Rafting Near Golden, BC

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Golden, British Columbia in the Kootenay Rockies  is one of the province’s most popular destinations for exciting, world-class 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. These rafting companies are all members of the The British Columbia River Outfitters 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.

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