Let’s Kick it Up a Notch! Wild Rapids on the Kicking Horse River
Are you ready for the heart-pumping adventure of a lifetime? Not afraid to get a little wet and wild while tackling one of nature’s greatest wonders? Suit up and grab your paddle, it’s time to tackle the Kicking Horse with Hydra River Guides!
With Rafting season gearing up to start in mid-May, there’s never been a better time to take advantage of our early bird special rates (valid through March 31) and prepare for an epic excursion this summer. Banff Adventure is pleased to partner with Hydra River Guides to offer you the best access to the Kicking Horse season. Learn more about rafting the Kicking Horse with our expert guides below!
Hoping to kick things up a notch on your next visit to the Rockies? Banff National Park is the ultimate outdoor playground for adventure enthusiasts, with endless ways to get your fill of adrenaline. Charging down rushing rapids is the perfect way to combine incredible views with adventure as you paddle your way to victory, and gives you a unique chance to experience the region like never before. Hydra River Guides is located right on the banks of the Kicking Horse, giving you extra time on the water as well as the chance to enjoy their ultra-exclusive River Base complete with hot showers to warm you up upon your return.
Adventures For Everyone
Our whitewater rafting trips are suitable for rafters of all experience levels. Whether it’s your first time in a raft or you’ve seen your fair share of rapids, our skilled guides are here to make sure everyone is ready to have fun, and most importantly stay safe!
The Kicking Horse Classic is by far our most popular tour each season. Departing daily at 9:15 & 1:15 pm, this trip treats you to 2-full hours on the water, launching right from Hydra’s ultra-exclusive River Base, right on the banks of the Kicking Horse in Golden, BC.
For Afternoon Warriors
Want to finish your day with an epic adventure? The Last Waltz trip departs at 3:45 pm giving you plenty of time to enjoy the many activities in Banff National Park as well as gives you ample travel time from Banff (Golden is approximately 75 minutes away).
Join us on the river!