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About Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.
Nelson Whitewater Rafting is the West Kootenays' premier rafting company. We provide transportation to and from Nelson and have two trips to choose from as well as paddleboard and kayak rentals on Kootenay Lake. 1: Facchina Rapids - fun for all ages 2: Scenic Float - beautiful and relaxing. Lake Rentals 1: Paddleboards 2: Kayaks 3: Canoes. Our guides are fun and experienced. Your safety is our #1 priority, and your fun a close 2nd.
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All reviews slocan river music trivia these guys recommend this trip great trip bus driver great guide great fun safety video family float beautiful river white water highly recommend this company a lot of fun great conversation first timers year olds
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Reviewed September 2, 2019

We went mid-August. The river was low, and the rapids were not as thrilling as we had hoped, but our fabulous guides still made it a lot of fun, and we got super soaked.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Birdee68
Reviewed August 31, 2019

Great vibe from the guides! The fun started as soon as we got on the bus. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a family fun adventure. Thanks team! :)

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TaraandColm
Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

My family and I ended our summer road trip with a some rafting with Nelson Whitewater Rafting. The whole process was fantastic and we cannot thank the crew enough for their patience. We drove from Kelowna to make the trip and are forever grateful the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank KayMulenga
Reviewed August 27, 2019

Skilled, hilarious guide. We all had a blast, especially the seven-year-old, who insisted on redoing the rapids three times!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Rynt
Reviewed August 24, 2019

Had a wicked time, bachelor party. The guides were awesome kept us super entertained ! Will be coming back in june for high water action with a group!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Cthiem2010
Reviewed August 23, 2019

This experience made our summer! My family was thrilled with this adventure, the whole experience was perfect! From booking, to the bus ride and the music trivia contest, to the excellent guides and super fun rafting trip, to the safety, to the sing along on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Carmen F
Reviewed August 12, 2019

Not only was the rafting fun and enjoyable for my entire family but our guide was friendly and really made the trip a success with his games and stories.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Stacey N
Reviewed August 10, 2019

We had the best time on the river with Ty. We were a family of 6. Three adults. Two teens and. 7 yr old. Everyone had a blast. Ty was an amazing guide. The rapids were super fun. We had a huge water fight which...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Susan D
Reviewed August 9, 2019

this was a very good experience. Kyle was very kind the rapids were very fun. we have water fights and they are very fun

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank carlaeaby
Reviewed August 7, 2019

Ty was a great guide, he gave us plenty of opportunities to explore and test ourselves with a focus on safety. He entertained us when it was needed with a riddle (finally figured it out LOL), and was overall really fun to spend some time...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Autumn K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not very familiar with the area, but from what I remember we just did a loop in the mountains with our final destination being a canyon with a waterfall, that we only overlooked. We never walked along the river :)