We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cheakamus Family Adventure

Select Date and Travellers
US$ 96.30
2 travellers
    What to Expect
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Squamish Rafting Company, 40446 Government Rd, Squamish, BC V8B 0P9, Canada

    Transport from Squamish and Whistler are provided free of charge. If you would like transport from Vancouver, it can be arranged for $35.

    The tour begins at our raft base at 8:45am where you will check in and fill out our paperwork. Once everyone is at the base, you will be introduced to our guides and given time to change into your wetsuits provided. The busses will then be loaded and the ride to the river will take about a half hour. On the ride, you will be given a safety briefing and some information on the river.

    At the put in, as the guides get the rafts and gear ready, the driver will help you get suited up in your safety equipment- making sure it all fits properly. From there- it's time for some fun! Cruise along the Cheakamus River enjoying the beautiful Paradise Valley from a unique vantage point. There will be tons of laughter and excitement as you bounce through the rapids and moving water. Part way along, you will stop for a break and enjoy a picnic lunch prepared by your guides. After that, it's back on the river for the rest of the trip.

    Once you reach the end of the river, the bus will be loaded and the driver will take you back to the base to dry off and change. Say goodbye to your new friends from there and enjoy professional photos taken throughout the day.

    Duration: 4 hours
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    40446 Government Rd, Squamish, BC V8B 0P9, Canada

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Whistler Pick Ups
    - 8:10am Four Season Resort / Upper Village
    - 8:15am Fairmont Chateau Whistler / Upper Village
    - 8:25am Gateway Bus Loop / Main Village (4230 Gateway Drive, Whistler)
    - 8:35pm Creekside Greyhound Station / Creekside

    Vancouver Pick Ups with additional charge upon request.
    Departure Time
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Free pickup and drop-off from Squamish/Whistler
    • All wetsuits and safety equipment
    • Picnic lunch
    • Drinks
    • Driver/guide
    • Professional photographer
    • Lunch
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Entry/Admission - Squamish Rafting Company
    • Pickup and drop off from Vancouver $35
    • Gratuities
    • Photo Package
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age/weight is 5 years/50lbs
    • Bring a bathing suit and towel
    • Bring waterproof camera if you have one
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Please also advise us of where you need to be picked up (Squamish, Whistler, Vancouver)
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    Reviews (49)
    There are newer reviews for Cheakamus Family Adventure
    See the most recent reviews
    Filter reviews
    47 results
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Traveller rating
    Show reviews that mention
    All reviews rafting trip great family guide rachel the river whole family lots of fun fantastic experience getting wet couldn t hummus great job of keeping brownie super fun white water rafting activity rapids picnic
    Selected filters
    Updating list...
    11 - 15 of 47 reviews
    Reviewed 1 August 2019

    I struggled to find an activity in Whistler/Squamish that our whole family can participate and finally got introduced to the Squamish Rafting. The 40 minutes drive from Whistler is a minus, but afterwards, everything else are pluses. Richard on our boat is a great and...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Tom C
    Reviewed 1 August 2019 via mobile

    We had a great time with the kids here. If your kids are under the 80 lb threshold for some of the other more intense rafting tours this is, I believe, the only place that also offers a tour with great class 1-2 rapids that...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Cally1996
    squmaishrafting, Guest Services Agent at Squamish Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2019

    Thank you so much for the 5 star review! We pride ourselves in offering great tours suited to all ages and keeping everyone excited and engaged out on the river. I'm glad Rachel was able to provide this experience for you. Hopefully we can host...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2019 via mobile

    i got rafting news from some app, the rafting so much fun! the stuff are very nice! special our team tour Dave😁😁😁👍🏿

    Thank anniejoe16
    squmaishrafting, Guest Relations Manager at Squamish Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2019

    Hi Annie! We are glad you had great time out there yesterday! Dave is such an awesome guide and always makes everyone laugh! We hope your group comes back again for another adventure!

    Reviewed 29 July 2019

    Not only did we ride some small rapids, we also had a chance to play in the water and even to jump off a ledge into the water! Great and helpful guides!

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank LolafromNola
    squmaishrafting, Front Office Manager at Squamish Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2019

    We are glad to hear you had lots of fun out there!! The water is pretty chilly but you were brave to go swimming! Nice Job!

    Reviewed 29 July 2019

    Amazing family trip! Just enough white water to make it interesting, but not so much that we had to worry about falling out. Scenery was incredible, guides were knowledgable and entertaining, and weather was perfect. Thank you for a fantastic time!

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank David T
    squmaishrafting, Front Office Manager at Squamish Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

    Hi David, we are very happy to her you had an enjoyable time out on the water with us! Thank you for taking the tie to write this review and thank you very much for joining one of our experiences!!

    View more reviews
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Cheakamus Family Adventure staff and past visitors.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Key Details
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: 000-0800-100-6999