Kootenay River Runners raft on 3 of the best white water rivers in British Columbia and Alberta. Our trips offer trips from mild to wild, the perfect white water rafting experience for any outdoor adventure enthusiast. Whether you are looking for a fun filled family rafting trip on the Kootenay River near Radium, BC; or a short but sweet, exciting rafting adventure on the Toby Creek in Panorama BC, or a high-adventure, adrenaline pumping, white water rafting challenge on the Kicking Horse River near Golden, BC. We have the perfect trip for you and your family.
Toby Creek, carving a turquoise ribbon through mountain wilderness and snow capped mountains, was born from the highest glaciers of the Purcell Mountains. This river is home to spectacular views and offers up thrilling white water rafting and family fun. Ideal for the young – and the young at heart – this river is great for first timers, or seasoned whitewater rafting veterans. These trips are based out of Panorama Mountain Village, located just 40 minutes from both Fairmont and Radium Hot Springs and 20 minutes from Invermere.
Raft your way to the remote heart of the Canadian Rockies on this unique and fun family adventure. Enjoy the spirited class 2 and 3 whitewater, exquisite Rocky Mountain scenery and the chance to see wildlife up close. Half day and full day trips leave from the Kootenay River Runners main office in Radium Hot Springs, located in southern British Columbia. It’s a scenic and easy drive from Banff or Lake Louise, Alberta and a short drive from Fairmont Hot Springs and Invermere, British Columbia. The Kootenay River boasts some of the best family rafting in British Columbia!
Acclimatize in the Upper Canyon before crashing through the Class 3 and 4 rapids of the beautiful and wild Kicking Horse river. To maximize your Canadian whitewater rafting adventure may we suggest rafting the Middle Canyon twice?! the Ultimate Trip provides you with another round of whitewater thrills and chills. You’ll understand how rapids like Shotgun, Double Trouble, Watchman’s Rapid and Rip Tide got their names! Our Kicking Horse River Basecamp is an easy drive from Calgary, Banff, Lake Louise, Alberta and Golden, BC.