Siwash Lake Wilderness Ranch

Siwash Lake Wilderness Ranch


Interior British Columbia


Vancouver & Siwash Lake


July - October, 2021

Experience Type

Remote Luxury, Wilderness, Adventure, Ranch, Family, Active

Experience overview

Step into the true Canadian wilderness and reconnect with your inner self, loved ones and the natural world at the world-class Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort. Arrive on your private float plane then head out with your personal guide on authentic adventures which have been carefully crafted to leave families and couples feeling inspired and refreshed. This ultra-private luxury hideaway offers unexpected comforts in a remote wilderness setting and because the ranch hosts a maximum of sixteen people at a time you’ll be ensured an exclusive guest experience.


Private Float Plane

Spectacular, private float plane journeys between downtown Vancouver and Siwash Ranch

Luxurious Accommodation

Luxurious log-hewn ranch suites and glamping at the ‘star camp’

Activities in the Backcountry

Choose from an extensive variety of activities that take place in and around the ranch including canoeing, hiking, kayaking, paddleboarding, archery & bushcraft and fly fishing

SiwashSynergy™ with horses

A unique and dedicated riding adventure program amid a post-wildfire ecosystem guarantees an extraordinary horseback riding experience

Suggested Itinerary


7 Days

Best During

Late Summer

Starting From

CAD $18,000 per adult

Day 1 - Travel to Vancouver
Your journey begins with a luxury transfer to the airport and on arrival in Vancouver a private car will take you to The Fairmont Pacific Rim. Enjoy the exclusive lifestyle hotel floor where the Fairmont Gold team will greet you for a seamless check-in followed by cocktails and canapes in the lounge.

Overnight in Vancouver.
Harbour Air Seaplane over the ocean with Vancouver's Stanley Park and the setting sun behind.
Day 2 - Private Float Plane to Siwash Wilderness Resort
For the first morning of your journey The True North Collection will connect you with a hand-picked local photographer from our partners at Flytographer. This personalised photoshoot will capture some amazing memories in our beautiful city. Choose from one of the expertly curated routes for your session. Locations include atmospheric Gastown, Kitsilano Beach or amongst the living giants of Stanley Park.

This afternoon you will be escorted to the Vancouver float plane dock for your spectacular private flight to Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort. Soar over the spectacular Coast Mountain range and wilds of BC, before touch-down on remote Siwash Lake.

Following a champagne arrival and orientation at the resort, you may wish to kayak or swim before dinner. Savour hors d’oeuvres on the ranch house’s panoramic sundeck, followed by a 3 course alfresco dining experience. The evening will be topped off with live music, drinks, luxury star-gazing and treats around the campfire.

Overnight at Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort.
Outdoor glamping tent at night at the Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort
Days 3 – 5 Private Adventures at Siwash Wilderness Resort
Spend the next three days exploring the wilderness with your personal guide. There is a huge variety of signature activities to choose from, including horseback riding, all terrain archery, fly fishing, target shooting, hatchet throwing, wilderness survival, luxury stargazing, mountain biking and wild swimming. Each of the guided adventures has a strong educational component and there’s something special for all ages and ability levels. Because your guide is dedicated to your family during your stay, you can tailor the pace and duration of the activities to suit your individual needs.

You might choose to explore BC’s remote and rugged heartland on horseback. The dedicated riding adventure program, SiwashSynergy™ with Horses, is geared for novice through to expert riders. With a private guide and gorgeous horse chosen especially for you, learn western horsemanship while roaming the range at Siwash Lake.

Overnight at Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort.
Man fishing in from a small boat in front of the Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort
Day 6 – Private Float Plane to Vancouver
Enjoy breakfast at the resort, and a final chance to enjoy the ranch amenities. Board your chartered float plane and take another opportunity to see British Columbia’s spectacular rugged scenery from the air. On arrival in Vancouver, a driver will be waiting to assist you with your luggage and take you to the Fairmont Pacific Rim Gold Floor.

Overnight in Vancouver.
Day 7 – Depart from Vancouver
After breakfast in the Gold Floor lounge, we recommend you spend a leisurely morning strolling along the Vancouver harbourfront, just steps from your hotel. After check-out, you’ll be taken by private car to the Vancouver airport, in time for your flight home. We will arrange for you to be driven home in comfort.

The True North Collection Difference​

  • Door to door service for our guests
  • Private float plane journeys between Vancouver and Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort 
  • Flytographer photo session during your stay in Vancouver
  • Tailor-made wilderness experiences
  • Seamless support throughout your journey from our legendary destination specialists and concierge team
  • Hand picked suppliers and experiences from our decades of experience in Canadian travel

Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort

Box 39
70 Mile House, BC
V0K 2K0

Included in your adventure:

  • 6 nights of luxury accommodation
  • Private airport transfers between your home, airports, and hotels
  • Private float plane transfers between Vancouver and Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort
  • Flytographer photo session at a location of your choice in Vancouver
  • 2 breakfasts, canapes and desserts at the Vancouver Fairmont Pacific Rim

At Siwash Lake Wilderness Resort:

  • Authentic, off-grid ranch accommodation with twice-daily housekeeping & luxury amenities
  • Morning in-room coffee & tea service, snack bar, breakfast, lunch, hors d’oeuvres & 3-course dinner
  • Elegant alfresco dining, featuring food grown in ranch gardens & foraged from the wilds
  • Unlimited fine BC wines, premium beer & spirits, soft drinks & assorted beverages
  • Custom daily activity itinerary
  • Award-winning, dedicated horse program
  • An extensive variety of two daily, privately guided wilderness adventures with all gear & equipment
  • A private, overnight stay at the Siwash Star Camp™ (optional and only for July, August, & September bookings)
  • Full use of outdoor facilities & equipment, from dawn until dusk for a wide array of self-guided activities

About your accommodation:

Fairmont Pacific Rim: Located amidst the bustling downtown, while offering spectacular mountain and harbour views, this urban-resort features touches of art, music and fashion woven throughout, award-winning restaurants and bars, rooftop pool. We’ve included accommodation on the Gold Floor, including private check-in, dedicated concierge, Gold Floor lounge, and breakfast.

Siwash Ranch: This ultra-private hideaway at Siwash Lake, BC, is a National Geographic honored luxury guest ranch and wilderness resort offering 5-star horseback riding and eco adventures in the wilds of western Canada. This boutique resort was built in the backcountry using hand-hewn spruce logs and frontier-style white canvas, overlooking shimmering Siwash Lake. This spectacular hideaway is a lush, verdant oasis teeming with the essence of life; harmonizing with the stark black forest beyond in a magical symphony of Nature. Guest accommodations are each designed to be in synergy with this iconic, natural landscape. 5-star, Open-Air Dining focuses on organic food that is grown on the ranch and foraged from the wilds nearby. Enjoy a private alfresco dinner overlooking the lake, or a robust multi-family experience in the Ranch House dining room.

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