This trip combines numerous rapids with the wide-open views of the scenic Athabasca Valley. Great for families and apprehensive first-time rafters.
- Per Person Ages 12+
Ride Jasper’s Roller Coaster!
Class 3, No Prior Experience Needed – Booking in Advance Recommended.
‘Sunwapta’ is the Stoney Indian term for ‘turbulent river’ and this river lives up to its name. With a steep gradient and numerous rapids, this is Jasper’s wild water rollercoaster ride.
The only Class 3 river located fully within Jasper National Park, it offers spectacular scenery and good wildlife opportunities. Don’t miss the high water mid-June to late July!
These trips do not require any previous experience and are suited for physically active individuals who weigh 90 lbs (41 kgs) or more and are looking for an exhilarating ride.
What we Provide: Licensed raft guides, self-bailing rafts, paddles, wetsuits, booties, paddle jackets, life jackets, and helmets (if applicable).
What to Wear: A swimsuit or shorts under casual wear is best. Clothing worn under wetsuits gets wet, so bring a towel and warm clothes for afterward.