Rafting on the Athabasca

Description

Duration : About 3 hours
Schedule : Varies depending on the season (9:00 a.m., 12:00 or 3:30 p.m. in the summer)
Season : May 28 to September 5
Departing from : Jasper National Park


For the adventurous at heart, this white water rafting experience at the heart of Jasper National Park will create lasting memories!

Navigate 15 kilometres down the Athabasca River in a safe, secure raft, tackling numerous Class 2 white water rapids along with a few calm stretches that will allow your guide to provide commentary on the natural and cultural history of Jasper National Park. You will spend about 90 minutes on the river. Get ready to get wet in this thrilling escapade!

Incidentally, did you know that this run down the Athabasca River provides the most scenic views of the Athabasca Canyon?

Rates

Season Adult 6 to 12 yrs old 0 to 5 yrs old
2021/05/28 to 2021/09/05 $84 $42 are not accepted
2022/05/27 to 2022/09/04 $86 $43 are not accepted

* Price includes a rafting experience with a certified guide, transportation to/from the meeting point, the wet suit and life jacket as well as the applicable taxes.
* If you are looking for a more thrilling experience, you can opt for a white water rafting on Class 3 rapids (additionnal cost) on the Sunwapta River. This activity is designed for a more active clientele and good swimmers. Ask your travel agent for more information.

Location

618 Connaught Drive, Jasper, (AB)