Conquer The Kicking Horse With Hydra River Guides
Join Hydra River Guides for an epic adventure
Summer is here, are you ready for your next big adventure? Every year, hundreds of rafters descend upon the Kicking Horse River to take advantage of world-class rapids, incredible scenery and an adventure like no other. Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies in Golden, BC, Hydra River Guides is just 90 minutes away from Banff, Alberta and is the closest tour company to the river. Learn more about the infamous Kicking Horse, as well as rafting with Hydra below.
Welcome to The Kicking Horse
Rushing rapids, crystal blue waters and plenty of action waiting to be had. The Kicking Horse River is a natural playground unlike no other and is a wonder to behold. As a premier destination for rafters, kayakers, and adventurers of all levels, the Kicking Horse is the perfect destination to take in the beauty of the Rocky Mountains while satisfying your inner adrenaline junkie.
Full Of History
Located in Yoho National Park the Kicking Horse River is steeped in Canadian History. This world-class river is named after a particularly feisty horse on the Palliser Expedition in 1958. With over 22 km of class 1-4 rapids teaming with life, the river is full of thrills just waiting to be explored. Grab your paddle, and let’s go!
Adventure Fit For The Whole Family
Whether you’re a first-time rafter or know your way around the boat, Hydra’s team of guides are here to help you make the most of your time on the water. Hydra River Guides offers great trips for rafters of all experience levels. From the popular Kicking Horse Classic to the gentler waters of our Mild tour (perfect for little ones!), many of our trips include delicious lunches to help keep you fuelled as you conquer the wilderness.
Suit up and prepare to make a splash while taking in unparalleled views of the Rocky Mountains! Learn more by viewing our rafting expeditions, or by contacting our team today!