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Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

701 Lakeside Dr, Nelson
British Columbia, V1L 6G3

From June to mid-July, join us for an incredible whitewater experience down the Shenango Canyon. Class 3 and 4 Rapids and stunning scenery await.

From June to mid-September, you will enjoy the warm waters and beautiful scenery of the Slocan River. This trip starts with a relaxing float and finishes with fun and exciting Class 2 and 3 Rapids.

Or, paddle your own inflatable kayak. Our guides are with you the whole time and teach you everything you need to know.

We also offer a gentle float. 1.5 hours of gorgeous scenery and relaxation by raft.

Transportation is provided to and from Nelson on our funky and retro outfitted bus 'The Woody'. Photo service is offered, so you can show everyone you did it!


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Months of Operation

Please note:  Late May-mid September.

Policies & Restrictions

Cancellation Policy
24 hours notice required.
Group Policy
Contact us for group rates, corporate trips and customized experiences. We offer a 10% discount and can do private trips.
Age Restrictions
Small children (ages 5) are welcome on the Slocan Whitewater trip. Minimum age is 14 for Salmo Whitewater trip. Minimum age is 12 for Inflatable Kayak tours.
Clothing Gear Required
All gear is provided. Guests bring their own bathing suit.
Weight Restriction
Minimum 41 kg (90 lbs) for Salmo Whitewater.