Kootenay River Canoe Trip August 20-25, 2017

Kootenay River Canoe Trip August 20-25, 2017

Our Kootenay River Canoe trip starting on the Vermillion River and continuing onto the Kootenay river. First and last nights are spent at Nipika and 4 days of camping along the river.

Sunday Aug 20- Friday Aug 25, 2017

You’ll enjoy 5 days of paddling the best whitewater of the Cross, White, and Kootenay Rivers. Your qualified guides will provide expert instruction in whitewater maneuvers & safety. We use stable and durable SOAR inflatable canoes. You will spend your first night at Nipika with a dinner and breakfast in the morning before you head out on your weeks trip. The next 3 nights will be spent camping along the river as you make your way to Canal Flats. Enjoying delicious camp meals and snacks provided by your guide. The final night you will return to Nipika for a warm meal and a comfy bed to sleep in before you head home.

This trip is offered in partnership with Black Feather Adventures.

Cost:

Early Bird – $1,395.00 + tax

Regular rate – $1,495.00 +tax

All meals and group equipment provided

Itinerary

Sunday, 4 PM

Check-in, group dinner and evening orientation after a pleasant hike around Nipika

Monday

Equipment and safety session then an afternoon run down the upper Kootenay River, Grades 1 – 2. Back to Nipika for the night.

Tuesday

All day on the Kootenay River, the “Bridge to Bridge Run”, the most exciting and beautiful section of the river, with a shuttle to the upper White R. in the evening, then camping along the White R.

Wednesday

The White R. Canyons, then the lower Kootenay R. to Gibralter Rock to camp. Simply spectacular scenery with grades 2 – 3 water.

Thursday

Paddle down the scenic lower Kootenay to Canal Flats to be picked up and shuttle back to Nipika for dinner and a relaxing evening, sauna.

Friday

Relaxing morning at the resort and departure. Breakfast provided