Raft Rental

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Raft Rentals

Rafts1 Day2 Day3 Day4 Day5 Day6 Day7 Day+/Day
10 Person Raft$125$205$275$335$385$430$470$40
8 Person Raft$100$165$220$265$305$340$370$35
6 Person Raft$75$125$170$210$245$275$300$30
4 Person Raft$60$100$135$165$190$210$225$25
Paddle (with raft rental)$5$7$10$12$13$14$15$0
PFD (with raft rental)$5$7$10$12$13$14$915$0
PFD  (without raft)$10$15$20$25$30$35$40$5
Paddle  (without raft)$10$15$20$25$30$35$40$5


  • Foot pump included
  • Safety Gear included (bailer, whistle, throw bag)
  • Paddles and life jackets are $4 per item with a raft rental
  • Reservations are  highly recommended
  • High quality, durable hypalon rubber river rafts (not self bailing)
  • Credit Card deposit and Pre-Authorization of $500-$1000 & matching photo ID required for all Raft Rentals
  • Reservation Policy


 Rafting information:

City of Calgary River Advisories and Safety Information

Bow River Estimated Float Times and Information

Raft transportation:

  • Sports Rent is conveniently located minutes away from 3  popular boat launch sites (each within 5-15 mins Drive): Edworthy ParkShouldice Park and Bowness Park  
  • All Rafts must be picked up and returned to our Sports Rent location. We do not have a Shuttle Service.
  • Majority of rafters will chose to leave a vehicle at the entry and exit points.
  • River Rafts are supplied deflated, rolled and with a pump. They can be easily transported inside any vehicle.



River Raft Specifications:

# of Occupants Make Length Width Weight Material
10 Riken/ NRS 14′ Riken – 6’8″

NRS – 7’2″

Riken – 129 lbs

NRS – 94 lbs

Heavy Duty Hypalon Rubber
8 NRS 13′ 6’2″ 80 lbs Heavy Duty Hypalon Rubber
6 NRS 12′ 5’6″ 71 lbs Heavy Duty Hypalon Rubber
4 NRS 10’6″ 4’11” 60 lbs Heavy Duty Hypalon Rubber
NRS Raft side
NRS Raft Top

What to bring for your rafting trip:

RAFTING CHECK LIST! Available at Sports Rent
Sports Rent Raft X
Pump X
Bailer X
Whistle X
Throw Bag (min. 15m. rope) X
Minimum 2 Paddles X
Dry Bag for keys, phones and wallets X
Sun Protection X
Rain Protection (weather depending)
Spare clothes in water proof bag
Wetsuit (when immersion is more likely) X