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Canadian Outback Rafting Co.

Open today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Running half-day, full day and two-day Rafting tours on the rivers of the Sea to Sky corridor. We have convenient starting points from several Vancouver, Whistler and Squamish Hotels. We operate 7 days a week and on weekends we offer morning and...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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12825 Squamish Valley Road, Squamish, British Columbia V0N 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

Whilst you wouldn’t think that meandering down a river, which in parts was frozen, before the onset of a snowstorm, would be a pleasurable experience, we must hand it to The Outback Rafting company that the Eagle viewing experience from Vancouver was incredible. If you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rafting R, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed the trip with Jordan and even made some new dog friends! All the best and we hope you'll join us again if you ever find yourself in the Sea-to-Sky area. Cheers, Sarah

Reviewed February 18, 2019

It was a beautiful sunny day for rafting. The portion of Cheakamus River we rafted in was calm and slow moving. Even though it was not eagle season (there are more eagles in December and January, and they did email back saying so), we managed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Rafting R, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alex, Thanks for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed your trip with Jordan and even got to see some other animals while out on the river. All the best and we hope to see you again in the future! Cheers, Sarah

Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Knowledgeable, unique and fantastic tour for winter, floating down the river. Highly recommended with this company.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Graham Y, Manager at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Hi Aqua Tripper, thank you for taking some time to share about your experience here on TripAdvisor, we're very happy to hear you had a great time with us on the river! All the best, and hope to see you again in future.

Reviewed January 6, 2019

Couldn't have asked for a better day on the water. Matt shared a lot of incredible information about the region and took his time tacking back and forth across the river to make sure everyone had amazing vantage points of the majestic eagles that roost...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rafting R, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We're thrilled to hear you and your brother enjoyed your time with Matt on the river. We hope you'll join us again in the future! Cheers, Sarah

Reviewed December 31, 2018

So amazing to see so many bald eagles and a few seals while floating down a river in the snow. Thanks to Jordan and Matt for a fun and interesting experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rafting R, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tina, Thanks so much for your review! How lucky to see the eagles AND some seals! We'll be sure to let Jordan and Matt know how much you enjoyed the trip. Cheers, Sarah

Reviewed December 11, 2018

If you like being on the water, great scenery, a thrilling ride, but not too thrilling, then this is for you. This route does not get into the really harrowing white water and no big drops but depending on the water levels on the river...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Rafting R, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello and thanks for your review! We're glad to hear you enjoyed your time on the Cheakamus River and we hope to see you again this summer! Cheers, Sarah

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

The tour departs from a hotel in Squamish daily at 11:30AM. Shuttles are available from Whistler and Vancouver We were 6 guests in a raft plus the guide. You drift down the Aquamish river past the Eagle Provincial park and observe these magnificent birds. The...More

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Rafting R, Front Office Manager at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thanks so much for your review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed the Eagle Float and even got to see so many of the majestic creatures. We hope you'll join us again in the future!

Reviewed November 15, 2018

I did the Elaho trip. Guides were knowledgeable and fun and I felt safe all along. Highly recommended

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Date of experience: August 2018
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Graham Y, Manager at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

Hi annar, thanks for taking some time to share feedback about your experience with us, we very much appreciate it. Hope to see you on the river again in future!

Reviewed November 2, 2018

A lovely half day trip with beautiful scenery and a few thrills! River rafting on this section of the river gives you a real wilderness experience. I would recommend it for anyone that wants to experience the amazing scenery of British Columbia and experience a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Graham Y, General Manager at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hello Paul, thank you for taking some time to write a nice and thorough review of your experience to share with us and others. We very much appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you on the river again in future! Best,

Reviewed September 29, 2018

Had a ball of a time during our time, a fantastic and adventurous trip and to top it all of, the funniest and most humble guides to accompany you. Certainly something to check off your checklist if you're in Vancouver or near the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rafting_Res, Reservations Coordinator at Canadian Outback Rafting Co., responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Thank you for your review Syed! We're glad you could join us and are thrilled to hear you enjoyed it! We hope you'll join us again next summer. Cheers, Sarah

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186wanderer
August 6, 2018|
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Response from BeaGu | Reviewed this property |
I drove there. I am sure there are buses going that way. I suggest you call the rafting company, they might have some recommendations
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kevinmarkusnaslund
July 7, 2018|
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Response from Rafting R | Property representative |
Hi there Thanks for checking, whilst the peak season is usually June-August, we raft from late April to end of September. Early September is a great time to join us on the river! Let us know if you have any other questions... More
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heron48
June 1, 2018|
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Response from Rafting R | Property representative |
Hi there, We recommend booking as far in advance as possible to ensure you get on your desired trip, however, we do have availability on that date at the moment and will be taking bookings up to the day before subject to... More
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