5 Best Hikes Near Golden B.C. – From the Glacier Crew

Here at Glacier Raft Company, we are all about adventure. With an abundance of activities right outside our doorstep in Golden, the opportunities for outdoor education are endless.

As a town that is surrounded by six national parks, the idea of exploring just a couple of sites can be a bit daunting – especially if you are only in town for a few days! Our staff members thrive on adventure and many have thoroughly explored the trails in and around Golden.

So here is a list of our favourite hikes in the area we suggest checking out

5 Best Adventure Tourism Activities in Golden, BC!

If you’re ever wondering why Golden should be a destination on your list, we can assure you the opportunities for adventure are endless!

Whether you’re looking for a high intensity, adrenaline pumping adventure, or the more scenic, relaxing, exploratory type, Golden has it all.

Winter Paddling on the Kicking Horse River – Video

It has been an unusually warm winter in B.C., and while there are many skiers and snowboarders amongst us, we’ve been making the best of it.

The Kicking Horse thawed extremely early this year and as soon as we saw water we knew we had to explore.

We Now Rent Inflatable Kayaks!

Glacier Raft Company now offers a fun, stable way to explore beautiful Golden BC.

Our inflatable kayak rentals give you the freedom and independence to explore on your own, with no guide required.

Raft and Golf Packages in Golden BC

We’re super stoked to be working with the Golden Golf Club to offer a raft and golf package.

It has been a real hit with stag groups, and for corporate outings.

You have the option to raft and golf in the same day, or spread it out over a couple of days to enjoy a more relaxed pace.