Catch A Wave Rafting Trip on the Clearwater River
With 39 years of rafting experience in Wells Gray Park, Interior Whitewater offers you our always popular “Catch a Wave” trip - Finally a trip that children as young as 7 can enjoy. “Catch a Wave” is much more than just another family outing though. In many ways it can be a life changing experience not just for kids, but for mom, dad, and all family members. We’ve seen shy, reserved children come out of their shell with newly-gained confidence. Reserved individuals blossom into confident, engaging children. Gone are electronic gadgets, chores, and schedules. Our “Catch a Wave” trip makes everyone feel like they are part of a team, all working together to achieve a common goal. We’ve been told time and time again from parents that this trip was one of the most rewarding experiences their kids have ever had. “Catch A Wave” is so much more than just a raft trip. Our safety conscious and informative guides will do their utmost to teach a little bit about the natural history and geology of the area as well as find time to go for a hike to a breathtaking waterfall or explore some old growth forest.
Why take this tour?
A family raft trip in Wells Gray Park. Designed for kids as young as 7 years old. This is the perfect combination of fun and adventure. Ride somes waves on this 7 km (4.3 mi) run of the Clearwater River, explore an island, and enjoy a riverside snack that is all included in the "Natural Outdoor Playground." Come and enjoy a family out outing like no other full of epic experiences!
All necessary equipment
Shuttle transportation to river base
DVD (available to purchase)
Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Frequently asked questions
Things to know
Before you book
Mobile tickets accepted
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
With 37 years of experience rafting on some of the most powerful rivers in the British Columbia interior, IWE is able to provide unmatched multi-sport excursions to people of all ages. Personal attention, smaller groups and knowledgeable, capable staff who exceed provincial safety guidelines are reasons IWE has set itself apart in the river rafting industry in Canada. Of course there’s the trips, too, and they’re unparalleled. IWE has developed a group of adventure experiences that will excite and challenge you. But you don’t have to be an adrenaline-charged extremist to enjoy the ride. Our whitewater trips are designed for all levels - from the river rookies to the seasoned rafters - and safety guidelines are stressed and demonstrated before every trip leaves IWE headquarters. In 2012 we became part of Tourism Canada’s “Signature Experience” collection of companies that showcase Canada to tourists locally and abroad and offer them a “Once in a Lifetime” opportunity while in Canada.
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