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Kootenay River Runners

4987 Highway 93, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1M0, Canada
+1 800-599-4399
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US$52.90*
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Whitewater Rafting on Toby Creek
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US$108.38*
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Whitewater Rafting on Kicking Horse River Including Lunch
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Kootenay River Runners raft on 3 of the best white water rivers in British Columbia and Alberta. Our trips offer trips from mild to wild, the perfect white water rafting experience for any outdoor adventure enthusiast. Whether you are looking for a fun filled family rafting trip on the Kootenay River near Radium, BC; or a short but sweet, exciting rafting adventure on the Toby Creek in Panorama BC, or a high-adventure, adrenaline pumping, white water rafting challenge on the Kicking Horse River near Golden, BC. We have the perfect trip for you and your family.
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“toby creek” (28 reviews)
“rafting trip” (24 reviews)
“half day trip” (12 reviews)
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4987 Highway 93, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of four (kids 11 and 14 years old) had a wonderful time on the Kootenay River Runners Toby Creek rafting adventure! We were all a little nervous as this was our first time rafting. However, the guides thoroughly explained what would happen and...More

Thank Bhagel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was our first time to do white water rafting. The River Runners explained rafting and its safety aspect clearly. Also made us comfortable so that our trip would be enjoyable. Curtis, our guide was very helpful and accommodating. He really took care of us....More

Thank jazzwes487
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family of four went on the full day trip on the Kootenay River. We were a little apprehensive because of the price, but it was worth every penny. The guides were friendly, funny, and knowledgeable. Our guide Mitch was terrific. This was our first...More

Thank Charlotte M
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for the great review and recommendation :) So glad to hear that your family had a great time on the full day trip! It leaves a smile on our faces when we see how happy our customers are when they come...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a 1/2 day trip for us as it was our 7 year old's first trip, and she was a little nervous. There were more people on the full day trip, which made our group smaller, but it was awesome! Zack (Ottawa Zack) was...More

Thank 1919mh
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello there, Thanks for a great review! We are glad that Zach put a huge smile on your daughters face and that you enjoyed the trip! We will pass along the great comments to Zach, and that will leave a huge smile on HIS face!...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

As a group of 9 women, we did the full day trip on the Kootenay River on Monday Aug 14th. While the weather was cool, we had an awesome day. The trip itself is beautiful, amazing scenery and very doable for rookie whitewater rafters. Our...More

Thank Mary Ann E
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello ladies! Thanks so much! That is fantastic that you enjoyed your full day on the Kootenay! There is nothing like the scenery! It makes for a great experience with awesome memories :) So glad you enjoyed the snack and lunch break as well...We will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went whitewater rafting today (Aug 15) with our 9yr old on Toby Creek. All necessary equipment provided by Kootenay. All the staff were fun with a collective great sense of humour. Our guide/boat leader Kurtis was fantastic. I would highly recommend him and Kootenay River...More

Thank CanadianTeacher1
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey there! Thanks so much for the great review and comments- We are so glad to hear you had a great experience on Toby! We will make sure we pass the review on to Kurtis and the rest of our team :) See you next...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing day of unspoiled river with rapids, scenery and a ton of fun. Warre was a super guide and the full day was the way to go. He knew so much about the river and how everyday there is something new to see. He...More

Thank Jennifer K
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey Jenn! So glad to hear you guys had such a great trip! The Kootenay is fantastic and the scenery tops the cake! So glad to hear such great comments! We will make sure we pass the comments on to Warre and the rest of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a fun experience for our group of 9. It was exciting and fun. It wasn't too scary, so it would be perfect for all ages. Our guide, Zach, was fantastic. He made it such a fun time. He is really an asset...More

Thank Rachel W
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello! Thanks so much for your kind words and comments, we are thrilled to hear you had such a great trip and experience! Our guides strive to create such great memories with our customers, we will make sure we let Zach know! Thanks again, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful experience. Mitch was very patient with the non paddlers and encouraged them to participate eventually with great vigour. A fun filled gentleman onboard made the whole trip a pleasure, even when we were being bombarded from both sides with that icy cold...More

Thank Margiegtoo
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello there, Thanks for such a great review :) We are so glad you had so much run on the Kootenay river especially with Mitch as your guide, and lots of memories were made by all! We appreciate your comments and we will be sure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have never white water rafted so we decided to take the Toby creek run. It was a great experience from the staff to the rafting itself. Staff are very upbeat young folks that make the entire trip joyful and positive. They...More

Thank bobcaygeon70
KootenayRiverRunners, Front Office Manager at Kootenay River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey there, Thanks for a great review and comments! So glad to hear that you guys had lots of fun on Toby and a memorable rafting experience :) We will make sure we pass this review on to the rest of our team! Hope to...More

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Ayira G
29 July 2017|
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Response from KootenayRiverRunners | Property representative |
Hi there, We raft on 3 rivers the Toby Creek, Kicking Horse, and Kootenay. We suggest that you can try the Kootenay river it is class 2/3 white water however it is the more calmer and milder river that we have. All ages... More
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Preston K
25 July 2017|
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Response from KootenayRiverRunners | Property representative |
Hi there, Unfortunately they are too young :( Must be 5 years old for the Kootenay river and 8 years old for Toby Creek.
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Buzzy14
18 July 2017|
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Response from KootenayRiverRunners | Property representative |
Hey there, Within 48 hours before the trip there is no cancellation fees and you will receive the full amount, anything after the 48 hours will remain. Thanks!
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