This trip starts at the base of Athabasca Falls and plunges through numerous rapids surrounded by high canyon walls. After the canyon stretch, rafters enjoy expansive views of the Athabasca Valley to the take-out. This is the ultimate family adventure — fun for adults and children alike.
Rivers and rapids are rated on an international scale that ranges from the easiest Class 1 to the near-impossible Class 6. As the numbers get higher, the difficulty and excitement increase. Our white water rafting tours range from Class 2 to Class 3+. Choose your tour and book today!
From novice to age ninety, no experience is necessary on the Athabasca River which is rich with historical references and scenic beauty.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.