JASPER, ALBERTA – Canada – The name “Sunwapta” translates to “turbulent river” in the Stoney Indian language. And with it’s Class III rapids and steep gradient, Sunwapt River in Jasper, Alberta lives up to its name. Dividing Jasper National Park and Banff National Park, Sunwapta River is an easily accessible whitewater destination, steeped in natural beauty and adventure.
Don’t miss a visit to the exciting Sunwapta River during the high-water season, starting in mid-June and ending in late July.
Want to whitewater raft the Sunwapta River on your next Alberta, Canada vacation? Call 800-519-4770 or 403-774-7215 to speak to an Alberta Rafting specialist today, or visit AlbertaRafting.org for more information.
More of the Best Things to Do in Alberta, Canada
You may have come to the Canadian Rockies for the whitewater adventure, but don’t leave before you get to experience more of what makes Alberta, Canada a top vacation destination. Explore Banff National Park or Jasper National Park, discover the beauty of Lake Louise, or make the most of your time with a tour from Jasper Vacations or Banff Travel. No matter which activity you choose, you’ll be glad you stayed to experience more of the Canadian Rockies.