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Chinook Rafting

215 Banff Ave | Sundance Mall, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L1B3, Canada
+1 403-763-2007
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Ranked #2 of 37 activities in Banff
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Closest whitewater rafting available from Banff and Calgary. Half and Full day trips. Whether you want Mild or Wild, our fun-loving professional... more » Owner description: Closest whitewater rafting available from Banff and Calgary. Half and Full day trips. Whether you want Mild or Wild, our fun-loving professional guides will provide you with the best whitewater rafting adventure. Perfect activity for Families (5yrs+), and Groups like Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties or your Corporate Team Building Event. « less
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Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

4 out of 5 of my family members had never white-water rafted before and were a little more than nervous. But everyone had such an awesome time, that they're all excited to go white-water rafting again. We booked an all-afternoon tour, at a beginner's level and it was perfect. Our guide was fun and knowledgeable and had impeccable timing for... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

I just want to share with the world how amazing our water rafting excursion turned out to be. Our guide "Mueller" was phenomenal. The rafting was the best rafting tour I've taken with my family to date. We had such a good time and the guide made it so fun and exciting for us all. Mueller is definitely the guide... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

These guys are very professional and at the same time fun to be with. Thoroughly enjoyed our morning in the horseshoe canyon, the cliff jump was a great extra option. My twenty y/o son was with me and it was good to find something we could enjoy together.

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Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

I went rafting with Chinook for my friend's stagette. There were 15 of us and the folks who worked there made sure we all had a great time. They were professional, yet personable and fun. Our group had many different types of gals and Chris (our guide) made sure we all had a blast! We did the Horseshoe Canyon and... More

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Mequon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Rafting with the chinook guides was an awesome experience! I had never rated before and was slightly scared, but the gear they give you and the guides are very helpful and experienced. I had Conor as a guide and he made the trip worth it. He kept the whole raft entertained even during the slower parts of the river. I'd... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

The whole experience was absolutely amazing from the crashing water to the beautiful views. Cliff jumping was great and would recommend everyone try it. Our guide was Chris and he was fantastic and a lot of fun. Definitely coming back as soon as we can!!!!!

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed our rafting experience. The operation is very slick. Check in time was minimal, short bus ride to the rafts and above all great guides. Full of energy, great knowledge and keen to make sure everyone had a good time. My kids 7 and 10 loved it. Enough rapids to get them excited but not too much to... More

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Yellowknife, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This was so much fun! Our river guide, Marshall, was amazing and hilarious. I was very nervous because I was doing this with my two kids, 5 and 7, but he put me right at ease. He was also very knowledgeable about the area. The kids absolutely loved the trip, The Kananaskis river is perfect for families. A boat in... More

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

Loads of fun, great guide, awesome group of people at Chinook. Recommend this to everyone. Really excellent for family fun of all ages. You are going to get wet but it is worth it.

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

The reviews from Trip Advisor is the reason I booked with Chinook Rafting and I wasn't disappointed one bit - except when it was over! Right from check-in to launch, the crew was informative and was eager to get the group excited for a day on the river. Our raft guide Adam was amazing - getting us psyched up and... More

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