Press and Media

EXPLORE MAGAZINE

Glacier raft guide and owner on the cover of Explore Magazine for their Spring 2016 edition.

Explore is a Canadian outdoor adventure magazine and Golden, B.C. made their list as one of Canada's 10 Best Adventure Towns.

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CALGARY HERALD

Andrew Penner from the Calgary Herald shares his experiences from spending a full day rafting the Kicking Horse River.

He likens his experience to a rockin' rodeo ride in the old west and now understands why the white water of the Kicking Horse has its much deserved reputation. Yeehaw!

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WESTJET MAGAZINE

One of the coolest experiences we've ever had was on a Westjet flight from Calgary to Toronto while flying home to visit family.

We opened the magazine to see our very own Glacier boats rafting down the Kicking Horse.

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KOOTENAY BUSINESS

Golden B.C. was featured in Kootenay Business Magazine and rafting on the Kicking Horse River is a recommended stop.

Chad, the guide in the photo, couldn't agree more. He's been with Glacier for 13 years and loves every day like it was the first.

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THE TORONTO STAR

The Toronto Star outlines some of the highlights from a stop in Golden, B.C.

From white water rafting with Glacier, to skydiving, hiking, walking with wolves and stand up paddle boarding, they've touched on some of the amazing adventures this town has to offer.

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KOOTENAY BUSINESS

Glacier Raft Company owner, Ryan Johannesen, was named one of the 'Top 10 Business People' by Kootenay Business Magazine.

Glacier's commitment to making sure customer experience is always the priority earned them this honour.

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WESTJET MAGAZINE

WestJet Magazine spent a full day with us rafting the Kicking Horse River.

Watch their video and read about their experience on why they say the Kicking Horse is as interesting as its name is memorable

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CALGARY HERALD

If you're planning a trip through the Kootenay Rockies, this article in the Calgary Herald can help you plan your trip.

With stops all through the Kootenays, and adventures that include rafting with Glacier, mountain coasters, hot springs, gondola rides, kayaking, heritage towns and ziplining there will likely be a few things you want to add to your list.

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CANADIAN TRAVELLER MAGAZINE

Canadian Traveller compiled their "Ultimate Canadian Bucket List"

Out of all the amazing adventures Canada has to offer, rafting the Kicking Horse River made the list!

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CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION - THE NATIONAL

CBC's The National did a full story on rafting in Golden, including the highlights of the river, the issues we faced with CP Rail, and our new heli rafting program that came about as a result

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AWARDS

2016 OUTSTANDING VISITOR EXPERIENCE AWARD

Glacier Raft Company won Tourism Golden's 'Outstanding Visitor Experience' award in 2016 for the second year in a row.

Presented at the Community Excellence Awards, it is an honour to be recognized by our peers and colleagues for the commitment we have to our guests.

2015 OUTSTANDING VISITOR EXPERIENCE AWARD

Glacier Raft Company was awarded Tourism Golden's 'Outstanding Adventure Experience' in 2015.

Given the number of amazing adventures Golden has to offer, this was a real honour.

2012 BUSINESS OF THE YEAR AWARD

Glacier Raft Company was named the 'Business of the Year' in 2012 by the Kicking Horse Chamber of Commerce.

2012 BEST ADVENTURE EXPERIENCE

Glacier Raft Company was voted as the 'Best Adventure Experience' in 2012 by the Kicking Horse Chamber of Commerce.

2012 BEST OVERALL TOURISM EXPERIENCE

Glacier Raft Company was voted as the 'Best Overall Tourism Experience' in 2012 by the Kicking Horse Chamber of Commerce.

2009 OUTSTANDING MARKETING OF GOLDEN & KICKING HORSE COUNTRY

Glacier Raft Company was awarded for 'Outstanding Marketing of Golden and Kicking Horse Country in 2012 by the Kicking Horse Chamber of Commerce.

BOOK NOW

From the minute you show up until the end of cheers and picture viewing, every single member of the Glacier Raft team makes you feel at home and part of something special.

audreymcmullen, Trip Advisor