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Riverside Rafting on Clearwater River in Wells Gray Park

Riverside Rafting on Clearwater River in Wells Gray Park

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Plunge into a rugged landscape of white water and wilderness with a river rafting experience in B.C.’s Wells Gray Park. Launch into the pristine Clearwater River to hit a series of exciting rapids and chutes, where explosive Class III features send up churning waves and breaking crests. Slip into the water between heart-pounding white water, and soak up the serenity of British Columbia’s stunning interior.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.68
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$105.68

Family-Friendly Whitewater Rafting

Family-Friendly Whitewater Rafting

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Get in introduction to the Clearwater River’s class I and class III rapids during this family-friendly, guided, white-water rafting tour. Adults and young kids can work together to paddle with their guide past the volcanic rocks, waterfalls, wildlife, and rugged landscape of Wells Gray Provincial Park. Enjoy this fun ride for those who want to tackle smaller rapids and take in the view.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.19
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Whitewater Rafting on Toby Creek

Whitewater Rafting on Toby Creek

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With choppy waters cascading down from high alpine glaciers above, Toby Creek offers the ideal conditions for a white-water rafting adventure. On this wet and wild tour, paddle and ride through the river’s swirling rapids and winding twists and turns with your guide—with all safety equipment included. Embrace outdoor adventure in Canada, and enjoy sweeping views over the beautiful Rockies scenery from the water.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$68.69
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$68.69
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Revelstoke Rapids

Revelstoke Rapids

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Free photos: We take photos of your group as they crash through the waves, edit them and post them online where you can download them for free! Water fights: Along with the fun rapids, we also offer exclusive super-soaker water guns. During the calm stretches of the river, we pull out the water guns and pump up the fun! There's nothing quite as satisfying as soaking your family and friends!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.02
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$101.02
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Scenic Raft Tour

Scenic Raft Tour

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This rafting trip in Canada is perfect for those wanting to stay nice and dry as they relax and enjoy all the scenic beauty that the area has to offer; therefore not a lot of specialty equipment is required. If you wish to bring along a camera or other personal items, the guide provides a dry bag in which such valuables can be stored. Every rafting company can take you down the river. What makes our trips special is our focus on the little things. Our guides are some of the best in the industry and they provide a fun atmosphere while giving information about all the local flora and fauna, the indigenous history, the frontiersmen history, and the amazing geology of Wells Gray Park.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.89
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Nahatlatch River Rafting - 24 Amazing Rapids

Nahatlatch River Rafting - 24 Amazing Rapids

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Paddle two dozen Class III and IV rapids on the Nahatlatch River during this half-day excursion. With a guide for every 4- to 8-passenger boat, this river rafting is suitable for both thrill-seekers and novices. Enjoy some of British Columbia’s best white-water action while surrounded by forests and mountains. Full-body wetsuit, booties, helmet and lifejacket are provided for safety and comfort.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.06
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Whitewater Rafting on Kootenay River - Half Day

Whitewater Rafting on Kootenay River - Half Day

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The Kootenay Half Day Trip offers our guests a family friendly, fun, and scenic adventure down the beautiful Kootenay River. With aqua blue water, never ending mountain sky lines and memories to last a lifetime. This trip is perfect for those new to whitewater rafting, or those who want to experience the water, but not big whitewater. With fun class I-III rapids this trip is beautiful and exciting all in one. Here at Kootenay River Runners we are all about having fun, but we equally focus on safety and quality. Our guides are trained thoroughly and certified in swift water rescue and wilderness first aid. They get to know the rivers inside and out so they can provide you with an experience you will be talking about for years to come. Our gear is updated regularly, not only for safety, but for the comfort of our guests too!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$97.99
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$97.99
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Fraser River Scenic Rafting Trip

Fraser River Scenic Rafting Trip

REO Rafting Resort offers a Fraser River rafting adventure for all ages with gentle rapids and great scenery. Features include several bouncy wave trains, spinning whirlpools and a hot canyon climate (30-35 C in the summer). You can cool off with a "cold shower" when your guide takes you underneath the pouring waterfall. Paddling is optional, if you want you can just sit back and enjoy the views of the Fraser Canyon's steep walls and surrounding forest. Wildlife you may see are eagles, osprey, black bear, marmots and river otters. As an added bonus you can enjoy floating in the warm Fraser River - just jump in and hold on to a rope tethered to the raft as it carries you down stream!
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.06
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$131.06
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Half Day Walk&Wade (Fly-Fishing / Spin Casting from shore)

Half Day Walk&Wade (Fly-Fishing / Spin Casting from shore)

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Fishing along the shoreline of several rivers in the stunningly beautiful Columbia River Valley. On these Walk & Wade trips you can expect detailed instruction. Demonstrating different casting methods, lure selection, and much more fishing/outdoor advice. We’ll be offering either fly-fishing or spin casting options. Walk & Wade trips will be fishing along the Columbia, Akolkolex and Eagle Rivers, depending on water conditions, and seasons. These trips will be including instruction on different fly-fishing cast, fly to use and different methods of present them, species identification, tying different fishing knots and other fishing/outdoor tips. Trips will be held on the Columbia River for the first couple months of operation. All fishing equipment necessary for the trip will be provided: tackle, rods, waders, photos / videos. A quality experience; with knowledgeable guided instruction.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$160.83
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$160.83

2-Day Fantasy Island Getaway

2-Day Fantasy Island Getaway

Immerse yourself in British Columbia’s great outdoors on this 2-day adventure from Lytton. Set up overnight camp on Fantasy Island, located in the middle of the Thompson River, and admire the majestic Black Canyon. Dig into delicious barbecue fare and share stories around a campfire under the stars. Then, spot bighorn sheep in the town of Spences Bridge, before you paddle aboard a raft back to base in Lytton. Trips depart every weekend from mid-July through Labour Day weekend in September.
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  • 2 days
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$372.49
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Full-Day Cheakamus Rafting and Sea to Sky Gondola Combo from Vancouver

Full-Day Cheakamus Rafting and Sea to Sky Gondola Combo from Vancouver

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Splash through the rapids of the Cheakamus River, paddling gentle waves between towering evergreens, on a full-day combination trip from Vancouver. You’ll travel past British Colombia’s coastal forests on the way to the river, then change into dry clothes for the Sea to Sky Gondola, where you’ll have views across Howe Sound and the mountains. This adventurous, family-friendly day is a good fit for first-time rafters, and it includes your tickets to the Sky to Sea Gondola, as well as round-trip transport from selected hotels in Vancouver.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.71
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$169.71

Squamish Scenic Twilight Float

Squamish Scenic Twilight Float

Spend a leisurely evening floating on the Lower Squamish River with this gentle adventure. The small rapids you encounter may give a few splashes, but you and your family or group will be having too much fun to care. Take in the unmatched beauty of the British Columbia landscape and revel in the colors of the sunset in the Coastal Mountains.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.85
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2-Day Camping and River-Rafting Trip in Squamish

2-Day Camping and River-Rafting Trip in Squamish

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Explore British Columbia’s rugged wilderness on this 2-day camping and river-rafting trip in Squamish. Pull on your safety gear and paddle through the Elaho River’s class III and IV rapids with your guide. Navigate wild twists and turns through Canada’s Coast Mountain range. As the sun sets and night starts to fall, pitch camp by the fireside and fall asleep under the stars. Next morning, awake to coffee and pancakes, then pack your camping kit back into your raft and paddle onward to the end of your rafting adventure.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$323.26
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Family Friendly Cheakamus Splash Rafting - Squamish Departure

Family Friendly Cheakamus Splash Rafting - Squamish Departure

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Experience the best of the rugged Canadian wilderness and indulge your sense of adventure on this 3-hour Squamish and Cheakamus River white-water rafting trip. Following a full safety briefing, pull on your helmet and safety gear, grab your paddle and hop aboard your raft. Then, challenge yourself against the swirling rapids of the mighty Cheakamus River with your guide. During your 1.5-hour descent, paddle hard through the winding turns of the class I and II rapids, and keep an eye on the riverbanks for native bears, beavers, deer and eagles.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.01
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Wet and Wild Elaho Rafting - Squamish Departure

Wet and Wild Elaho Rafting - Squamish Departure

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Enjoy hair-raising adventure in the wilds of Canada on this 5.5-hour Elaho River white-water rafting adventure from Squamish. Hop aboard your bus and travel to the banks of the Elaho River, deep in the mighty Squamish Valley. Then, pull on your safety gear, grab your paddle and take to the waves. Challenge yourself against the river’s winding twists and turns as your guide navigates you through the choppy class III-IV rapids. During your 3-hour descent, explore British Columbia’s breathtaking wilderness and watch the riverbanks for native bears, beavers and deer.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$137.38
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Full-Day White Water Rafting on Elaho River from Vancouver

Full-Day White Water Rafting on Elaho River from Vancouver

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Experience the wilderness and natural beauty of the Cost Mountain Range as you paddle down the Elaho River in Squamish, BC, during this full-day, guided, white-water rafting tour over class III and IV rapids. Gear up and climb aboard your raft with your guide and set off to see the forests, waterfalls, glaciers, and wild animals that call this place home.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$169.71
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Wet and Wild Elaho Rafting - Whistler Departure

Wet and Wild Elaho Rafting - Whistler Departure

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Conquer the rapids on this white-water rafting trip along the Elaho River in Squamish Valley. After arriving at your starting point, you’ll learn the rafting rules, techniques, and safety procedures in order to navigate the Class III and IV rapids. Along the roughly 13 miles (20 kilometers) journey through British Columbia wilderness, see old-growth forests, dormant volcanoes, glaciers, and waterfalls, as well as possibly spot local wildlife.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$137.38
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Family Friendly Cheakamus Splash Rafting - Whistler Departure

Family Friendly Cheakamus Splash Rafting - Whistler Departure

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The Cheakamus River winds through some of Squamish’s most beautiful wilderness terrain, and the powerful currents offer the perfect conditions for white-water rafting. On this tour, navigate the swirling twists and turns by raft with your guide at the helm, and experience wet and wild thrills and spills in the Canadian countryside. Your morning or afternoon tour includes all equipment plus round-trip travel from central Whistler.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.01
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3 Hour Coastal Adventure (Morning)

3 Hour Coastal Adventure (Morning)

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Tour the through the beautiful Discovery Passage and Seymour Narrows, and witness the history and beauty the coast has to offer. Common visitors on these tours are the friendly harbour seals, shy Harbour Porpoises, and the Mighty Bald Eagle. If we're lucky we will be greeted by our larger friends, such as humpbacks, orca's and pacific white-sided dolphins!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$122.69
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3-Hour Afternoon Coastal Adventure

3-Hour Afternoon Coastal Adventure

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Tour the through the beautiful Discovery Passage and Seymour Narrows, and witness the history and beauty the coast has to offer. Common visitors on these tours are the friendly harbour seals, shy Harbour Porpoises, and the Mighty Bald Eagle. If we're lucky we will be greeted by our larger friends, such as humpbacks, orca's and pacific white-sided dolphins!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.98
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Rafting Adventure on the Kicking Horse River

Rafting Adventure on the Kicking Horse River

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Experience the excitement of a whitewater rafting adventure on this guided excursion in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Choose from one of three tours, ranging from 3- to 6.5-hour trips, then ride along Kicking Horse River in Golden, British Columbia. Challenge Class III-IV rapids on a White Water Express, White Water Discovery or Ultimate Adventure. All the necessary rafting equipment, including a life jacket and helmet plus snacks and beverages, are included. A buffet lunch is provided on the White Water Adventure and Ultimate Discover tours.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$90.52
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Discovery Island Kayak Tour

Discovery Island Kayak Tour

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Discovery Island and its surrounding archipelago lies just off the coast of Victoria, but the rocky coastline makes it hard to reach. On this tour, explore the marine scenery by kayak and admire panoramic views over the Olympic Mountains. With all the necessary safety equipment included, spot native eagles, seals, and other wildlife, and embrace Canada’s great outdoors just moments from downtown Victoria.
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  • 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$188.42
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Victoria Harbour Kayak Tour

Victoria Harbour Kayak Tour

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Get a new perspective on Victoria’s beautiful, bustling harbor on a guided 3-hour kayak tour. Glide through the historic waterways in a state-of-the-art sea kayak, soaking up fantastic views of where Victoria’s stately skyline meets the harbor’s wild aquatic landscape. As you paddle, join the local traffic of seaplane, ferries and whale-watching boats, and keep an eye out for native wildlife like river otters and harbor seals.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$67.01
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Fishing Adventure in Whistler

Fishing Adventure in Whistler

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Whistler has some awesome fishing opportunities in British Columbia and this tour takes you to a spot popular with locals. Get suited up in waders and boots, choose between spin or fly fishing, and set out around the creeks and riversides with a local guide. Depending on the time of year, try your luck fishing for wild rainbow trout, salmon, and bull trout.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$144.66
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