Ottawa Stay & Raft 2 Day Getaway – Soft Adventure Rafting

Experience the dynamic waters of Canada’s legendary Ottawa River in a guided raft. Get your feet wet as you splash and roll through one of the world’s great whitewater routes. Your overnight is spent beachside at our campsite, with the option of upgrading to a cabin, cabana, or RV site. OWL Rafting is a three-generation family-run resort, renowned for its attention to detail, exceptional service, and locally-sourced cuisine. This will provide you with the ultimate ‘Canadian vacation’.


Soft Adventure Rafting (low intensity):

Day 1: Arrive in at 11:30 am for your trip briefing, gear up and climb aboard the OWL bus for a short transfer to the ‘put-in’, the start of your river day and experience a soft White Water Rafting on the Ottawa River. Here you meet your guide and practice your paddle strokes to prepare for the rapids ahead. Descend the legendary 12km of whitewater on the mighty Ottawa, charging through meter-high waves. Stop for a snack, body-surfing, or cliff-jumping along the route. At rapids’ end you board the Pontoon boat for a hearty hot barbequed meal on the return cruise to the resort.
Get back to the resort, relive your day’s adventure by watching a video of your trip in the pavilion and settle in for the night.

Day 2: Breakfast is buffet-style on the lakeside patio to build your energy for the day.
Relive your day’s adventure by watching a video of your trip in the pavilion. Before you depart at 11 am relax and enjoy the resort, go for a swim from our sandy beach, or take a canoe out on the lake.

If you’re looking for fun things to do in the Ottawa area or looking for an awesome experience gift this getaway is suitable for families with kids, couples and travelers who are eager for an outdoor adventure.


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Valid 12 months

All participants must weigh at least 23 kg (50 lbs).
Season: June – mid-September.
Tour availability: Sunday – Friday only!

Arrival at 11:00 am
Trip briefing at 12:00 pm
White Water Rafting Trip from 1:00-5:30 pm
Pontoon Dinner at 6:00 pm
Breakfast at 8:00 am next day
Check out at 11 am.

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.

Accommodation choice:
– RV campsite (bring your own gear),
– A cabin, minimum requirement of 2 people occupancy per cabin.

Your experience includes:
– 1-night accommodation Camping or Cabin,
– 2 meals (dinner & breakfast),
– White Water Rafting on Ottawa River,
– Experienced guide service,
– Rafting gear,
– Pontoon BBQ style meal cruise,
– All waterfront equipment at the resort,
– River fees of $10.

What to wear:
– Secure footwear (eg. running shoes or water shoes). Crocs, flip-flops, and bare feet are not acceptable.
– Bathing suit or swim shorts,
– Sun protection, consider sunscreen and long-sleeved athletic tops.

This experience offers a full refund if a cancellation is received up to 30 days prior to the original trip date.
If you or 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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