Raft guide Brian, and his new friends
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2.5-Hour Jasper Park Rafting Trip

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From US$ 51 per person

Key Details

Tour Duration
2.5 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Instant Confirmation
Live Guide
English
Starting Times
  • 12:00 PM

Hotel Pick-up

Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Jasper and Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is available on request.

Highlights

  • Experience a wilderness rafting adventure down Jasper National Park’s Athabasca River
  • Sit back and enjoy the spectacular scenery park scenery while your guides do the rowing
  • Travel in a specially designed, safe and comfortable 25-foot oar-driven raft
  • Learn about the natural wonders and wildlife of Canadian Rockies from you National Park guide

Overview

Take a fun and scenic trip down the Athabasca River in Jasper National Park. This guided rafting tour is suitable for all ages. Sit back and relax as your guide does the rowing and tells you about points of interest.

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What to Expect

Relax and enjoy an afternoon that you'll never forget. This is a true Canadian outdoor experience.

Take a fun and scenic trip down the Athabasca River, a designated Canadian Heritage River.A National Park-licensed guide will provide commentary on the human and natural history of Jasper while navigating you along the same route used by the fur traders over 200 years ago. The specially designed, 7-meter- or 25-foot-long, oar-powered rafts come equipped with life jackets, and provide a safe, comfortable ride through a few small sets of rapids and calm stretches that any first-time rafter will enjoy. Don’t worry - the guides do all the rowing. All you have to do is sit back and relax while you take in the spectacular scenery. 

You can spot various local wildlife, including elks, deer, moose, coyotes, wolves, eagles, ospreys, mountain sheep, and bears.
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What's Included

  • Round-trip transportation
  • Life jacket
  • Rain ponchos, if necessary

What's Not Included

  • Souvenir photos - available for purchase
  • Gratuities

Meeting Point

Meet at 611 Patricia Street Kiosk; the Jasper Adventure Centre/Jasper Raft Tours kiosk. (Directly beside Jasper's only Tim Hortons)

What to Remember

• Bring sunglasses, a hat, and a water bottle

• Please reconfirm tour booking 24 to 48 hours prior to tour departure

• The tour operates on Mountain Time

• Tours operate rain or shine

• Rivers are rated on a scale of 1 to 6; Class 1 is calm moving water, Class 6 is Niagara Falls. The section of the Athabasca River you'll raft on is rated Class 2.

• This trip is designed for the whole family; toddlers to seniors aged from 2 up to 102 years old are welcome.

• Wetsuits are not provided and they are not necessary for this type of raft / float trip.

• When necessary, you'll be provided with a plastic rain poncho to protect you from splashes and potential rain showers.

• Life jackets are provided, and must be worn at all times.
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Customer Reviews

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  • Organization

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  • Value for money

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  • Safety

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9 reviews for this activity
5.0
Amazing, good family fun and worth every penny.

This activity was so much fun. I was a little bit wary to begin with as I'm no water baby but I had so much fun I'm going to recommend it to all my friends and family. We have lots of people visit us from the UK and this is going to be the number 1 trip we will be taking all of them on. P.S. Take a spare set of clothing with you because you WILL get wet.

5.0
Thanks Ted for a wonderful and informative and adventurous trip!!!

We had a blast and really enjoyed the commentary from Ted. He is full of fun knowledge. Thanks

5.0
lots of fun

It was the first time my parents sat in a raft and they loved it!! The view on the river was gorgeous. We even saw a baby black bear on the river bank. Definitely a must if you love canoeing/kayaking or any water sports.

5.0
Good time, fun

Guide Logan was great and entertaining. Fun and scenic trip.

5.0
Very enjoyable, highly recommended!

Very friendly, informative, and fun. I really enjoyed my first experience rafting!

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5.0
Excellent Jasper Raft Tours

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