Great Train Robbery

Scavenger Adventure
Nelson, BC

$59 per team
Recommended team size: 2-4

Solve the clues to stop a robbery on the CPR - but work fast, you have learned it is happening tonight!

$59 per team

Recommended team
size: 2-4

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Solve clues and puzzles as a team

Scavenger hunt for clues

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Solve clues and puzzles as a team

Solve clues and puzzles

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A FUN new way to discover Nelson and its beautiful downtown

Discover hidden pathways, cool buildings and a whole lot of history as you work together to solve a series of clever clues to solve a mystery. Do you have what it takes?

Your Challenge

Alarming news - you have learned that there is to be a robbery on the CPR later today, and a train carrying local natural resources is to be hijacked! The local police have enlisted YOU to try and follow a trail of clues that will uncover WHAT is to be stolen, HOW it will be done, WHERE it will happen, and WHEN today.

Can you and your team be the heroes that can solve the mystery and stop the robbery?

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START LOCATION: Downtown Nelson
START TIME: Any day, any time
SUNDAYS/HOLIDAYS: Any day, any time
WALKING DISTANCE: 2km outdoors - please note there are lots of hills. **Extended version also available below*
CHILDREN: This adventure is excellent for families.
WHAT YOU NEED: At least one fully charged cellphone per team (we advise 2+) and footwear for walking in/around town. Dress for the weather.
AVERAGE TIME TO COMPLETE: 90 mins, plus optional breaks **Extended version also available below**
DIFFICULTY RATING: EASY - a great starter game


“Without giving away any answers...we enjoyed food, drinks and shopping at many stops.!”

– Cassidy C

“Gives you a different appreciation for the city! Would definitely recommend if you are visiting and want a fun way to see all of downtown.”

Hannah S

“The clues are tough but fair,...the whole thing was so much fun. A few of our group were actually dreading the day, and ended up so enthusiastic. Well worth the money”

Heather L


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CALL: +1 833 609 0989

OFFICE HRS: M-S 10am-6pm

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