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Athabasca River Mile 5

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  • 2 hours (Approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English
  • Good for avoiding crowds


Get a little wet and have a lot of fun on the Athabasca River. Travel with your small group to the put in point and raft the Mile 5 section of the glacier-fed river. This section of river is a great introduction to river rafting as it begins with an approximately 10-minute float before the class II rapids start. Experience the gentle thrill of some bumps and splashes on your roughly two-hour excursion.
  • Experience white water rafting in the Rocky Mountains
  • This soft adventure is perfect for kids and beginners
  • Includes round trip transport from a central Jasper location
  • Keep your camera dry. Photos of your excursion available to buy

What's Included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Departure & Return

Departure Point

  • Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, Canada
    Next to the Jasper Home Building Center (706 Sleepy Hollow Road), and across the railway tracks from the set of traffic lights at Connaught Drive and Hazel Avenue. Look for our blue or yellow school buses with yellow rafts on the trailer. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your departure time.

Return Details

  • Returns to original departure point

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately, we go rain or shine
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Operated by Jasper Rafting Adventures

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

Q:What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Athabasca River Mile 5 ?

A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
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Q:What is the policy on sanitization during Athabasca River Mile 5 ?

A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Athabasca River Mile 5 ?

A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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170 reviews
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Best experience ever
Sheila_G, Aug. 2021
Omg. Best girls trip ever! Will do again with family. I don't know why I waited so long. Guide was Jacob and he did spins and high five. He kept it fun the whole trip. Well worth the cost.
Collin_P, Aug. 2021
Eliote was great guide and did a fantastic job - the family really enjoyed the experience we would definitely come back for a higher level next time
Fun ride on the river
Lesley_L, Aug. 2021
The guide Klara, was very knowledgeable and made the ride down the river fun and interesting. Great team overall as all the staff were very friendly and made the adventure exciting!
Best experience
AUGUSTUS_Z, Aug. 2021
Love our tour guide…it was a great experience…i will recommend this trip to my friends. I thought it was scary in the first place
Brooke_M, Jul. 2021
Great rafting trip. Our guide Imy was awesome. Imy gave us a great guided tour while rafting. Next visit we will do the larger rapids.
Dominic_F, Jul. 2021
very beautiful place, rivers and mountain. Your team was welcoming and a very good guide with Mickael
SimarjitKaur_S, Jul. 2021
It’s my first time in rafting,it’s lots of fun,team is well trained,I feel so safe,love to try again.
Great experience!
Mary_S, Aug. 2020
It was mine and my son's first time water rafting. I thought it scary but we had so much fun!!! Thanks to our guide Marian (not sure if that is the right spelling) 😊 we would love to do it again!
AMAZING - 100% do it again
Katie, Aug. 2020
This raft was a lot of fun and an amazing experience. It was the first time I ever rafted before and it was a good starting point. Highly recommend and the tour guides/employees were extremely friendly.
Parag_G, Jun. 2020
Good experience with all that help and guidance. I had done the same with them before and will do again as well..


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