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Athabasca Rafting & Wildlife Search Combo

Quick Details

Duration: Rafting – 2 hours | Wildlife Search – 3 hours

Adult Ages 16+
Child Ages 5-15 | Must be accompanied by an Adult

Combine Athabasca Expressway with the Wildlife Adventure of a Lifetime!

From novice to age ninety, no experience is necessary on the Athabasca River which is rich with historical references and scenic beauty. The calm, flowing stretches are peppered with small but splashy rapids. This is the ideal river for timid first timers and families with young children.

Relax and watch the wild go by on a Wildlife Search: Jasper National Park is well known for its abundant wildlife and the early morning or during the evening is ideal for viewing. This vehicle-based tour will take you to seasonal locations with the best opportunity to spot various animals such as elk, bear, moose, sheep and deer in their natural habitat. Throughout the journey, your professional local guide will passionately share the magic of Jasper’s wild side, giving you valuable insights into the challenges of managing and protecting wildlife within the National Park. We succeed in spotting wildlife on 95% of our tours. Departs daily at 8:30am or 5:30pm – allow 3 hours.

What we Provide: Licensed raft guides, self-bailing rafts, paddles, wetsuits, booties, paddle jackets, life jackets and helmets (if applicable).

What to Wear: A swimsuit or shorts under casual wear is best. Clothing worn under wetsuits gets wet, so bring a towel and warm clothes for afterwards.

Choosing a Trip

Rivers and rapids are rated on an international scale which ranges from the easiest Class 1 to the near impossible Class 6. As the numbers get higher the difficulty and excitement increase. Our goal is to provide our guests with the most enjoyable rafting experience possible.

With this in mind, the following chart will help you decide which of the trips we offer is right for you and your family.

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