Catch A Wave Rafting Trip On The Clearwater River - Kamloops

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 3 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    10am, 2pm
  • Departure Details :
    Clearwater Town Centre
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


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!


  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • All necessary equipment included
  • Family friendly

Know More about this tour

Catch A Wave is much more than just another family outing. In many ways it can be a life changing experience not just for kids, but for mom, dad, and all family members. Shy, reserved children come out of their shell with newly-gained confidence. Reserved individuals that blossom into confidant, engaging children.

Gone are electronic gadgets, chores, and schedules. This trip makes everyone feel like they are part of a team, all working together to achieve a common goal. Many parents, time and time again, say 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. The 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.
The upmost strong safety policies are practiced. There a minimum of two guides on every Catch A Wave even with as few as four guests. Careful to stay away from the big rapids of the Clearwater River and operate the Catch A Wave trip on a section of river that is class 2 only.

Starting in late July when the levels have receded and the water and air temperatures have warmed up. All participants are outfitted with a 3mm wetsuit for warmth as well as a fleece pullover, splash jacket, lifejacket, and helmet.
Wells Gray Park is a wild and untouched wilderness area of over 540,000 hectares. It is currently being considered for World Heritage Status with UNESCO because of the unique and wild volcanic features this park has to offer. At the heart of this region is the Clearwater River. It is the drainage basin for the entire area of Wells Gray Park. Described by Richard C. Bocking in his book the Mighty River as one of the most dynamic tributaries of the entire Fraser River system.

A summer tradition for tourists and locals alike. It is a unique experience whether youre 8 years old, a tween, or becoming a teen. It is a way to bond with father and son, mother and daughter, grandfather and grandmother. Come and experience a family outing like no other from the best seat in the houseaboard one of our rafts on the Catch A Wave trip this summer.


  • Light refreshments
  • Professional guide
  • Safety instructions
  • All necessary equipment
  • Shuttle transportation to river base


  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • DVD (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Minimum age is 7 years old and minimum weight 90 lbs (41 kg)

Running shoes are essential or sandals that strap to your feet

Recommend females to wear bathing suit under a change of clothes

Recommend males to wear quick dry pair of shorts

Make sure your eyeglasses have a strap

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

Not recommended for pregnant women

All passenger heights MUST be advised at time of booking

All passenger weights MUST be advised at time of booking

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund