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Nelson Whitewater Rafting Co.

701 Lakeside Dr, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 6G3, Canada
+1 877-808-7238
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Great time!

Had a fantastic time white water rafting on the slocan river! Awesome friendly staff, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Krista M
via mobile
Wow!!!

What an amazing crew from minute you get there right until you leave professional, passionate, fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kerrie S
via mobile
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Nelson Whitewater Rafting is the West Kootenays' premier rafting company. We provide transportation to and from Nelson and have four trips to choose from as well as paddleboard and kayak rentals on the lake. 1. Shenango Canyon - maximum excitement 2. Facchina Rapids - fun for everybody 3. Inflatable Kayaking - exciting 4. Scenic Float - beautiful and relaxing. Lake Rentals 1. Paddleboards 2. Kayaks 3. Inflatable Paddleboards - great for take-away rentals. Our guides are fun and experienced. Your safety is our #1 priority, and your fun a close 2nd.
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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701 Lakeside Dr, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 6G3, Canada
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+1 877-808-7238
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time white water rafting on the slocan river! Awesome friendly staff, beautiful scenery, highly recommend, especially if you are a first timer!

1  Thank Krista M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing crew from minute you get there right until you leave professional, passionate, fun group. Couldn't have asked for a better guide! Thank you for making our first rafting experience so spectacular!!!

Thank Kerrie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time on the Slocan River with NWR Co. The staff are very professional and fun as well. This was one of the highlights of our road trip this summer. Strongly recommend it.

Thank Leslie_Shiell
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were exceptional, the scenery was magnificent and the trip was a blast. We really enjoyed all aspects of this trip, from the bus ride to the rapids.

Thank robin d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booking was easy. Guide staff was very enthusiastic. The weather was perfect, the water was warm. Personally little more rapids would've been nice so perhaps going earlier in the season when the water is higher would've yielded a more intense ride but not complaining.

Thank trevor o
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this adventure! Starts off with nice floating down the river. Jump in and out of the boat to cool off. Then hop in and hold on for a hell of alot of fun! Amazing crew/guides from the amazing driver/photographer/bus backer upper to the...More

Thank brooklynunder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 6 years we returned to show our oldest and now our youngest more adventure. We were not disappointed and will never forget my 6 year old's face going over the Rapids! Thanks you Jerome and Nelson White Water Rafting. We will see you again!

Thank sthiele
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time with this tour company. The guys were fun and knowledgeable. We have rafted before in more challenging waters, however the kids had even more fun as a result of the awesome tour guides !

Thank bsrayment
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rented a cannoe and went for a trip up the lake / river. Fantastic. The crew at the Nelson Whitewater Rafting were really nice and helped us getting into the water.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with three older children. The guides were excellent. They took great photographs. We did the leisurely float but next time we will step it up and do white water.

Thank BCGaryUK
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