White Water Express – Half Day Rafting

Whitewater rafting half day in Golden BC

$109.00 – 11:00 am start time

$99.00 – 3:30 pm start time

Middle Canyon, 12 km

11:00AM-2:00PM or 3:30PM-6:15PM

Rating: Giddy Up!

Enjoy an afternoon of whitewater rafting with our half-day rafting tour, beginning on the middle section of the river, where we join our full day trip group for some of the best class 2-4 rapids on the Kicking Horse River!
Does not include lunch.

Minimum weight: 90lbs/41 kilos
Minimum Age: 12 years or older

Book 11:00 am Trip – $109Book 3:30 pm Trip – $99



The 3:30 trip is cheaper because it’s a slightly less popular start time. The rafting trips offer the same river experience.

Tour Description

Join Wet N’ Wild Adventures for an afternoon of rafting excitement! This half day White Water Express on the wild Kicking Horse River begins in the middle section of the river where we join the Discovery Trip for some of the best whitewater rapids on the Kicking Horse River.

This is the ideal river rafting tour for anyone exploring the lush Canadian Rockies while driving through Golden BC from Calgary, Banff, Lake Louise, the Okanagan or anywhere in BC! Our RV friendly parking area is a convenient stopover for travelers.

Tour Duration:

  • 11:00 am to 2:00 pm or 3:30 pm to 6:15 pm (Mountain Standard Time – same as Calgary, AB)
  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to allow time for check in and signing waivers

White Water Express Includes:

  • 12 kilometres of the middle section of the Kicking Horse River
  • Class 2-4 white water rapids
  • High quality whitewater rafting river gear – wetsuits, booties, splash jackets, helmets
  • On site, large washrooms/change rooms, complete with complimentary hot showers
  • RV friendly parking
  • Minimum Age: 12 years or older.
  • Weight Restriction: 90 lbs/ 41 kilos or over. Please call or email our office for more information.

What to bring:

  • Swimwear to wear underneath the wetsuit.  Please arrive with swimsuit on under your clothes
  • Masks are no longer required but we’re recommending all guests bring a mask for the bus ride to and from the river
  • Sunscreen
  • Towel for afterwards

This white water trip is perfect for those who want an action-packed rafting adventure that easily fits into your travel schedule.
Book 11:00 am Trip – $109Book 3:30 pm Trip – $99

Book a Boat

Continued for 2021  If you want only your ‘bubble’ group in a boat, consider our Book a Boat option for groups of 4-8 people and save $109.20 – $119.70 depending on the time of your trip. Use these links for more info.

BOOK A BOAT – Express – 11:00 am           BOOK A BOAT – Express – 3:30 pm


*We are excited to announce that Wet N’ Wild Adventures has merged with Glacier Raft Company starting in 2017. We will be operating out of the same great location with the same great service and we look forward to rafting with you this summer. Please get in touch if you have any questions – we are happy to help!