The Kootenay River offers up the best family white-water rafting trip in the Canadian Rockies of class II-III rapids. It is great for children as young as 5 and grandparents alike.

Half Day Family Adventure



This half-day tour covers 18 km of remote wilderness whitewater fun. You’ll meet this tour in Radium Hot Springs then hop on the raft bus that will take you into Kootenay National Park for a short drive to the put in. Join us on a great day in the heart of the Canadian Rockies – a day mixed with fun, relaxation and adventure.

Important Details


Child/Youth (5-14 ): $79

Adult: $99

Additional Information

Swimsuit and towel, sunscreen, necessary medication, and warm clothing to change into afterwards. For cool or rainy days, a fleece jacket to wear under our splash jackets may increase your comfort. We also recommend you bring water bottles and snacks packed in your vehicle to enjoy after your trip. Do not bring jewellery and other valuables.


  • All tours are subject to a 48 hour cancellation policy unless otherwise indicated on your booking confirmation. Guests are able to cancel bookings outside of 48 hours and receive a full refund. Subject to availability, guests are also able to change / reschedule bookings outside of 48 hours.
  • No changes / reschedules will be permitted within 48 hours of tour time. No refunds will be provided within 48 hours of tour time. Trips cannot be delayed for late arrivals. Refunds or rescheduling will not be provided for missed trips.
  • Group bookings of 10 or more are subject to a 7 day cancellation policy. No changes, reschedules or refunds will be provided within 7 days of tour time.
  • In the unlikely event that Kootenay River Runners must cancel a trip an alternate trip or full refund will be given, as preferred by the guest. Kootenay River Runners reserves the right to cancel trips due to safety and other concerns at our discretion.