White Water Rafting
Test yourself against the rapids by going on a white water rafting adventure amid stunning mountainside scenery - packages available in the French Alps, Canada and the US
The Main Event International is able to offer a variety of white water rafting adventures for all ages and group sizes.
Why not combine your adventure by enjoying the incredible scenery that surrounds some of these world famous rafting destinations including Chamonix in the French Alps, Jackson Hole in Wyoming, The Glacier National Park in Montana and Canada’s scenic British Columbia.
Europe Rafting – French Alps, Chamonix, France
One of Europe’s most famous ski destinations is also the centre of summer outdoor sports including white water rafting. Options include the majestic Chamonix Valley or rafting on the Dora Baltea river.
Just one hour from Chamonix, this river is one of the most challenging in the Alps. From June until August, Dora has an impressive flow and if you want excitement, it's the rafting river of choice.
A typical trip will take a full day, with departure early in the morning, you'll have lunch in an Italian restaurant and returning to Chamonix in the afternoon.
Stay in the scenic resort of Chamonix village and enjoy a huge variety of other outdoor activities including hiking, mountain biking and para gliding. Chamonix is only one hour transfer from Geneva International Airport.
USA Rafting – The Glacier National Park, Montana
Raft the Flathead River in scenic Glacier National Park rafting in Montana! Combine a Montana vacation trip with rafting on the beautiful Middle Fork of the "Wild and Scenic" Flathead River on the southern border of Glacier National Park.
Glacier National Park rafting takes you through a Park that encompasses over 1 million acres of forests, alpine meadows, and lakes. Containing one of the largest intact ecosystems in the lower 48 states, Glacier National Park is an official Biosphere Reserve and is home to over 70 species of mammals including grizzlies and wolves and over 260 species of birds.
With a total length of 216 miles, the Flathead River includes the North Fork, Middle Fork, and South Fork sections above Hungry Horse and is surrounded by rugged wilderness in Glacier National Park, rafting through the Bob Marshall Wilderness and Great Bear Wilderness areas is a beautiful and unique experience! Canada Rafting- British Columbia
Canada Rafting - Nahatlatch River, Fraser River, Stein River, Thomson River
Nestled close to the Washington state and the U.S.-Canada border, British Columbia offers world-class whitewater rafting on the most exciting rivers in Canada.
The Nahatlatch river features 37 rapids in just 8 miles of river! The Nahatlatch is a rarity among rivers due to its super-continuous whitewater. Kayakers and rafting guests come from around the world to paddle this destination. These Canada rafting trips range from Class 1 scenic float trips to adrenaline pumpine class 5 whitewater action.
Due to its ideal location, this rafting resort destination receives 300 blue-sky days a year and records average summer highs of 85 degrees! British Columbia is the perfect retreat for white water rafting trips and outdoor adventure vacations.
Combine your trip with a stay in Vancouver and explore the sights of Vancouver Island and Victoria, the capitol of British Columbia. Most rafting options are only 1 – 2 hours from Vancouver.
Your VIP hospitality package will include:
- Transfers to and from the rafting locations
- All meals, depending on the location and duration of the rafting adventure you choose, such as breakfast, outdoor BBQ lunches and refreshments
- Full rafting instructions and one or more qualified rafting guides for each group
- Option of half day, full day or 2 or more days rafting adventures
- Luxury 4 and 5 star accommodation can be arranged at nearby capitol cities or scenic destinations such as Vancouver, Chamonix and National Parks in the USA
- Luxury airport transfers
- Optional activities and sightseeing tours can be arranged
Note: white water rafting adventures can be tailor made to suit you, from half a day to 3-day adventures with overnight on site cabin and camping accommodation.