Category Archives: White Water Rafting

Whistler Village Beer Festival.

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The 5th Whistler Village Beer Festival is this weekend, Sept 13-17 2017.

Beer in the mountains – it just feels right. 2017 marks the 5th anniversary of the Whistler Village Beer Festival. In celebration, all Saturday Main Event tickets grant festival-goers access to the grounds on BOTH Saturday and Sunday.
The main event happens on Saturday & Sunday at the Whistler Olympic Plaza, there will be 60 breweries to choose from, live music and food on site. In addition check out other WVBF events happening from Weds, Sept 13th on here.

As one of Whistler Beer Fest’s activity sponsors, enjoy 25% off Flex Pass tickets with the code TAG. Ticket link here.

We’ll be at the festival all weekend, offering high-fives and discounted rates for WVBF ticket holders. See you there!

50% off for Local Staff Parties this Fall.

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Adventure is the best reward – 50% off for local staff parties this fall.

It’s been a long summer of working hard, reward your team with a staff party full of adventure with The Adventure Group. We’re offering 50% off for businesses in the Sea to Sky corridor for the following activities:

Superfly Ziplines. Regular Rate: $149 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $74.50 /Adult
2 Hour RZR Tours. Regular Rate: $219 /RZR – Staff Party Rate: $109.50 /RZR. *RZRs can hold 2 people.
Treetop Adventure Course. Regular Rate: $59 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $29.50 /Adult
Wedge Rafting Green River. Regular Rate: $109 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $54.50 /Adult. *Water level dependant.

To enquire or to book contact Luke Snyder: 604 932 0647 or [email protected].
Valid for Monday – Friday reservations only. Reservation dates must be after September 4th 2017.

Forged Axe Throwing, Now at Cougar Mountain.

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Forged Axe Throwing are setting up a 2 lane mobile axe throwing hall at Cougar Mountain this summer!

Forged Axe Throwing at Cougar Mountain

Learn to throw an axe while on site at Cougar mountain with Forged! During these action packed 20 minute sessions you will learn how to throw an axe safely, hit those bullseyes, and how to compete in the sport of axe throwing. Anyone over 10 years old is welcome to participate in this truly unique experience that will have you competing against your friends in no time.

Starting Thursday, July 20th 2017 Forged will be at Cougar Mountain daily. $20 a session (around 20 minutes.)

For more details on Forged Axe Throwing >> forgedaxe.ca

#TakeMeToWhistler – Photo Contest.

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This summer, win an unforgettable trip to Whistler with The Adventure Group & Four Seasons Resort Whistler.
Submit your adventure photo* for a chance to win a Whistler summer vacation.

Grand prize includes (for 2 people):

1 Night’s stay at Four Seasons Resort Whistler
Choice of 2 of 4 activities from The Adventure Group, Whistler:

  1. Superfly Ziplines
  2. RZR Tours
  3. Treetop Adventure Course
  4. Whitewater Rafting

To enter, it’s easy:
1. Like The Adventure Group Whistler & Four Seasons Resort Whistler on Facebook.
2. Submit your photo here: 1.shortstack.com/9jRdn0

*Adventure photo guidelines: No R-Rated content in photos, these photos will be rejected and do not count as an entry. Photos must be taken outside doing adventurous activities to be entered into the contest.

Terms & conditions here.
Winner announced August 14th, 2017.

Cheakamus River Rafting Open.

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On Friday, June 30th, the Cheakamus River rafting adventure opens for the season.
This mild rafting adventure is perfect for those craving a scenic tour. Bounce along these Class 1-2 rapids in stride on this river rafting adventure.
Light paddling as a team will further propel you down this gorgeous water route. Perfect for a family with younger children or even grandparents, this adventure appeals to a very diverse range of people who are seeking a Whistler rafting experience all their own!

See what it’s all about with the Cheakamus River rafting video.

Elaho Squamish River Rafting Open.

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Be among the first to enjoy the spring melt, and battle the true power of nature on the Elaho-Squamish River – opening this Friday, June 9th.

Brace yourself for exhilarating rapids of class 3 and 4, and let the adrenaline pump as you paddle through the Paradise Valley taking in the wilderness of the Coast Mountains. The tour includes over 3 hours on the water as well as a river snack and a tasty BBQ after your tour at the Cheakamus Centre.

Excited to get out there? Watch our Elaho-Squamish River rafting video here.

Whitewater Rodeo – 20th Anniversary – June 21, 2017

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It’s that time of year again Whistlerites! Time for the local adventurers to band together to have a bit of fun, make fools of themselves, compete for some awesome prizes and do a little rafting along the way. This is a very special year for the Wedge Whitewater Rodeo and we want to share it with our good local friends at Zero Ceiling, we are both celebrating our 20th anniversaries and we want to go big and throw you a massive rodeo. The Rodeo is legendary and so are Zero Ceiling and together we are going to make this the best day and night of the summer. Come join us on June 21st and rock out to what will be the best and most legendary rodeo yet. Here are the deets:

Wednesday, June 21st

Choose between 9:30am / 12:30pm / 3pm / 4pm start time
6 people per team (must have at least 2 ladies!)
Prizes for best dressed and winners / losers from the day

Rodeo & After Party Includes:

Lake sumo wrestling, raft games, race down the mighty Green River, photos & video footage, apres and a day party at The Longhorn with DJ MC Adam, BBQ, drink and games.
After party at Garfinkels from 9pm-late – “beverages” and WICKED entertainment by Case of the Mondays, DJ Rich A and Neon Steve!
Price is $65 per person – must have everyone’s payment to complete your registration! All proceeds of the event go to Zero Ceiling

For more info, call Wedge Rafting at (604) 932 7171 or email: [email protected]

Spaces go quickly so don’t delay – it’s the longest running event and the hottest party in town! Please like our page for the most up-to-date info and please share with your friends!

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Green River Opening & Winter Operations Update.

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Summer is Coming and Winter is Ending – The Green River Opens This Friday, April 28th.

After an incredible and extended winter season, the Green Lake took a little longer to thaw this year, but with warmer spring temperatures the seasons are changing and the mighty Green River will be back in business this Friday, April 28th.

Early season rafting is the best time to get out on the water, with higher water levels to make for an adrenaline filled adventure.
Early season rates are a steal at $99/Adult & $69/Child from now until May 19th. Daily departures happen at 12pm and 3pm.

For more information check out the video here.

Winter Operations Update.

This April has seen record amounts of snow in Whistler and because of that we’ve had an extended winter season. We have so much snow that if we don’t start moving it now, we won’t be open for summer activities until June!

Here’s our winter activity closing schedule:

Snowmobile Tours end on Saturday, April 29th.

Snowshoe Tours will come to an end on Friday, April 28th.

Superfly Ziplines never closes and is discounted to $99 until May 19th.

Stay tuned for other summer activity opening dates and contact us to book your adventure today!

The Green River Goes VR.

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Experience the fun, bouncy rapids of the Green River in 360 with Wedge Whitewater Rafting.

Join Wedge Rafting down Whistler’s best loved Green River and splash through the rapids as if you’re really there. Best viewed from a mobile or tablet device, our 360 video let’s you almost feel the glacial water cooling you down on a hot summers day.

Check it out on our Facebook page: Here.