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Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours

612 7 Street North, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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Rafting Adventure on the Kicking Horse River
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For over 35 years Glacier Raft Company has been providing white water rafting trips on the Kicking Horse, and other beautiful rivers around Golden B.C. We love the water and the thrill it provides and we want to share it with you! This is your life. Live an Adventure.
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“the river” (246 reviews)
“helicopter ride” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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612 7 Street North, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H0, Canada
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"the kicking horse river"
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"the river"
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"helicopter ride"
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"steak"
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"white water"
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"lower canyon"
in 61 reviews
"family adventure"
in 14 reviews
"super fun"
in 28 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 33 reviews
"next year"
in 34 reviews
"wet suits"
in 19 reviews
"these guys"
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"great adventure"
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"bbq lunch"
in 24 reviews
"class rapids"
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"lower section"
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"sense of humour"
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We signed up or the family adventure and from the first phone call to the last interaction it was a fantastic experience. All of the guides were very personable and extremely friendly. It showed that they loved what they were doing. Our guide, Mike, was...More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your review! We are glad you had a great experience and enjoyed your trip with us. The Golden area as well as much of BC has been under a complete fire ban for the majority of the summer. It's been a very dry,...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We booked the White Water Discovery Tour, which started at 10am with some basic information. After that, we hopped on the bus that brought us to the Upper Canyon. Here, we got a safety instruction. The guide was very professional and explained everything in detail....More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Awesome! Thanks for sharing your experience! We are so glad you had a great day with us. Alex will be really happy to hear your comments as well. We have a great team and our guides definitely love what they do, we are glad it...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had a great day rafting. Everything was perfectly organized and the staff was helpful, friendly and professional. Rafting was a lot of fun, and we can absolutely recommend the Glacier Raft Company!

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your recommendation, we really appreciate it! We are so happy you had an awesome day! We have a pretty great team and we are glad you enjoyed your experience with us. Cheers from all of us here at Glacier.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Enjoyed the trip. The explanation from guide was very good and one step ahead. Definitely I will recomand to my friends.

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Thanks for your review! We're glad you had an awesome day with us. Thank you for the recommendation as well, we really appreciate it! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Had a great full-day rafting session with Glacier on August 18, 2017. Gave us all the tips and equipment we needed, lots of instructions so you know exactly what to do. Morning rafting is quite mellow, and all the larger more exciting rapids come after...More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for your review! We're glad you had a great trip with us and we'll be sure to let Darren know your comments as well! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

My mom and I came here aug 2017 for the 4pm run and had a total blast! The guides really talked up the 4pm run because of the small group we went with (10 guests, 2 guides, 2 rafts) and I would definitely agree with...More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for the great review and the recommendation, we really appreciate it! We are so happy you enjoyed your afternoon trip with us. We hope you enjoyed your dinner as well! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I signed up for the discovery tour. Our guide was Saxon. In the morning we were kitted out with all the clothing we would need to keep warm (it was pretty chilly), got on a bus to the start and had a...More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience! Sounds like you had an awesome day and we are happy to hear it! Saxon will be happy/embarrassed to hear you comments as well! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had such a great time and loved getting Oakes by that icy glacier water. Our raft guide was hilarious and very helpful.

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for your review! We are glad you had a great day and enjoyed the cool splashes! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

This was our families fifth rafting experience. all with different companies. We were surprised by the amount of organization the Glacier company had going for it. Suiting up on site was extremely handy and you didn't feel sad about leaving behind your cameras as the...More

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for sharing your experience! We're so happy you had an awesome day with us. We look forward to having you back to raft the lower canyon! Cheers from the Glacier crew.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Another great time in the river... never a bad expiring here..never...awesome guides awesome owners ..killa white water.. quill be comming again...for I think the 8th time now...

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GlacierRaft, Manager at Glacier Raft Company - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thanks for your review! We're stoked you had a great day with us and we look forward to seeing you for your next trip! Cheers from all of us here at Glacier.

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