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The best mountain biking trails in Golden

All of us at Hydra River Guides love mountain biking and feel so lucky to be able to ride all the amazing trails Golden has to offer. This is a list of some of our favourites from intese downhill from the top of Mount Seven to a bit more mellow cross country!

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The best mountain biking trails in Golden
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The best things to see and do between Banff and Golden

We have chosen some of our favourite hikes to do and lakes to visit between Banff and Golden. They range from a short easy walks to longer hikes into the alpine. We also think a rafting trip a great way to see stunning scenery, and enjoy some of the best and most thrilling white water rafting in all of Canada! There are so many sights to see and attractions to enjoy if you're planning a trip through the Canadian Rockies, and we hope this list of some of our favourites spots between Banff and Golden, has helped

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The best things to see and do between Banff and Golden
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Fun activities for you to try in Banff, Canmore and Golden

We have put together a list of some of our favorite fun and adventure-filled activities for you to try in Banff, Canmore and Golden. Combine a Kicking Horse rafting trip with a horseback ride, gondola ride, canoe or an ATV tour. The possibilities for fun are endless! 

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Fun activities for you to try in Banff, Canmore and Golden
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Reasons to conquer the Kicking Horse this Summer

Are you and the family planning a trip to the Rockies this summer? Whether you’re visiting for the weekend or planning on staying for an extended period of time, Canada’s biggest playground has no shortage of ways to explore and create the adventure of a lifetime. At Hydra River Guides we’re proud to welcome you to our beautiful backyard, and help you discover all of the wonders that the Rockies have to offer! Whether you’re a thrill-seeker looking to satisfy your thirst for adrenaline, or are looking to relax and unwind with the whole family, you can count on us to have you covered!

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Reasons to conquer the Kicking Horse this Summer
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What You Need to Know About ATVing in Golden

Machines, mountains and beautiful views are what you'll experience on an ATV tour in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Go further up into the mountains and discover areas that are out of reach on foot with excursions that last from 2-5 hours. Here are some tips you should keep in mind on an ATV tour in Golden.

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What You Need to Know About ATVing in Golden
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It’s Time To Make A Splash! Whitewater Rafting With Hydra River Guides

Are you ready to get wet and wild? If you’re in search of your next big adventure in the great outdoors, there’s no better way to experience the Rockies than a day on the infamous Kicking Horse River. Hydra River Guides offers you the very best all-access pass to some of the best whitewater rapids North America has to offer. Learn more about rafting the Kicking Horse with our expert guides, including our trips below!

Thrill Pumping Adventure

Hoping to kick things up a notch on your next mountain getaway? Banff National Park is the ultimate outdoor playground, full of different ways to explore and connect with the incredible beauty that surrounds the area. For those who can’t get enough of heart-pumping action, charging down rushing rapids is the perfect way to combine incredible views with adventure as you paddle your way to victory. As the company located closest to the entry point of the Kicking Horse, rafting with Hydra River Guides means you’ll get more time on the water, while also enjoying the luxury of Hydra’s ultra-exclusive River Base. Suit up in style and grab your paddle, because it’s time to take Mother Nature like never before!

Adventures For Everyone

Our whitewater rafting trips are suitable for rafters of all experience levels, with each tour being guided down the river by one of our seasoned experts. Whether it’s your first time in a raft our you’ve seen your fair share of rapids, we’re here to make sure everyone is ready to have fun, and most importantly stay safe! Our tours include:

The Early Bird Gets The Best Waves…

Want to start off your day with an adrenaline rush? Our Morning Classic trip departs bright and early at 9:30 am. With 2 hours on the water and plenty of training to help you tackle the waves with confidence, there’s never been a better way to kick off the morning!

The OG

The Kicking Horse Classic is by far our most popular tour each season. Departing daily at 1:30 pm, this trip treats you to 2-full hours on the water, river gear and launches right from the banks of the Kicking Horser River

Ready to experience the Rockies like never before? What are you waiting for! Contact Hydra River Guides to learn more today!

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It’s Time To Make A Splash! Whitewater Rafting With Hydra River Guides
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Thrill Seekers Wanted

Heart pumping, skin rippling, grin-inducing adventure: Adrenaline Junkies, you’ve found your next destination! Nestled in the Rocky Mountains, Banff is a thrill seeker's paradise. At Hydra River Guides, we understand that sometimes the beaten path needs to be left behind. That’s why we’re proud to offer several activities and packages aimed at capturing the full excitement that the Rockies have to offer. There’s no better way to experience nature than by getting up close and personal. Read on to learn about three adrenaline pumping activities that can help you get the most out of your time in the mountains.

 

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Thrill Seekers Wanted