Family-Friendly Adventures in Banff For New Canadians
New to Canada and looking for things to do while visiting Banff? Take a trip with the family and Hydra River Guides on a white water rafting adventure. If it’s your first time in Canada, then there are a lot of things to do in Banff that can help you feel like a true Canadian! Each trip includes all necessary guidance and equipment—all you need to bring is clothes you are comfortable getting wet in! We will walk you through the safety information you need to know and answer any questions that you may have before we get on the raft. If whitewater rafting in Banff is something your family is up for, keep reading to learn about our trips and package deals!
Family Fun: Whitewater Rafting Trip
Perfect for families with energetic kids ages 8-11, this 1-hour rafting experience is one of Canada’s classic things to do in Banff. This family adventure takes place in the morning, giving you a great start to the day while still having the whole day ahead of you! The Family Whitewater Rafting trip will give you a beautiful memory for you and your family to cherish for years to come. This trip is suitable for beginners at whitewater rafting, as you’ll only get a taste of the rapids but still experience this adventure as a family! Starting at just $99 per adult and $89 per kid, you can experience the thrill of whitewater rafting together.
Classic Canadian Pastimes: Horsing Around Package
Horsing Around is your way of living the authentic Canadian life for a day. It includes a 1-hour leisure ride on horseback and a 2-hour whitewater rafting tour in Banff. For all kids and adults aged 12 years and older, you can venture through the forest and the river with this package. At a total of $210 per person, come with family or friends to live for a day as a Canadian with these things to do in Banff. We recommend a change of clothes in between these two activities! If it’s your first time white water rafting in Banff, please check out our videos to know what to expect from your trip with Hydra River Guides.
Exclusively in Canada: Rafting and Golden Sky Bridge Package
Benefit from savings with the Rafting and Golden Sky Bridge package. Just $160 per person, this trip will show you the views from below and above. The Sky Bridge is an extraordinary thing to do in Banff, alongside white water rafting. If you aren’t afraid of classic rapids, you and your loved ones will thoroughly enjoy our funny and experienced guides taking you down the river. Put both the Kicking Horse River and the Golden Sky Bridge on your roster this year when you come to Banff in one easy package.
Experience the Rapids with Hydra River Guides
Let us talk to you over the phone and answer any questions you have before you book. We’d love to chat! Or, if you’re ready to book, do so through our website! We can’t wait to hit the waves with you.