Go Whitewater Rafting in Banff
on Canada’s Kicking Horse River

Experience Whitewater Adventure in the Canadian Rockies with Banff Rafting!

Whether your taste for adventure runs wild or mild, Banff Rafting has a whitewater rafting trip to suit you. For more than 20 years, we have been guiding visitors of all skill levels on single and multi-day trips along the famous Kicking Horse River, near Banff National Park and Lake Louise. Join the thousands of visitors who have trusted us to make their Banff, Alberta vacations unforgettable.

Banff Rafting offers a range of tours suited for both experienced adrenaline-junkies and reluctant rafters in search of gentle river rides. Our professional, friendly rafting guides are here to ensure you have a fun, safe journey. Equipment, location, directions – let us worry about the details. All you have to do is have fun!

Join us from mid-May to mid-September when we embark on daily adventures in Banff. Those with more time to spend in the Canadian Rockies will want to try one of our multi-day Banff-area whitewater tours for an unbeatable family vacation. Got a group? We can easily accommodate groups of 12 to 100 for a full day of rafting – perfect for businesses, schools, youth, church and social groups.

Whitewater rafting is our passion, and we love to share our knowledge with our guests. Let Banff Rafting show you the scenic beauty of the Canadian Rockies on your next Banff, Alberta vacation.

Whitewater Rafting the Kicking Horse River

Scenery, history, and adventure combine for a unforgettable ride on the Kicking Horse River. Grab a paddle and experience first-hand the premier whitewater rafting hot spot in the Banff area and the Canadian Rockies.

Plan Your Banff, Alberta Family Rafting Adventure

Let us help you to make lasting family memories with a whitewater rafting trip with Banff Rafting. Choose from some of our most popular tours, like the Whitewater Exciter or the more serene, Gentle Rafting Trip. No matter which you choose, you’re sure to make memories you’ll treasure for years to come.

Multi-Day Rafting Tours Around Banff, Alberta

Thrill-seekers with a little more time to spend in the Canadian Rockies will love our multi-day whitewater rafting trips. Choose from our Premium Rafting Package – a 2-day adventure perfect for value-minded groups or those with rafters under the age of 16 – or our Elite Rafting Package – a 2-day trip designed for those seeking some more serious rapids.

More Things to Do in Banff, Alberta

Whitewater rafting the Kicking Horse River is one of the major draws for people planning vacations to Banff, Canada. But once you’ve ridden the rapids, don’t pack up right away – there’s plenty more to see and do with Banff Rafting. Let us guide you through Banff National Park for more outdoor adventures, such as hiking, canoeing, kayaking, and mountain biking. Enjoy bird watching, wildlife viewing, or horseback riding. Or trade in hoofprints for tire treads with our ATV rentals.

Group Whitewater Rafting Tours in Banff

Whitewater Rafting with Banff Rafting is the perfect activity for groups, corporate or social. Let us help you to plan your next company trip with custom rafting itineraries and departure times. We’ll even take care of your charter transportation from Calgary and other locations. Group rates are available for groups of 8 or more rafters.

Wedding Party Whitewater Tours in Banff

Our group tours are also perfect for those planning a wedding or honeymoon in the Canadian Rockies. Bond with your bridesmaids, or entire wedding party, as you navigate some of the most scenic rapids in the Rockies. Be sure to check out our great bride and groom discounts!

Places to Stay in Alberta, Canada

You want to make sure you have the best accommodation on your Alberta Rafting vacation. Take a look at our listings in Alberta, Canada.

Overlander Mountain Lodge

JASPER, ALBERTA – Spectacular views, gourmet dining and ultra-comfortable lodging: that’s what this Canadian Rockies gem has to offer. Warm hospitality and a casual yet cozy atmosphere are combined here in a mountain setting of unique natural beauty in the middle of Jasper National Park. Chalet vacation rentals can serve as your home away from home while exploring the whitewater rafting that the park has to offer.

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Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge

JASPER, ALBERTA – Sunwapta Falls Rocky Mountain Lodge is a great choice for nature-loving whitewater rafters. Come enjoy fine dining, romance packages and complimentary holiday planning. Meet Sunwapta Sam, the 1400 lb Grizzly, a moving, talking bear that’s great for family photos. Experience the amazing wonders of a Jasper National Park.

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Johnston Canyon Resort

BANFF, ALBERTA — Planning on whitewater rafting in Banff and Lake Louise? Johnston Canyon Resort might be for you. Conveniently tucked away between world famous Banff and Lake Louise, you will find a holiday gem among Banff accommodations. Enjoy the charm and hospitality and honest values that have been our signature for over sixty years. Don’t miss your opportunity to stay here!

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Book your Banff Travel and Jasper Vacation Today!

For more fun-filled Banff activities, including rock climbing, horseback riding, and hiking, book Banff Travel or Jasper Vacations for all of your Canadian Rockies vacation needs. Call for more information: 1-888-659-3394

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