Opening date for summer 2018 is 11th May 2018

Even when we are skiing in all this amazing powder that our local ski hills in Banff are getting, we are always thinking about getting back out on our rivers. More snow means more snow melt fun! 11th May 2018 is only 3 months away – yay! We are the closest whitewater rafting to Banff, Canmore…


Father’s Day Special

Treat your Dad for Father’s Day/Week! When at least one full paying adult books, you can give your DAD a FREE rafting trip. See valid dates below. Reservations are required, just book online at and use promo code RAFTINGDAD Details: Valid for the Horseshoe Canyon and the Kananaskis River trips. Dates valid: 10th June…


Moms Raft for FREE on Mother’s Day

What do Mom’s really want for Mother’s day? the top answer is family time. So why not get the whole family together and treat your Mom (it’s FREE) during our Mother’s Day/Week deal. All Mom’s raft for FREE during the week of the 11th May to 18th May 2018, when at least one full paying adult…


Raft Guides Course

We also have our Raft Guides Course coming up, so don’t miss out, leave your desk job behind and come join us for 10 great days of fun, adventure & learning on the river. Whether you wish to be a professional raft guide or just want to improve your own personal river skills, this is…


Kananaskis River Surf Trip

Whitewater rafting and surfing combined is what we call the THE KANANASKIS RIVER SURF TRIP, a whitewater rafting trip on the Kananaskis river with added extra ‘surfs’. ‘Surfing’ is a fun technique utilized by the guides to steer the rafts back into the rapids and stay riding the waves rather than just paddling through them…


YouTube Playlist

If you want to check out the action on the our whitewater rafting trips, here are some clips on YouTube.

One of our favorites clips is this one – Chinook Rafting at 1:10secs.

If you want your clip to be added to our playlist just email


Chinook Rafting wants you to have FUN!

The hardest part about going white water rafting is choosing which river to tackle.  So, how do you choose? I would say that the one thing to remember is that the object is to have as much fun as you can, and not necessarily to see how big you can go.  It’s an idea that…


River Updates

We are getting all set for a great new season – with many of your favourite guides returning again. Please come and join us for some fun with Marshall, Rohan, Chris, Sam, Miuler, Frank, Rory & Richard. They can’t wait to share their passion with you again this year – Opening Day is May 10th.


Great Expectations

“I’ve always wanted to go white water rafting in Banff and The Canadian Rockies, so I booked myself on a Chinook tour to raft Kananaskis River. With the tour booked I was excited and ready to go.   The Half day trip started off by me being picked up in Banff by the Chinook Rafting…