Ottawa Raft & Resort 3 Day Getaway – Soft Adventure Rafting

This Getaway Experience is a bucket list adventure that will allow you to escape city noise, enjoy being outdoors and try new things. Recognized as Canadian Signature Experience – once-in-a-lifetime travel experience found only in Canada. This experience is suitable for families with kids, couples, and travelers who are eager for an outdoor adventure.


Day 1: Arrive in the evening. Settle into your waterfront campsite (see other accommodation options in the Need to Know tab), before relaxing by the campfire.

Day 2: Enjoy your breakfast on the lakeside patio, and build your energy for the days adventure. Experience one of the world’s great whitewater routes, a high volume, temperate and dynamic waterway that merges exhilaration with natural serenity and heart pounding action. Stop for a snack, body-surfing, or cliff-jumping along the route.
At rapids’ end you switch from raft to pontoon boat for a freshly grilled meal on the return cruise to the resort. Relive your day’s adventure: watch a short video of your trip in the post and beam pavilion. Enjoy a sauna or outdoor shower and relax on the beach. Savour your steak or vegetarian dinner overlooking the Ottawa River. In the evening, gaze at the endless night sky, enjoy a campfire or kick up your heels and dance into the wee hours of the morning.

Day 3: Watch the sunrise over the water with a locally roasted cup of coffee before heading to breakfast. Today, enjoy the resort amenities; sandy beach, tall-grass maze, disc golf course, and beach volleyball. The waterfront has canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards available for your enjoyment. Lunch is served in the pavilion before you pack up and head on your way.


Canadian Signature Experiences


Valid 12 months

All participants must weigh at least 23 kg (50 lbs).
Season: June – mid September.
Tour availability: Sunday-Friday only.
The experience runs rain or shine. Should the guides deem the conditions unsafe for paddling, Experience Provider reserves the right to reschedule to a later date or cancel.

Arrival at 5pm the night prior to rafting adventure
Breakfast at 8:00 am next day
Trip Briefing at 9 am
White Water Rafting Trip from 10:00-3:00 pm
Pontoon Lunch at 3:00 pm
Return back at OWL Resort at 4pm
Resort Dinner at 6:30 pm
Breakfast at 8:00 am next day
Checkout by 11 am
Resort Lunch at 12 pm

Your experience includes:
– 2-night accommodation,
– 5 meals (2 Breakfast, 2 Lunch & 1 Dinner),
– 1 day White Water Rafting on Ottawa River,
– 1 day at the Resort (free time),
– all waterfront equipment,
– Experienced guide service,
– Rafting gear,
– Pontoon BBQ style meal cruise,
– All waterfront equipment at the resort,
– River fees of $10/person.

Accomodation choice:
– RV Camping (bring your own gear) – double occupancy is required.
– Glamping Tent (2 person max)- Large canvas tents on a platform, including tent and bedding. (must bring your own clothing, toiletries and towels);
– 2 person Cabanas w/ small en-suite and composting toilet

This experience offers a full refund if a cancellation is received up to 30 days prior to the original trip date.
If you or the Experience Provider need to change your reservation due to Covid-19 health protocols, your reservation will be rescheduled to a later date.
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Information on how to book this experience will be provided in your experience voucher.

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