Water activity

Family-Friendly Cheakamus Splash

Family-Friendly Cheakamus Splash

From US$ 113.51 per person

With fun splashy rapids and some of British Columbia’s most breathtaking scenery, everyone in your family will have a great time and make memories you’ll cherish together forever. Pickup is available from both Squamish and Whistler.

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Duration 3 - 5 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup optional
Pickup from the following hotels in Whistler: Fairmont Chateau Whistler (4599 Chateau Boulevard), Four Seasons Whistler (4591 Blackcomb Way), Whistler Gateway Taxi Loop (Gate Way Drive), Legends Hotel Creekside (2036 London Lane), Whistler HI Hostel (1035 Legacy Way).
Wheelchair accessible


  • Raft down the Cheakamus River
  • See beautiful scenery including old growth forest, majestic peaks, and a variety of wildlife
  • Take part in an exciting water fight
  • Make use of the resort's facilities
  • Learn about the history of British Colombia
Full description
Enjoy a half-day rafting trip that features small splashy rapids, outstanding scenery and lots of laughs. It’s an ideal outdoor activity for families, children, seniors, and anyone looking for a gentle and fun scenic rafting adventure. As you raft down the glacier-fed Cheakamus River between old growth forests, you’ll experience the excitement of gentle rapids and see a variety of birds, wildlife, waterfalls, and the towering peaks of the Coast Mountains. Learn about the intriguing Squamish First Nations history, a key part of the history of the area. There will also be a water fight for the kids. Perfect the art of splashing others and get a chance to cool off with a quick dip in the pure, glacier-fed water. When your river journey ends, you will be taken back to the fully equipped rafting base where you can change back into your own clothes and enjoy the facilities at the resort including a full service restaurant and awesome fully-licensed outdoor patio area. Relax with your family and friends in the beautiful sunshine and comfort of the resort, and check out the photos and videos shot on your trip.
  • Complete rafting gear
  • Instruction and leadership from expert guides
  • Return transportation from Squamish or Whistler
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 5 years
    • Pregnant women
    • Children under 50 lbs (23 kg)

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    Meeting point

    The local partner's base at 12825 Squamish Valley Road, Squamish

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Swimwear
    • Towel

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Smoking
    • Alcohol and drugs
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 9 reviews

    Review summary

    • Value for money
    • Safety
    • Service
    • Organization

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    Very good trip with a lot of fun and lots of information but ...

    As announced, a great ride in great nature with an experienced guide who was also very entertaining. However, the organization of the journey was bad. When booking, it was said that you would be picked up in Whistler, shortly afterwards the email came that the journey of around 40 minutes had to be done by yourself. Eventually it turned out that the specified meeting point was completely wrong. It was only thanks to the friendly support of a hotel that it was possible to find the meeting point at all. This was around 20 km away. There it turned out that the other four fellow travelers were picked up in Whistler.

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    September 13, 2019

    It was an amazing experience for a first time rafter!

    October 7, 2019

    Great experience - highly recommendable

    July 17, 2019

    Product ID: 189795