Whitewater Rafting on the Ottawa River – From the gleam of fast-moving clear water, to the adrenaline rush, rumble and tumble of rapid action, this is your chance to get in on the ‘current’ sensation. OWL Rafting, owned and operated by Claudia and Dirk Van Wijk, National and International Whitewater Champions, operates out of Forester’s Falls, Ontario, with raft excursions down the legendary 12 km ‘Rocher Fendu’ rapids of the Ottawa River. The OWL experience takes place just ninety minutes from the Nation’s Capital. Excursions embark 7 days a week from mid May through September.
The ultimate rafting adventure. OWL Rafting’s day trip includes a full day of whitewater rafting in the 12-person Big Boat.Increase the excitement by choosing the Sport option: 7-person Sport Raft or 2-person Sport Yak.
A daylong rafting experience through the dynamic Rocher Fendu rapids awaits. With experienced and passionate guides at the helm, you’ll splash and roll through one of the world’s great whitewater routes. Travel down an untouched wild section of pristine river where a sense of adventure is rekindled; bonding with your crew you relive the lore of the River. Body surf and float – immerse yourself in the rivers swirl, feel and be part of the friendly warm waters.
As the currents calm down, transfer to the comfort of OWL’s signature pontoon boat. Transitioning from wet into dry clothes, and feast on a freshly prepared grilled buffet – the grand finale. Once back at the resort your guides will show a video presentation where you can relive your day’s adventure!
Membership Level: General Member, Travel-Related Business