Kananaskis River

KANANASKIS RIVER - Fabulous Family Fun. This river offers the novice a thrilling and fun intro to whitewater rafting. Winding
4 Hours
Class 4 rapids on the Horseshoe Canyon section of the Bow River with Chinook Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Horseshoe Canyon

HORSESHOE CANYON - True thrill of rapids. Exciting whitewater on the Bow River with cliff jumping for the adventurous. A
4 Hours

Kicking Horse River

KICKING HORSE RIVER - Fun full day of soaking waves. The Rockies' most thrilling whitewater rafting with Class 1-4 rapids.
9:00am, 12:30pm
4 Hours
A Little About Us


For 30+ years, we’ve been leading rafting trips down the Horseshoe and Kananaskis Rivers and have an immaculate safety record.  We’re fully committed to your safety both on and off the river with our guides that are PROAOA, First Aid, CPR & River Rescue licensed.

And we’re the closest whitewater rafting from Banff, Canmore & Calgary so you’ll spend more time on the water, and less time getting there.


Guide School on the Kananaskis River with Chinook Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Raft Guides Course

Our Raft Guides Course is coming up from Monday 18 May – Wednesday 27 May 2020. Don’t miss out, leave your desk job behind and
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Dabbing fun on the Horseshoe Canyon with Chinook Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Team Building & Groups

If you are planning a staff incentive trip or meeting retreat, whitewater rafting in Banff offers an exciting opportunity.

Children love the Kananaskis River rapids with Chinook Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Deals & Specials

Is it one of the kids birthdays? Booking a group larger than 9 people? We have a variety of specials you can benefit from.

Thank you for supporting Chinook Rafting in the Canadian Rockies

Great Careers

Looking for an exciting career this summer? Why not spend it outdoors working with the fun and talented team behind Chinook Rafting!


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