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Half-Day Kicking Horse River White-water Rafting Adventure

Highlights
  • White-water rafting tour on the Kicking Horse River
  • Steer your raft through the white-water currents of the Kicking Horse River with your guide
  • Enjoy fine views over the riverbanks and canyon scenery
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Half-Day Kicking Horse River White-water Rafting Adventure
From USD 77.51
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11:45am Half Day Rafting TripMost Popular
Arrive at our office at 11:45AM
USD 77.51
10:45am Half Day Rafting Trip
Arrive at our office at 10:45am
USD 85.33
4:15pm Half Day Rafting Trip
This trip departs at 4:45pm - please arrive at 4:15pm
USD 85.33
Overview
Navigate the swirling class III and IV rapids of the Kicking Horse River on this adventurous rafting tour in Canada.  Hop aboard your raft with your guide and paddle hard along the Kicking Horse River’s middle canyon. Feel the spray in your face as you explore the 7-mile (12-kilometer) stretch of water, and test your skills against the powerful current. With your guide at the helm, enjoy adrenaline-fueled adventure and admire sweeping views over the rugged valley scenery.
What to Expect

This rafting excursion in the afternoon offers just the right amount of adventure for those who don’t need the full-day experience of the Kicking Horse Classic.

Depart from the Alpine Rafting Office at 12:15pm. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the trip departure time. During the summer season, this trip also departs on Saturdays at 11:15am.

After a safety briefing, make your way to the water. Then take on 7 miles (12 km) of the Middle Canyon on the Kicking Horse, where you’ll experience Class 3 and Class 4 rapids. Whether you’re new to rafting or an experienced pro, this tour provides a taste of the amazing scenery and adrenaline-fueled white water of these Canadian rapids.

You'll return to the Alpine Rafting Office approximately 3 hours later. As an added bonus, digital  photos from your day of rafting will be available to at no charge!

All equipment is provided to get you all setup for a day out on the water - including a wetsuit, neoprene boots, goretex spray jacket, life jacket and helmet. Neoprene gloves are also available onboard for your comfort. However, you may want to bring a fleece or wool sweater to wear as an extra layer of warmth on top of the wetsuit but underneath the spray jacket. 

Write a ReviewReviews (25)

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Amazing bucket list experience!

This was one of the highlights of our road trip around BC and the Rockies. The staff were excellent and made the nervous of our group feel at ease. We wish we did the full day rafting now because it was so much fun! Would...More

Thank browniemcg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Definitely worth the visit

Despite the cold weather and extreme smoke, the half day rafting was a blast, the tour guides were so friendly and made the rafting still a lot of fun! Highly recommend!

Thank staceywandzura
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Almost perfect!

Family of four(teenagers), great experience from the moment we entered the building to check in. Clearly safety is main priority with this company! Wonderful guide on the river and on the bus from the river. Family agreed that we should have done the all day...More

Thank Angela P
AlpineRafting, Front Office Manager at Alpine Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so chuffed to hear that you had such a great experience with us. Safety is always our number one concern, and fun is what we strive for. Thank you for your review and we hope you can join us again soon for a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
The Ragin Agin seniors had a blast!

We are a group of three American couples visiting the Canadian Rockies for the first time. Alpine Rafting Co. Was a hi-light of our trip. Everyone at the company was fun and yet covered all the basics for safety and put us at ease for...More

Thank coleen55
AlpineRafting, Front Office Manager at Alpine Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are stoked you had a blast with Alpine, highlight of your trip is the best compliment! The Kicking Horse certainly has a lot of offer for beauty and it is great to hear you got time to enjoy it. Thank you from the team...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great day for the kids!!

Alpine does a fantasitc job! We had an amazing time rafting down the Kicking Horse with spectacular views. The guides are professional and pleasent to spend a day on the water. Mike gave the kids a ride they will remember for a lifetime! Keep up...More

Thank Jay W
AlpineRafting, General Manager at Alpine Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the amazing review! We love having kids come out on the river with us!! Hopefully you can make this a family outing for years to come.

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