The Kicking Horse River is a world renowned whitewater rafting river. Located in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, the Kicking Horse begins at Wapta Lake. It flows southwest where it works its way through the Beaverfoot Valley and into Golden, B.C.
If you’re planning a trip to Golden, B.C. a scenic float or whitewater rafting trip should be on your list of things to do.
The Kicking Horse is an iconic, glacial fed river and it’s an experience you won’t want to miss. There are three sections of the river you can raft – the upper, middle and lower canyons. The upper canyon is the calm stretch, and the middle and lower canyons are where you’ll raft the big rapids.
Given this variation, there are rafting trip options for everyone!