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
First time, but definitely not the last!
Amy & Cody
Excellent trip, fantastic scenery. First time whitewater rafting, will be back for more!
Debbie & Gary Barlow, England
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
Your staff consists of the most professional raft guides we deal with. We just wanted to thank you for taking a personal interest and creating the safest, most enjoyable trips possible. The students are always raving about the hike behind Moul Falls, the delicious lunch, and the amazing rapids of course
Adventure Treks, Flat Rock, NC
Great ride! The waterfall was a great addition - great staff, thanks for an epic afternoon! 2 bears, 2 snakes, 2 bald eagles & butterflies, who could ask for more?!!
Tracy & Dwayne - Calgary, AB
All the way from England on our honeymoon and we proper enjoyed the rafting. Excellent fun and the waterfall jumping was brilliant! Thank you all!
Matt and Pip, Birmingham, England
Been rafting before but this blew it away! Amazing! Thank you all for a great time, we’ll be back!
Karan and Jen
Wicked awesome trip!! Couldn't have asked for better food, guides or equipment and definitely a better time couldn't have been had anywhere!! Experience of a lifetime.
Melissa - Grand Prairie, AB
Thank you very much IWE for an amazing day! You took really good care of us and the team atmosphere out on the river was incredible. Felt like I gained three new friends by the end of the day.
Absolutely wonderful, Great Trip with great guides. Thanks for the amazing time. Great addition to our Honey Moon
Chris & Kathrin - Australia
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