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Canyon Raft Company

Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
+1 888-423-7226
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The Best Time!!!

Fernie was put under a Fire band and everyone needed to be off the river by 1pm. Canyon Raft... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
jessiecwatson
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Coaldale, Canada
Don't miss this experience.

My wife and I brought 7 of our 11 Grandchildren ages 7 through 12 to Fernie for our 4th annual... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
266sg
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Calgary, Canada
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“cliff jumping” (12 reviews)
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Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Fernie was put under a Fire band and everyone needed to be off the river by 1pm. Canyon Raft Company phoned 2 times and left 2 emails to try to accommodate everyone. We ended up going a little bit earlier and we rafted and cliff...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

My wife and I brought 7 of our 11 Grandchildren ages 7 through 12 to Fernie for our 4th annual cousin camp. Canyon Raft Co. made an exception and allowed our 7 yr. old to go because he was eager and unafraid. This day on...More

Thank 266sg
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The Canyon Raft Company is a great outfit, organized from start to finish. I have done many rafting trips in the past, some rivers higher class rapids, however the crew makes the difference for this rafting experience. The bus was driven by the comedic, easy-going,...More

Thank digitalroc
CanyonRaftCompany, Public Relations Manager at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

First class rafting! Thank you for putting us up in the top category. We strive to be organised from start to finish, it makes your day and ours run as smoothly as possible. Lunch, obviously, takes the most organisation as it's the most important part...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My 2 boys and I just went whitewater rafting, we all had a blast! I was a little nervous to cliff dive but they were so helpful with me;)

Thank Amanda G
CanyonRaftCompany, Public Relations Manager at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

I bet you're glad you cliff dived now, there's nothing worse than a missed opportunity! What an great thing to do with your family, hopefully we'll see you again sometime!

Reviewed 23 August 2017

Rafting down the Elk River was beautiful and the guides judged the day perfectly. There were a few boats with those that were up for water fights, leaping out at every (safe) opportunity and cliff jumping, then there were those of us who wanted to...More

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CanyonRaftCompany, Public Relations Manager at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Let's start with Blair's terrible jokes... Now we've been searching for some new material for quite some time now and it's proving to be very difficult to find witty and original rafting related jokes. As you said, we could use some help! A deer and...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This was my first time rafting and the first for my two young children as well. What a wonderful experience! Heather was such a wonderful, informative and experienced guide. She made us feel so safe and welcomed. The mid way snack was delicious, especially those...More

Thank iansC2603BP
CanyonRaftCompany, Public Relations Manager at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Sounds like you had a lovely journey down the Elk River, no surprises there! And yes, those brownies are certainly a highlight. We have to ensure everyone's energy levels are maintained! Thank you for the lovely review, we will pass on your praise to Heather....More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

What an amazing trip! Everything was well planned and organized from the moment we arrived at the pick up point. Blair and his crew were respectful, patient, knowledgeable and fun. The lunch was over the top. Being environmentally conscious, I was prepping myself for the...More

Thank mjshepherd1
CanyonRaftCompany, Owner at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

We definitely pride ourselves on the lunch and being environmentally conscious, happy you noticed! After all, our raft trips would not be possible without the beautiful environment we travel through. Paul has been guiding with us for many years, making him an expert at splash...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect day on the Elk River with Blair and his team. After an easy suit-up (in provided helmets, wet suits and spray jackets) we trekked down to the river to meet all the guides and have a safety briefing. Safety is stressed in an upbeat...More

Thank Amy K
CanyonRaftCompany, Owner at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Best day of your vacation! That's what we like to hear! Yes, Jacob is an excellent guide. We hope he will be joining us for many more adventure filled summers. Congratulations on the jump! Lucky you didn't have a change of heart, it's definitely more...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

The staff, the location, the food, the guiding, everything was fantastic! We have done river rafting before in other places, but this was by far the best. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable, professional, made sure everyone was safe and had fun. My kids loved it!...More

Thank Keira R
CanyonRaftCompany, Owner at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks for the review Keira! We are glad you had such a great time on the river with us. We look forward to seeing you again on the water!

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We ran the lower canyon with Canyon Raft Company two years ago. When our daughter decided to visit us, we tried to come up with fun adventures we could share with her. Top of our list - another run down the Elk River. We got...More

Thank Joe P
CanyonRaftCompany, Owner at Canyon Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Great! Glad you had such a good trip with us - twice so far! We look forward to seeing you again on the water!

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266sg
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I'm not sure if the Canyon raft company have an age limit but I can assure you that the staff are exemplary when it comes to proper safety procedures. We approached the raft trip with some trepidation but our concerns proved... More
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