Calgary Area Info

The closest big city and major airport to our whitewater rafting River Base is the city of Calgary. Guests should plan for a 2 hour and 30-minute drive from Calgary to our River Base.


Situated on the edge of the Canadian Rockies, Calgary is a gorgeous city offering so many things to see and do! From history and museums, to parks, dining, shopping, cultural events and more, there’s no shortage of ways to plan a fun-filled day.


Here are some of our crew’s favourite things to do in Calgary.

Activities in Calgary

Calgary: A visit to Calgary is incomplete without experiencing its striking blend of modern flair and rugged natural beauty. Start with a stroll through the downtown area to admire the sleek skyscrapers and the iconic Calgary Tower, which offers breathtaking views of the city and the distant Rockies. For a taste of local culture, don’t miss the Calgary Stampede, a lively celebration of the city’s ranching roots with rodeo thrills and vibrant festivities.


Calgary’s proximity to the mountains means you can quickly escape to scenic trails, parks, and whitewater rafting.

Need more recommendations on things to do in the city? Tourism Calgary has you covered!

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