Fernie’s network of river systems can take rafters, canoers and kayakers from wet and wild whitewater to a more relaxed meander downriver. River travel offers a fantastic way to check out Fernie’s wildlife and incredible biodiversity. For more information, access one of the links on this page.
Fernie is working toward building a Whitewater Park on the Elk River, read more here: Fernie Whitewater Park
Check out Fernie’s local paddling source: PaddleFernie.com
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Canyon Raft Company
Join Canyon Raft Company, the premier whitewater and float trip specialists in the Elk Valley, for an adventure of a lifetime! You will experience the grandeur of the Canadian Rockies while you raft thrilling whitewater or gently float the river. 1(888)423-7226 or (250) 423-7226
Gearhub is Fernie’s favourite sports shop offering award wining service and the most diverse selection of high end rentals and new and used products, all at competitive prices. Open daily, Downtown on 4th Street or call (250) 423-5555
Mountain High offers adventures to thrill everyone with the best White Water Rafting in the Rockies, Kayaking, Stand up Paddle Boarding, Scenic Floats and the first and only guided SUPSquatch river tours in the world. Live the Adventure!