thank all our Corporate Partners for their continuous support. Our partners are selected, because they are the best in the industry. All are closely involved int he snowmobile industry and offer quality snowmobile products at great prices.
Support our partners by buying their products.
|BRP is proud supplier of all our 2013 snowmobiles. Skidoo works hard to bring you not only the most fun machines, but also create machines that pass environmental noise and pollution tests. The new Sp platform and E tec motors are sensational. Check out the new 2013 Skidoo sleds at www.brp.com.|
|The MotorFist™ gear includes outerwear, mid & base layers, gloves, footwear and casual wear all designed to meet the demanding lifestyle of snowmobilers. The gear is the Best in the business, backed by awesome warranty and the reason Great Canadian Snowmobile guides wear it every day, 125 days a season. www.motorfist.com|
|HMK has been providing quality snowmobile gear from superb boots to backpacks, gloves and outdoor gear for years. Made by sledders for sledders. A quality HMK pack is included in all or multi-day tours. www.hmkusa.com|
|Prografx is our wrap partner for all our sleds. Did you know that for less than $ 500 you can get a complete custom design wrap for your sled that makes you stand out in the crowd. The durable sled wrap looks great and provides a durable surface that protect your sleds from scratches. Cool looks and well fitted. www.prograpx.ca|
|When it comes to protecting your eyes and seeing in the worst of worst conditions, we trust the Scott Goggles and therefore ride with hem everyday. And we honestly think there's no better and more durable gloves like the Scott ones. check out www.scottusa.com.|
|Mountain Sledder Magazine is new and exciting and all about riding the deep powder and steep mountains of the west. You'll find in depth articles about the pro-rding, fun stories about awesome powder days and informative technical info on how to best prepare your sled for the steep 'n' deep. www.sleddermag.com|
|Sledders from all directions are welcomed at British Columbia finest snowmobile resort. With direct riding access to three mountains, great fireplace rooms, log chalets for all group sizes, a restaurant and Sledders Pub, fuel, workshop, guides and rentals. NEW 2013: Sled Storag. www.glacierhouse.com.|
|If you go to the north Pole (as company president Paul Hubner did) or just head out for a weekend ride on your favorite mountain, wear a pair of Baffin Boots. Great fit, maximum warmth and always comfortable, you'll find them on all our clients feet and for sale in our snow shop. www.baffin.com.|
|Trust your life to a Pieps Avalanche transceiver. With distance and direction indication, as well as the ability to cancel the signal of the first found persons, it's THE device to wear in avalanche terrain. Check out www.pieps.ca for a full line of Pieps safety equipment.|
|KTM is known for its quality enduro bikes that rule the off-road circuit and Paris-Dakar. But the guys at KTM and their world-class racers happened to love snow as well. Check out the hot KTM wrapped sleds at Great Canadian this winter. Do not only look cool, but the ride feels like a KTM bike. Does it get any better?? www.ktm.com|
|Canada's largest publication is onboard in 2013 as our media partner in the east, spreading the gospel of great mountain sledding. In depth reports on the world's best sledding spots, great sleds and more interesting articles can be found. www.snowgoercanada.com.|
|It's extreme, it's fun and entertaining. Braaap 12 brings again great sledding in the deepest powder of North America. Check out the Braaap website for a huge selection fof outstanding extreme and histric videos. www.snosled.com|
Glacier House Hotel & Resort
1870 Glacier Lane, Box 250, Revelstoke BC, Canada
North America: Toll Free 1-877-837-9594
Other: Phone 1-250-837-9594 Fax 1-250-837-9592
Where we are
Glacier House Hotel & Resort is located at the foot of Frisby Ridge, 7 kms north from Revelstoke, BC.
Among Revelstoke Hotels, Glacier House Hotel & Resort has one of the most scenic and quiet locations. Away from the hustle and bustle of the Trans Canada Highway, and the ever present railroad, Glacier House is located 7 kms (4 miles) north from the townsite on a large bench overlooking the Begbie Glacier and Mount Revelstoke National Park.
Our official address is 1870 Glacier Lane. (For Satellite navigation: 679 Westside Road)
- 10 Minutes to Revelstoke's Down town
- 20 Minutes to the Mount Revelstoke Resort ski hill
- 0 Minutes to Frisby Ridge snowmobiling and 5 minutes to Boulder Mountain Parking lot
- Direct snowmobile access to Frisby, Boulder and Turtle Mountain
- 4.5 Hours to Calgary, 6 hours to Vancouver, 2 hours to Kelowna or Kamloops airports
How to get here by Car
- From the West: On the Trans Canada Highway, turn left at the first traffic lights you encounter in Revelstoke. Follow the Westside road 7 kms to GHH&R.
- From the East: Stay on the Trans Canada Highway to the west, bypassing the Revelstoke townsite indications. Straight at the second traffic lights, go across the Columbia River Bridge and turn right at the next set of lights. Follow the Westside road 7 kms to GHH&R.
- From the South (highway 23): Follow highway 23 north till you come to the junction with the Trans Canada Highway. At the traffic lights go straight onto the Westside road. Follow the Westside road 7 kms to GHH&R.
Driving time to Revelstoke:
- Kelowna 2 hours
- Kamloops 2.5 hours
- Calgary 4.5 hours
- Vancouver 6 hours
- Seattle 8 hours
- New York 5 days or 72.3 hours non stop
Winter Highway Conditions
The mountain highways east and west from Revelstoke are susceptible to closures and poor winter conditions. We advise you to check the current road conditions at Drive BC before driving to Revelstoke. Or get an up-to-date road report at 1-800-550-4997. Please ensure your vehicle has proper winter tires or 4x4 drive.
What airport to use
We are easily reached by the major airports in Calgary, Vancouver or Seattle. From these airports direct connecting flights to the regional Kelowna airport (YLW) are offered by Alaskan Airlines, Westjet or Air Canada. From the Kelowna airport it is appr. 2 hours to Revelstoke, over well maintained roads. Transfer services from Kelowna to Revelstoke are available. Altenatively you can rent vehicles at the Kelowna airport and drive up yourself.
Traveling by Bus
Greyhound Canada offers a variety of connections from all major cities in Canada and the US to Revelstoke. Plan your trip and visit the grey dog website.
Employment opportunities at Glacier House Hotel & Resort
Every season Glacier House Hotel & Resort requieres new staff: We'are always looking for Chefs, Housekeepers, Reception, Serving staff, Bartenders & Snowmobile Guides
Find a great job in Revelstoke, seasonal and full-time Revelstoke jobs, Ski, Board and Snowmobile, Hike, Canoe and Mt Bike in Revelstoke ... and work at night or in the morning.
Working at Glacier House Hotel and Resort is great. You'll be working in a hands-on environment, where we all work together to provide exceptional services to our guests. Full-time and part-time positions are available. We provide good pay and additional benefits like outdoor adventures, staff parties and more.
Limited staff housing in the main lodge is available and we always assist our newcomers with finding suitable accommodations if you cannot stay on-site. Work hours are flexible and range from 7 am till 11/12 pm at night.
Glacier House Resort is a busy place in winter and summer and services many enthusiastic snowmobilers, skiers and international guests. Our guests are great, a lot of fun to work with and you'll do well with tips if you serve them well.
A vibrant Opportunity
The town of Revelstoke is 7 kms away and the resort is served by a well maintained paved road. Revelstoke (pop. 9000) offers a broad spectrum of services, including several good schools, a full service hospital, good shops and plenty of recreational opportunities year round.
Jobs are easily combined with skiing at Revelstoke Mountain Resort.
Revelstoke is THE hot spot now for winter sports like snowmobiling, skiing, backcountry touring and cross country skiiing.
Less known is the sensational hiking in our National Parks, great canoeing, fishing and mt Biking opportunities that are here in summer.
Glacier House Hotel and Resort has several government issued permits for Foreign workers. Foreign workers can apply with us for specific positions and foreign workers Visa are available for specific periods of 6, 12 and 24 month.
Contact Mrs. Lia Altena at Glacier House Hotel and Resort.
|Sous Chefs||Our Chefs are responsible for all aspects of Glacier House's F&B. You're a hands on person who likes to cook, but also can steer other F&B staff, put an exciting menu together, control costs and do ordering. Working with a small staff you gotta be a team player who can keep it fun, handle kitchen stress and keep it organized.||from $ 16 and up||Must have min of 4 years experience with good references. Full time and part time positions.|
|Breakfast Cook||This winter position is great for those who like to get out on the hill by lunchtime. We will train, but you must have prior cooking experience and be well organized in order to qualify for this position.||$ 13-15/ hr||Yes, you'll have to get up early, but can be snowmobiling or skiing by 11 am.|
|Room Attendent||You are a hard worker, healthy and self motivated. You are responsible for all aspects of room and facility servicing. Work in a small but fun team.||$ 11-13/hr||Full time and part-time positions avaialble.|
|Bartender/ Server||You are a friendly assertive person who knows how to serve our guests right. Must have prior serving experience and preferably a 'serve-it-right' or hospitality certificate.||$ 11-13/hr||Breakfast and evening shifts available, Full-time & part time positions.|
|Snowmobile Operation Guides||Assistant guides start in the shop and tail gun for tours, learning all aspects of guiding, terrain and operations. Lead guides are experienced snowmobile guides with specific qualifications, who lead multi-day groups in backcountry riding situations.||$ 11-13/hr
|Prior snowmobile experience is a must. Download the requirements prior to applying. (63 pdf)|
|Plow/ Backhoe Operator||Assist us in keeping the lots clean. Some HD equipment experience is preferred, but will train. Must be dependable and available on an on-call basis. Must be mechanically inclined.||$13-16/h||Part time position. Must be available during snowfalls.|
For more information on job and career opportunities contact:
Mrs. Lia Altena
Glacier House Hotel & Resort
Applications will be considered when we receive a full resume including references from you.
Welcome to Glacier House Hotel & Resort,
Glacier House Hotel & Resort is one of Revelstoke’s finest Accommodations where you enjoy the comforts of spacious fireplace rooms and log cabins, an indoor pool, hot tubs, restaurant pub and more. Glacier House’s quiet location, 5 minutes north of the town of Revelstoke, makes us an ideal hotel in Revelstoke to explore the town, Mount Revelstoke National Park or the many attarctions and natural wonders of the area.
Surrounded by the Columbia Mountains the views from Glacier House are stunning from almost all the rooms and cabins. See wildlife like bears and deer and enjoy quiet walks in nature. Revelstoke's best mountain biking, canoeing, ATV or enduro riding is right at our door step and Glacier House also offers world famous snowmobiling with direct mountain access.
Choose from single queen rooms, spacious fireplace lodge rooms or King suites with a balcony to enjoy your stay in Revelstoke BC. Best of all, it is quiet, clean and the mountain views are great.
Private Log Cabins
Our log cabins are ideal for parties of 2 to 12 people. The medium cabins offer 2 queen beds, a private deck with a great view and seating in front of the fireplace. Large cabins also offer multiple bedrooms, private hot tubs and several unitshave kitchenettes as well.
Great Facilities at Glacier House
Year-round this great revelstoke hotel offers exciting facilities. Free wifi in our lobby, a large 60ft indoor pool with hot tub and sauna, mutiple hot tub cabins and spacious grounds with kids playground and plenty of room to play volleyball, badminton or socccer. Nearby canoeing and kayaking in Lake Revelstoke and direct access to mountain biking and off road riding and ATV-ing. Mt. bikes and motorcycles can be stored safely overnight in our garage. Read more...
Food & Beverage services
Food services include the Bear Paw Bistro Restaurant, our outdoor patio, coffee bar and 'Sledders' our fireplace pub with big screen TV, pool table and more. Read more...
Revelstoke Golf, Hiking, Mt. Biking, Canoeing, ATV-ing & more
Our hotel is ideally located for your outdoor adventures in Revelstoke. 10 Minutes to the Revelstoke Pro Golf course, close to hiking in Mt Revelstoke Nat. Park or on Frisby Ridge, direct access to Revelstoke mt biking and just 3 kms to canoeing and kayaking on Lake Revelstoke. Enjoy great ATV and enduro riding right from your room, and store your ride overnight in our locked garage. Nearby swimming in the lake or local saltwater pool, makes Glacier House an ideal training location for swimmers and triathletes.
Snowmobiling, Skiing & Boarding, Snow shoeing and more
Winter offers direct snowmobile access to Frisby Ridge and Boulder mountain. Great Canadian Snowmobile Tours offers tours and rentals, avalanche gear and more, right here at Glacier House Resort. A free local ski shuttle bring you quickly to Mt. Revelstoke Resort for downhill skiing and boarding. The resort further offers free snowshoe rentals. Nordic skiiing is best at Mt. McPherson.