Everyone lives in a watershed. Come celebrate yours.
Join us for a unique way to see the Fraser River.
As part of FraserFEST, you can raft Hell’s Gate (Boston Bar to Yale) on Tuesday, August 8th. The trip is 1-day adventures ideal for people who would like to experience the Fraser from off-the-beaten track.
Hell’s Gate: Boston Bar to Yale – Tues, August 8th – Approx. 6 hours.
Hold on to your hats! This day of heart-racing adventure is sure to get you soaked even on the sunniest of days. Challenge the rapids at Scuzzy Rock, China Bar and the unforgettable Hell’s Gate. The grand finale is the roller coaster action of Sailor Bar Rapids, a chain of huge standing waves that we run several times.
Get a seat on a raft: The prices for this expedition are $159 + 5% GST for adults, and $129 + 5% GST for youths (16 years and younger). If you are interested in taking part in this white water adventure, please phone Fraser River Raft Expeditions to reserve your seat at 1-800-363-7238.
What to expect: The trip is a power rafting trip, the rafts are large, stable and comfortable. The rapids splash, so you may get wet. The trip is suitable for ages 8 to 80 but it can be a long day for some.
What to Bring: Lifejackets and lunch are provided. Wear shorts or pants, a t-shirt and a pair of shoes that can get wet. Avoid heavy cotton if possible, and wear lightweight, quick drying clothing instead. For footwear, old running shoes or sport sandals work well, please avoid flip flops or sandals without a heel strap. Bring a small backpack with a warm layer of clothes, drinking bottle, sunscreen and a brimmed hat. In addition, you should bring a change of clothes that you keep in your vehicle for after the trip.
Logistics: Meet your rafting group at 9:30am on Tuesday, August 8th, at the Fraser River Raft Expedition headquarters at 30950 Trans Canada Highway, Yale. After check-in and a welcome circle, you will receive instructions before being shuttled to Boston Bar, where you will board the raft for an enjoyable day of rafting. You land back in Yale, at the Fraser River Raft Expedition headquarters.
Adults: $159 + 5% GST
Youths (16 years and younger): $129 + 5% GST
If you would like to take part in this white water adventure, please phone Fraser River Raft Expeditions to reserve your seat at 1-800-363-7238.