This 3.5 hour round trip departs from Jasper 3 times daily at 9:30 AM, 12:00 PM and 2:30 PM. The designated pickup point is on Hazel Avenue, south side of the railroad tracks in the RV (recreational vehicle) parking lot. If you are outside Jasper, the meeting point will be at the parking lot 300m (0.3km) south of the Sunwapta Falls Resort on Hwy 93.
This river is aptly named Sunwapta (turbulent waters). The first half of the trip is gentle and scenic paddling. The latter portion presents sustained white water up to Class 3+. This run is very challenging and is tailored for those who are physically fit and strong swimmers.
We provide national park licensed guides, wet suits, life jackets, paddle jackets, neoprene booties. Wind pants, touques, neoprene mitts are available for inclement weather. All you need to bring is enthusiasm, a bathing suit or shorts and a T-shirt. Rain or Shine this trip is fun for any age. Minimum weight is 90 lbs.