Rafting In Golden, British Columbia

Golden, British Columbia is one of the province’s most popular destinations for exciting, world-class commercial rafting. From gnarly Class IV rapids on the Kicking Horse River to more mellow introductions, this area has many outfitters to choose from. Invermere, Panorama, and Radium Hot Springs are just over an hour’s drive from Golden and have even more rafting outfitters to take you on your perfect trip. The following rafting companies are all members of the The British Columbia River Outfitter’s Association, so you know their guides have met our stringent training requirements and are prepared to bring you on the adventure of a lifetime rafting in Golden, British Columbia.

Tip: Check the Kicking Horse Canyon construction schedule and Drive BC if you're planning your trip from Calgary or other points east of BC. (Links open in a new tab.)

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The Kootenay offers up the best family whitewater rafting trip in the Canadian Rockies of class II-III rapids. It is great for children as young as 5 and grandparents alike.
Glacier Raft Company has been providing white water rafting trips on the Kicking Horse River, and other beautiful rivers around Golden B.C. since 1982.
This whitewater adventure offers thrills and excitement throughout the twists and turns of the Class I – III rapids of the beautiful Toby Creek. It is great for the first time rafter or the seasoned professional. A must do for all outdoor adventure families.
Since 1992, Wild Water Adventures has offered premium quality whitewater river experiences on the famous Kicking Horse River.
ROAM Adventures has been revolutionizing adventure travel since 1986 offering bespoke adventures throughout British Columbia, the Yukon and Alaska.

Want to explore rafting outside of Golden? Use our interactive map (with filters!) to find the best rafting trip for you and your group. 


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