Introduction to PackRafting (3h)

Popular activities
Nautical
Recreational

With Guide
3 days
2 nights

What does the activity consist of ?

Discover the wild nature in our PackRafting initiation, an exceptional guided excursion covering 5 kilometers over 3 hours on the Mistassibi river. This unique experience invites you to admire the breathtaking landscapes of the region while observing the local fauna and flora during your boat descent.

 Our experienced guides accompany you and provide expert navigation advice. You can venture with confidence, letting yourself be carried by the current while discovering the natural wonders that surround you.

With this introduction to PackRafting, immerse yourself in an adventure in communion with nature, in safety and serenity, don't let your comfort level deprive you of an unforgettable experience.

Duration: 03:00 hours 

Take advantage of the flexibility of our two time slots to choose the one that suits you best:

  • Morning: from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Afternoon: from 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Recommended Experience Level: Beginner to Intermediate (Class R-1 to R-3 Rapids)

Regardless of your whitewater skill level, our team of experienced guides will be there to support you and help navigate safely. Whether you are a novice seeking to develop new skills or a more experienced adventurer looking for thrills, our course offers Class R-1 to R-3 rapids, striking the perfect balance between challenge and enjoyment.

Take on the challenge and discover new sensations while building your confidence on the water. Book now and get ready to create unforgettable memories in a secure and exhilarating environment.

Available spots: 2 to 6 people.

Here are the conditions related to the river activity:

  1. If the river level is too low or too high, an alternative river will be chosen for the activity.
  2. A minimum of 2 people is required for the departure to take place.
  3. The activity will be canceled in case of weather conditions that endanger the participants, particularly in the event of forecasted electrical storms or wildfires in the vicinity.

Provided equipment:

Top-quality PackRaft equipment

  • Includes an insulated wetsuit to meet your needs
  • The PackRaft, a specially designed watercraft, guarantees exceptional stability and safety, ideal for those less comfortable in the water. Compared to traditional kayaks, the PackRaft offers additional stability thanks to its inflatable design.

Experienced guides

Photo/video memories

  • Capture your unforgettable moments

Transportation to the put-in point

  • Enjoy reliable and comfortable transportation to the starting point of your adventure

Gourmet snack at the midpoint

  • Recharge with a delicious snack specially prepared for you halfway through your descent

Refreshment after the descent

  • Relax and enjoy a refreshing beverage at the end of your experience

Requirements for the Activity

Prerequisites:

  • No whitewater experience required
  • Minimum age: 11 years old, minimum weight: 90 lbs (41 kg), minimum chest circumference: 76 cm
  • Maximum chest circumference: 132 cm
  • Understanding of French or English
  • Not pregnant
  • Acceptance and signature of the acknowledgment and assumption of risks form on-site on the day of the activity (For individuals aged 14 and under, the form must be signed by a responsible adult)
  • Reception of a minimal training/initiation and safety briefing on-site on the day of the activity
  • Individuals with reduced mobility or specific needs should communicate with the agency to determine if the activity is suitable for them.

*We recommend that you arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the beginning of the session to prepare and equip yourself.

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      Here are the scheduled dates for excursions on the Mistassibi River:

      • July 22-23
      • August 19-20
      • September 16-17

      The meeting point is as follows: 1031 Chemin Principal, Saint-Stanislas, G8L 7B4.