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Address: 138 Banff Ave | Meet behind the Mount Royal Hotel, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1A7, Canada
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Closest whitewater rafting available from Banff and Calgary. Half and Full...

Closest whitewater rafting available from Banff and Calgary. Half and Full day trips. Whether you want Mild or Wild, our fun-loving professional guides will provide you with the best whitewater rafting adventure. Perfect activity for Families (5yrs+), and Groups like Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties or your Corporate Team Building Event.

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Kananaskis River Rafting Adventure
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Great Whitewater Rafting

We did the Kananaskis River with our excellent, very experienced guide Chris B from Peterborough, GB. Starts off with a series of class 2-3 rapids and then settles into a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 July 2016
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Charlotte, North Carolina

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

We did the Kananaskis River with our excellent, very experienced guide Chris B from Peterborough, GB. Starts off with a series of class 2-3 rapids and then settles into a peaceful drift through very scenic terrain, before putting in at the lake just above the dam. Easy day trip from Calgary or Banff area.

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The Woodlands, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Dave (from Australia) was a wonderful rafting guide! We went on the afternoon trip and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. Dave was very interesting and personable. He is very knowledgable regarding the outdoors and told many interesting stories.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We have never been white water rafting before the Hydra guides were excellent! They explained everything in a great way... and made the safety part exciting to listen to... our guide Brett was excellent he was very knowledgeable and friendly. .. he gave us a great adventure to remember! We conquered the kicking horse river on our first time out!... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Our experience white water rafting was AMAZING! Dave was our tour guide for the day and he was the absolute best. He knew everything about the outdoors and could answer all of our questions! He kept us busy and laughing by telling us stories and experiences he has had traveling all over the world! The scenery was beautiful and the... More 

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Brantford, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I am not going to lie, I was very nervous but the entire staff made the experience super relaxed and made me feel completely safe at all times. Our guide was AMAZING and I loved that we also had teaching in common! She gave each person on the raft, the experience they were looking for. The knowledge and skill that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Extreme family fun! Well organised activity for all the family, equipment all in good condition, prices are reasonable for souvenirs and the USB. Our guide James was lots of fun whilst keeping our safety in mind. Thoroughly recommend.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

My husband and I have been white water rafting on many vacations and really enjoy it, so we signed up for the Horseshoe Canyon trip with Chinook on a recent visit to the Banff area. We made reservations in advance for a morning departure and ended up with enough people to fill four separate boats. Upon arrival, we were given... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

My friend and I did this together on July 13, neither of us had been before, but we both agree we'd do it again because it was such an incredible experience! Our guide was Alex, he was funny and experienced, and we had an excellent time!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is good rafting for a family. And the nature was wonderful. Thanks to our guide ADAM. He was good and knew a lot about the area. And we as a family felt safe all the time.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We had a great rafting experience on July 13th for the first time with Chinook rafting in Banff . Our guide Alex was so experienced and friendly. All plan was well organized and on time I will recommend Chinook Rafting for everyone who wants to enjoy from rafting

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