WE ARE ON MOUNTAIN TIME- THE SAME TIME AS ALBERTA.
The Kootenay offers up the best family whitewater rafting trip in the Canadian Rockies. It is great for children as young as 5 and grandparents alike. We offer 2 different tours, a half day which will include morning breakfast and our full day which will include morning breakfast and a deli style lunch on the riverside.
For the Full Day Trip, we depart from our Radium Hot Springs office at 9:00am and return by 6:00pm.
For a Half Day Trip, we depart from our Radium office at 9:00am and return by 2:30pm.
4987 Hwy # 93
Radium Hot Springs, BC
Directions from Banff
- Allow 1.45 hours for drive.
- Drive west on Hwy# 1 to Junction of Hwy # 93 Radium Hot Springs.
- You’ll drive through Kootenay National Park, After passing the west gate of Kootenay Park, drive another 1 Km.
- Turn right at the Kootenay River Runners sign (the office is across from the Gateway Motel).
Directions from Panorama
- Drive down the hill towards Invermere.
- Turn left towards Hwy.#95.
- Follow road to Hwy#95.
- Turn left at lights.
- In Radium, turn right at 4- way stop.
- Drive 0.5km to Kootenay River Runners office on left.
Kootenay River Runners go to great efforts to ensure a safe trip! However, due to the nature of the sport neither company, owner or personnel shall be held responsible for any damages, injuries, losses, delays or expenses occurred whilst on excursion whether this be to person or property.
Please arrive at the office no later than 8.30am! All excursions require a Release of Liability waiver to be signed before departure therefore you want to ensure you have time to get this done. All participants under 19 years must have a Release of Liability form signed by a parent or legal guardian
Minimum number of rafters required for each trip.
Please dress appropriately for the weather. Our mountain weather is changeable so bring a warm fleece jacket/sweater as well as sun hats and sun screen. Smaller children will need swim suits to wear under the wet suits. Do not bring jewellery or valuables.
We have a 48 hour cancellation policy for full refund. No refund will be given within 48 hours of the trip. For groups of 10 or more, no refund will be given within 5 days of the trip. In the unlikely event that Kootenay River Runners must cancel a trip due to conditions beyond our control, alternate dates or full refunds will be given as preferred.
Please call our office on 1800-599-4399 if you are running late.