Kananaskis Whitewater Rafting

Winding through the picturesque landscape of Kananaskis Country, the Kananaskis River is a great whitewater experience for families or as a group outing.

This unique activity treats you to spectacular views of the front ranges of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Offering novice rafters a thrilling and fun introduction to whitewater rafting.

Prices from
Child (Age 5-14)$65


  • A ride you won’t forget surrounded by the magnificent Rocky Mountains
  • Professional photos of you white water rafting are posted for free
  • Your trip includes a scenic float to the finish where you can swim and splash in the water
  • Light snack and refreshment included

Departure Times

10 May – 15 September Daily 1:30 – 5:30 PM
  • Transportation is available from Banff or Canmore for $10
  • Transportation option departs Banff at 12:45 PM from the parking lot behind the Mount Royal Hotel
  • For rafting with no transportation, guests are asked to meet at the Chinook Rafting base at the Nakoda Lakeside Lodge
  • Participants must be a minimum of 5 years of age and 40lbs.
  • All river gear is provided, please bring a swim sit and towel, bag, and extra layers to warm up after the tour.
  • The Kananaskis River is rated as Class I to III whitewater.
  • Tour lasts approximately 1.5 to 2 hours on the Kananaskis River

Questions? Contact our Local Experts

A member of our team will respond within 24 hours (weekdays) and 48 hours (weekends).

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