Run the rapids of the Elaho and Squamish Rivers on this exciting whitewater rafting adventure. This tour offers a unique and extraordinary river experience for the rafting enthusiast. Only one hour from Vancouver & Whistler, these whitewater excursions have everything for the novice and experienced rafter. The Squamish and Elaho (EE-la-ho) rivers, located near Squamish, are just a short drive from Vancouver & Whistler, British Columbia. Both rivers provide the backdrop for this extremely popular whitewater river rafting journey.
Cutting through a deep canyon, you'll raft approximately 16 kms (10 miles) of British Columbia's most inspiring wilderness, with glaciers and waterfalls that cascade hundreds of feet to the river. Everyone on the raft has a paddle, and under the direction of the guide, a sense of teamwork is quickly established making the rafts quite maneuverable during your rafting journey. The upper section features the exciting Class 3-4 "Devil's Elbow" rapids.
Besides the rafting this tour allows you to reconnect with and enjoy the world-class scenery, including the old growth forests, dormant volcanoes, towering glaciers, and stunning waterfalls that cascade hundreds of feet towards the river If you're really lucky you'll get a glimpse of the local deer, beavers and bears which often stop by the river's edge.
Whether you're a thrill seeking adventure junkie or just trying to get away from the stress of everyday life and back to nature, the Elaho Exhilarator whitewater rafting adventure has everything you'll need to recharge your batteries.