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Rocky Mountain River Guides

217 reviews
Jasper, Canada
About Rocky Mountain River Guides
Daily White Water Rafting RAIN OR SHINE! Rocky Mountain River Guides are your Class III+ white water rafting specialists focusing on the true Jasper experience. We offer you the shortest commute for more rafting and less driving! We will provide you with an unforgettable whitewater rafting experience set within the stunning Canadian Rockies of Jasper National Park. Choose from introductory, family friendly, river trips on the Athabasca River through to thrilling white water adventure on the Sunwapta River. All our daily raft trips start and finish at the RV parking lot on Hazel Avenue across the train tracks, adjacent to the Jasper Home Building Centre. Bring your shorts or bathing suit and we provide you with a wetsuit, booties, paddle jacket, life jacket and helmet - where necessary. A towel, dry set of clothes, a snack and water may be left in the bus for after your trip.
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Jasper Rafting Athabasca Canyon Run
13 reviews
Bring the whole family along on this moderately challenging—yet totally fun—river rafting excursion down the Athabasca Valley in Jasper National Park. Join a guide in an 8-person raft for a multi-rapid run down the Athabasca River Canyon for a trip challenging enough to be counted as an adventure but relaxing enough for you to enjoy the beautiful canyon scenery along the way.
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$73.20 per adult
3.5-Hour Sunwapta River Rafting Adventure in Jasper
2 reviews
Jasper’s Sunwapta River is a stretch of grade III rapids, where challenging twists and turns and spectacular scenery come as standard. On this tour, spin along the Icefields Parkway road and admire sweeping views over the famous Rocky Mountains. Tackle the swirling white-water currents with your guide, and watch the riverbanks for sightings of native wildlife living within the Jasper National Park.
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$81.42 per adult
Jasper Rafting Trip on Athabasca River Mile 5
3 reviews
Experience the excitement of a whitewater rafting adventure on this guided, 2-hour excursion. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure time, then ride along Alberta, Canada's Athabasca River in Jasper National Park. This ‘Mile 5’ trip is the river’s most popular, challenging Grade 2 rapids. The driver/guide will be taking photos along the way which will be available for purchase at the end of the trip. All the necessary rafting equipment plus an Alberta hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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$56.75 per adult
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Prompt pick up at our hotel- guide was friendly and a lot of fun. Great trip down the river. Beautiful scenery. Great family trip

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ben W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had our own guide, which was lovely. Athabasca river is beautiful, wish it could have been longer. Not thrilling but it’s good experience for first timers. This was rated as classII. I would definitely try class III next time.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ykork
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous time with the team despite our initial confusion about where to meet the pickup bus... our fault we realised later because it was clearly outlined in the confirmation email, which we had omitted to read. Our apologies. The team were fantastic...all...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank NinaF492
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

It was a perfect half a day rafting adventure with a very nice group of guides. Yes the water was cold but we were expecting it! A good balance between good rapids and calm sections of the river and amazing views of the canyon. Also,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jbuteau1
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Although it was cold and raining (never thought it could be this cold in the beginning of August, but I guess that’s just the mountain weather😄) we had the most wonderful time in this rafting tour:) We have 2 kids, 8 and 12 and we...More

3  Thank hugopc75
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with this professionally run rafting tour. Couldn’t have felt safer even when we took a dunk in the glacial water of the Athabasca river. Our daughters loved it. Shout out to Byron who looked after us really well!

Thank Pggood
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We went on the three hour rafting tour: Athabasca-peek to paddle in june 2018 after a stormy night. There was still quite some wind and rain in the morning as we (my wife and me) were waiting for the bus to pick us up from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Alexander H
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Organisation is excellent, guides practice security, Jeff was a relaxed guide and told us about the forest, the river and some wildlife. This cat 2+ ride was easy and entertaining.

Thank Wim4
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Our family overall had a fun time rafting. The crew were professional and cheerful attitude throughout the trip from start to finish. We didn’t expect to swim in the cold glacier melt river but immediately we were swimming. Lorenzo our guide was an expert and...More

1  Thank cahayadis
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant time with the 2:30PM crew today - they looked after us really well, we’re fun to be around and made the experience one of the best on our whole trip. Highly recommend.

Thank davidmY8309OV
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August 17, 2018|
Response from RaftingJasper | Property representative |
Hello, You may be with us, though there is another company, Jasper Raft Tours, that also provides rafting trips for Tauck. If you are with us, you will be rafting in smaller boats (6-8 people per boat). Because of this we... More
May 8, 2018|
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Response from RaftingJasper | Property representative |
Hello, If you're looking for a more relaxing trip that still has a few fun splashes, I would recommend either of the two trips on the Athabasca River: The Mile 5 or the Athabasca Falls. These two are suitable for pretty... More
May 28, 2016|
Response from RaftingJasper | Property representative |
We have 3 different trips available our Mile 5 trip which is class 2 rapids, our Athabasca Falls/ Canyon run which is 2+ and the Sunwapta run which is class 3+. Thanks for the question and we look forward to seeing you on... More