This overlooked region boasts stunning scenery and outdoor fun aplenty
Let’s get one thing clear: you’re going to get soaked. And you’re going to love it. The rush of whitewater rafting is the good kind of terrifying. Plus, for newbies and kids, there are calmer routes with just enough excitement to make every rollercoaster seem as tame as a swing set.
• Milder: The rivers are more intense in late spring and early summer, so book later in the season for delightful thrills with fewer spills.
• Wilder: Battle Class 3 or 4 rapids with a seasoned guide on a daytrip down a mountain river. Camp overnight for back-to-back rafting days.
This 3-night independent trip includes return VIA Rail economy class seats from Edmonton to Jasper, accommodation, and 2 of the following activities; Jasper SkyTram elevation pass with breakfast, afternoon float trip on the Athabasca River, 1 hour driver-guided luxury motorcycle side car tour, Mount Edith Cavell hike, whitewater rafting excursion.
Hit all the big rapids of the Upper Red Deer River with Hunter Valley Adventures! Meet at camp. Spend approximately 2 1/2 hours experiencing some of the best white water in Alberta. Trip ends back at camp. Min. age 10 years old. GST Included. See you on the river!
Experience exciting whitewater thrills, big waves and spectacular scenery on a two-hour rafting ride with Chinook Rafting. Located 45 minutes from Calgary and Banff, these class 3-4 rapids are perfect for thrill-seeking adventure lovers. Save 10% by using coupon code ONLINE2SAVE and booking online seven days or more in advance.
Pursuit Adventures offers small group experiences throughout Central Alberta. As an independent, locally owned tour company established in 2010, their goal is to inspire you to play outside and help you experience your adventure so that you can discover the food, people and natural beauty of the region. Whether it’s a winter sightseeing tour exploring the ice bubbles of Abraham Lake, heading out on a day hike away from the crowds or spending an evening snowshoeing under the stars, they’re there to help you find your adventure.
Welcome to the charming mountain town of Canmore Alberta. Located 100 km west of Calgary along the eastern boarder of Banff National Park, Canmore offers visitors a large variety of adventure and urban activities for all ages and abilities. Loaded with fantastic restaurants, pubs, hotels, shops and galleries, you will never be more than a quick walk to an amazing experience. At Tour Canmore, they can pair your expectations and abilities with the perfect activity and get you on your way to building life long memories. Visit us downtown and let us work for you!
Wild Current Outfitters (WCO) is a travel adventure company located in the mountain town of Jasper, Alberta. They offer canoe trips on Pyramid Lake and other majestic wilderness lakes in Jasper National Park. Their goal is to exceed our guests’ expectations by offering an authentic Rocky Mountain wilderness experience which will provide lasting memories of Jasper National Park and the Canadian Rockies.No experience is necessary as this is a flat water experience so you don’t get wet, and your certified canoe guide will offer instruction on paddling as you enjoy the panoramic vistas and mountain peaks. Be sure to keep your cameras handy for the chance to observe the local wildlife including osprey, loon, muskrat, beaver, moose, black and grizzly bear, elk, deer, coyotes, and wolves. Safety equipment is provided. Their life jackets include camera pockets and guests are requested to dress for the weather based on up-to-date forecasts. They provide rain gear, gloves and toques (winter hats). Your canoe will be a five-to-eight passenger handmade cedar-strip Voyageur Canoe.