Pack Raft Course

Introduction to Pack Rafting

Course includes:

Four day course: Introduction to pack rafting and a review of equipment. Instruction covers basic paddle strokes on lakes and rivers, river reading, ferrying and basic river rescue techniques, river travel, stroke improvement, running rapids and safety. Course provides you with the necessary skills to maneuver through Class II/III rapids. Course is suitable for complete beginners. No prior experience necessary.


  • Course One : May 16 & 17 (evening) – May 19 & 20 (daytime)
  • Course Two: May 30 & 31 (evening) – June 2 & 3 (daytime)


Wednesday Evening: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. City Intake
Thursday Evening: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. City Intake
Saturday & Sunday: All Day – River to be determined, will include a hiking component


Cost: $295 per person (with your own boat and drysuit)
$345 per person (renting a boat and drysuit)

Prices are subject to change without notice. 5% GST applicable to all prices.

Inquire about semi-guided pack raft trips on the Parton and Primrose Rivers.