About US

West Kootenay Adventure Tours

Come DISCOVER all of what the West Kootenay’s has to offer. We will EXPLORE the rich and diverse landscapes of the region, which are some of the most unique in all of British Columbia. Our wide range of trips feature something for ability levels, so that you can choose your own ADVENTURE and have the most memorable trip imaginable in this wonderful part of the world.

Who We Are

We are a local based sightseeing, walking, hiking and exploring, Adventure Tour Company based in Nelson, British Columbia that operates in and around the Slocan Valley, Castlegar, Nelson and Kootenay Lake area(s). We strive on personal, small-scale tours with a maximum of 10 guests, with  a focus on local interpretation of flora, fauna and attractions as well as promoting other local tours in the area. We stop at local artisans and cafes to introduce guests to local food, services and goods and will help encourage our guests to embrace the local culture. We offer many different options so you can hike to a rewarding view or stand underneath a stunning waterfall regardless of your fitness level. Transportation will be provided with a pickup and drop off from various locations so you can sit back, relax and enjoy the adventure.

Your Guide

Allen Rollin

With over 18 years experience in the Outdoor Adventure industry, your guide and local connoisseur (Allen) has paddled, hiked, climbed, skied and explored extensively in Western Canada and has worked in the Ontario, Quebec, the Canadian Rockies, the Okanagan and has lived and guided in the West Kootenays for almost 10 years. He is also the author of a local Rock Climbing Guidebook and an avid photographer.