A half-day whitewater tour that offers adventure lovers rafting thrills and excitement close to Banff, Canmore and Calgary. The Horseshoe Canyon section offers spectacular scenery, big waves and up to Grade IV whitewater. Experience a sense of remoteness while you raft your way through shale canyons and awesome whitewater.
1.5 to 2 hour rafting adventure, with an optional swim at the end
All necessary equipment (wetsuits, lifejacket, helmet, rainjacket, wetsuit booties and gloves)
Free photos of your rafting adventure available online
Professional river guide on each raft
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Food and drink
Any other personal expense
Any kind of insurance
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
Minimum age is 12 years old. Minimum weight is 90 pounds. Maximum weight is 350 pounds.
Not recommended for pregnant women.
Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions.
All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking.
Most travellers can participate
Guests are required to bring a face mask with them to wear on the bus.
This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Please note that this tour requires a minimum of 8 participants. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
A waiver must be completed prior to the trip. In addition, a Parental Consent form must be completed by the parent or legal guardian of any child under the age of 18 years prior to arrival at the riverbase.
Please book at least 3 days in advance.
Opening and closing dates are subject to supplier change.
Please provide accurate and complete information (Name, gender, adult / child, copy of passport and contact information) when booking a tour to avoid errors that would affect your travel. If you cause a delay or cause losses due to missing or inaccurate information, you will be held responsible.
It is strongly recommended that you purchase travel insurance for your personal benefit.
Westar Travel is not responsible for any transportation cancellations or delays, climate change, or any other travel safety issues within the trip that are caused by circumstances not under our company’s control.