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Riverside Adventures

332 reviews
Clearwater, Canada
About Riverside Adventures
Now entering our 29th season Rafting some of the most amazing rivers and providing memories that last a lifetime. Riverside Adventures offers something for everyone and we pride ourselves in customizing your trip to specific needs. We operate a range of BC whitewater river adventures - by raft, canoe, or kayak. Come experience the beauty the Clearwater river, one of Wells Gray Provincial Parks best features. Watch the river otters playing, or watch a bear coming down for a drink. The bald eagles love looking for salmon from the treetops over the river. Seasoned adventurers and first timers, we have something for everyone. You will not believe the amount of fun you have on the River. We could tell you something like the fact that our guides are trained above industry standards like every other rafting company says, but what we boast about is the experience our guides provide. Come see for yourself and make memories that will last a lifetime. See you on the river.
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Plunge into a rugged landscape of white water and wilderness with a river rafting experience in B.C.’s Wells Gray Park. Launch into the pristine Clearwater River to hit a series of exciting rapids and chutes, where explosive Class III features send up churning waves and breaking crests. Slip into the water between heart-pounding white water, and soak up the serenity of British Columbia’s stunning interior.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend to anyone seeking thrills and adventure. Sam and Tony are extremely knowledgeable and their passion for rafting is infectious, you are in very good hands. They take a Gopro to capture your experience and provide interesting facts about river and surrounding area...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Matty S
Reviewed February 21, 2019

I had a great experience while on the tour with my wife. would highly recommend it to anyone. Great views, fun experience and friendly guides made it a great adventure. We loved it beyond expectations!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DmitryS1622
riversideadventures, Owner at Riverside Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thanks Dmitry! We look forward to seeing you again this summer.

Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

We had an awesome experience at Riverside Adventures. Robert and Liana are super friendly. We went rafting with Robert. He knows what he’s doing very well and made sure we had a really fun time. Would definitely recommend rafting in Clearwater. It’s such a nice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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riversideadventures, Owner at Riverside Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thank you. We appreciate the kind words.

Reviewed January 7, 2019

We went on the half-day tour in late June 2018. I had very fond memories of a full-day tour 25 years earlier with the same operator. We were again not disappointed. The water was high and fast, pretty cold and not rough. Robert, the owner,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Martin S
riversideadventures, Owner at Riverside Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Thanks Martin! Hopefully we see you again before the next 25 year anniversary.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

I love rafting and was not disappointed with Riverside Adventures in Clearwater, it was worth the long ride from Vancouver! Great outfit with a perfect itinerary, that included good waves, jumping in a waterfall and off a bridge, discussing wildlife and fauna on a single...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marie-Eve S
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed our rafting experience here on Clearwater river at Wells Greys.We were from overseas and were welcomed warmly. I was nervous as I'm not confident with water. I felt very safe and the owner and staff were very reassuring. Highly recommend this activity and...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a great afternoon on the Clearwater River!! Our guide Robert was very kind, professional and accommodating! The river was low at this time of year, which we expected but we still had a great time! Cleanest water I’ve ever seen and the BC...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MamaCull
WellsGrayRafting, Owner at Riverside Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Merci, great to have you out on the river today Bon Voyage, glad you love the Wells Gray Park setting Robert

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We were super impressed with the way this company was run. Having rafted several times with our family before this was by far the best company we have used. Super friendly staff and even provided us with shoes to wear on the raft. The route...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RJFTW01
WellsGrayRafting, Owner at Riverside Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Thanks so much for joining us on the river, we love to show families a good time in the Lava Canyon of the Clearwater Robert

Reviewed August 24, 2018

We had an exciting and thrilling rafting trip with Riverside Adventures. Our guide/ owner gave us so many options throughout the trip to swim, jump off rocks and float through light rapids. Plus the educational component was excellent. You just need your swim suit as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Linda B
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We booked this particular experience because it was run by the owners of our accommodation at Riverside Guest House. I highly recommend anyone visiting Clearwater to do the same if possible. The whitewater rafting was professionally run by Robert & Liana who have a wealth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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March 10, 2019|
Response from riversideadventures | Property representative |
Hi Wendy, There are a couple different options you have near the rafting base. The closest to the raft base is The Dutch Lake Campground and RV is right on the water of Dutch Lake and a 5 minute walk from the raft base... More
Linda D
April 26, 2018|
Response from Riversidefitness | Property representative |
Cancellation Policy Trip fares are refundable if reservations are cancelled in writing by email up to 16 full calendar days before your river trip departure date (10% administrative fees withheld). If canceled in between 9... More
July 12, 2016|
Response from Riversidefitness | Property representative |
I believe I sent you this email directly to you today but here it is also via tripadvisor Yes Wendy, July is an ideal water level for the Clearwater River as it provides, at this time of year, warm clear waters to enjoy and... More