Location - Clearwater, BC - Wells Gray Park
Located in the town of Clearwater BC, Interior Whitewater Rafting and Adventures is proud to be able to claim the spectacular Wells Gray Provincial Park as its back yard and playground.
||"At the town of Clearwater, about 180km from the North Thompson's glacial beginnings, the river is joined by one of the most spectacular tributaries of the Fraser system. Clearwater river is the culmination of an incredible concentration of waterfalls, rapids and chutes, probably the greatest in BC. It is a world of white water and blue lakes protected by one of the province's largest and finest parks, Wells Gray. This wilderness reserve stretches across more than 520,000 hectares of mountains and alpine meadows, recent volcanoes and lava flows, all drained by streams destined for the Clearwater River.
From its source in Clearwater Lake, the river has over eons carved a deep valley through lava and rock to the Thompson. Along the way streams drop into the Clearwater River from a plateau that lifts almost vertically above its east bank. From alpine meadows and tree-bordered lakes, streams tumble down mountain slopes towards the river, bursting suddenly into the valley as dramatic waterfalls, sometimes enfolded by curves of gigantic bowls carved in lava by falling water.
Helmcken Falls is the most celebrated: here Murtle River drops 142 meters, creating the fourth highest waterfall in Canada and one of the most spectacular in all of North America... Below the mouth of the Clearwater, the North Thompson is a broad, powerful river. The watersheds of both rivers are traditional territory of the North Thompson Band of the Shuswap nation."
Excerpt from "Mighty River - A Portrait of the Fraser" by Richard C. Bocking
By far the most amazing adventure we have done as a family. Thank you so much!
Desiree, Brody, Talan, Miller
First Trip of the year! And our first one ever! Thank you so much for an experience of a lifetime! Your kindness, hospitality, service, and warmth will never be forgotten. Thanks you Kenneth, Travis, and Harry for making this the best part of our trip.
Kinjal and Family
Absolutely incredible experience especially the cliff jump. Watching bald eagle follow us down stream was also a sight to behold. Our guide Kristine was amazing and also the rest of the Team.
Jordan & Dennis - UK
Thanks to the guys for a fantastic trip! The ride & the scenery was terrific, we'll definitely be back next summer for another ride!
Helen, Nick & Iggy, Kelowna, BC
Grand adventure! Whole team was super awesome, warm and welcoming. I got scared at first but turned out to be amazing fun. Very detailed briefings too. Thanks Maison, Travis, and team.
Ethan and Ping from Singapore
Thank you so much for the most incredible trip!!! So, so, so much fun. Definitely our best day in Canada of this holiday. All the trip leaders were so fun and friendly, plus very knowledgeable – we felt very safe. Travis’s boat was the best, thank you everyone. 10/10 Briliant, cliff jumping was epic too!!
Mackie Family - UK
Brilliant 5 days! Each one different and great in it's own was - thanks for taking such good care of us!
Fiona - Dublin, Ireland
We were a total “Drive By”and saw your billboard and decided to join the tour leaving in 15 minutes!! So glad we did, a total blast. Thanks Christina, Koby and Nevin. Great bime.
Beth & Jeff - Michigan, USA
We thoroughly enjoyed it and were very impressed with your company and the people you employ (lunch was great too!) I hope to be back and I would certainly give IWE a five star rating to anybody else. - June 2014
Thanks so much to Travis and the whole team for this amazing experience! We had a wonderful time and great memories. You guys are all awesome and we wish you the best.
Claudia and Jerome from Belgium
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