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rafting the rockies


The Kootenay offers up the best family whitewater rafting trip in the Canadian Rockies of class II-III rapids.  It is great for children as young as 5 and grandparents alike. We offer 2 different tours, a half day which will include morning snack and our full day which will include morning snack and a deli-style lunch on the riverside.  The half day tour covers 18 km of remote wilderness, while the full day is an adventure of 45 km with the highlight of an amazing waterfall, Pedley Falls.  Come join us on a great day in the heart of the Canadian Rockies – a day mixed with fun, relaxation and adventure.


  • For the Full Day Trip, we depart from our Radium Hot Springs office at 9:00am and return by 5:00-5:30pm.

  • For a Half Day Trip, we depart from our Radium office at 9:00am and return by 1:30pm.

  • Trip durations are approximate and fluctuate based on water levels.


4987 Hwy # 93
Radium Hot Springs, BC
V0A 1M0

Directions from Banff

  • Allow 1.45 hours for drive.

  • Drive west on Hwy# 1 to Junction of Hwy # 93 Radium Hot Springs.

  • You’ll drive through Kootenay National Park, After passing the west gate of Kootenay Park, drive another 1 Km.

  • Turn right at the Kootenay River Runners sign (the office is across from the Gateway Motel).

Directions from Panorama

  • Drive down the hill towards Invermere.

  • Turn left towards Hwy.#95.

  • Follow road to Hwy#95.

  • Turn left at lights.

  • In Radium, turn right at 4- way stop.

  • Drive 0.5km to Kootenay River Runners office on left. |

250-347-9210 | 1-800-599-4999 (toll free)


hot springs

Things to do


Here for the weekend? Explore one of the nearby hiking trails located right at our doorstep or take in the view from Parks Canada’s iconic red chairs. Pick up your copy of Parks Canada’s Explore the Radium Hot Springs area guide and start exploring.

To learn more about things to do in Kootenay click here.

Enjoy a great day trip to Radium Hot Springs with this itinerary

Hours of operation


Radium Hot Springs operates on a first come, first served basis. Reservations are neither required nor available. 


Hot pool

Monday to Friday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

​Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Cool pool

​Monday to Friday  11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

​Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Hours are subject to change. Last admission 60 minutes before closing time.


Radium Hot Springs is open on Canadian holidays including Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day and Easter. 

Toby Creek Adventures


We are an award-winning snowmobile and ATV / UTV adventure tour company operating since 1996 at the western gateway to Kootenay and Banff National Parks in the Canadian Rockies.

Our ATV & UTV tours are perfect for all levels of experience, from complete beginners to advanced riders.  They are an excellent and very memorable family outdoor activity. We provide all the gear, equipment and instruction you will need.  You will experience an exhilarating tour through old-growth forest, incredible scenery and a spectacular alpine basin surrounded by soaring rock peaks.  You will also visit the remains of a former gold and silver mine and relax by the fireplace in our alpine cabin.

This is the real Canadian experience of a lifetime, which you will remember always. Many of our guests tell us this experience was the highlight of their Canadian Rockies vacation.  Our snowmobile and ATV tours are very popular and can fill up fast during peak periods.  Please book early to avoid disappointment.  We look forward to guiding your snowmobile adventure in our beautiful mountain playground.




TOLL FREE1-888-357-4449

PHONE(250) 342-5047


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Leo Burrito

Real “Fast” Food.


All burritos stuffed with beans, rice, and salsa fresca.


Served with lettuce, and your choice of either corn or flour soft shell.



We strive to serve you high quality fresh food. Made in house salsas, sauces, slow cooked meats, pickled goods, soups and more.

4951 Hwy 93, Radium, BC 

(778) 527-4999

old salzburg restaurant



Get in Shape for the Holiday Season!!

The Old Salzburg Restaurant offers calorie orientated lean specials.

Come and join us for a delicious meal or just hang out by the fireplace with an ice cold Stiegl Beer.

Come enjoy delicious Austrian or Continental dishes.

The warm and cozy atmosphere and wonderful Austrian style decor makes dining at the Old Salzburg a true experience.

You may choose from a variety of Schnitzels, steaks, homemade Spaetztle (pasta), salads, seafood, and mouthwatering desserts. The Restaurant also offers a great selection of Canadian and International wines. Join us for lunch on our outside patio. We are offering new daily lunch and dinner specials.

Click to download our Appetizer Menu in a printable pdf format.

Click to download our Main Courses Menu in a printable pdf format.

Click to download our lunch menu in a printable pdf format.

Click to download our kids menu in a printable pdf format.


For reservations call:  (250) 347 6553.


Helna’s Stube Restaurant

Helna’s Stube is a casual dining experience with easy elegance. We are specialized in delicacies straight from Austria and surrounding areas.

Our appetizers, entrées and desserts are an ever-changing variety of delicious treats. We make sure to provide our patrons with an excellent dining experience in a tastefully decorated cozy room. We take a great deal of pride in our business. Our motto is, “For the love of fine food.”

We are situated in downtown of Radium Hot Springs. Please visit our location on the corner of Main St. West – St. Mary’s Street (see Map).


Contact us at: (250) 347-0047



spur valley Golf




Spur Valley Golf Resort is a family-owned and operated recreation destination located between the incredible Rocky and Purcell Mountain Ranges.

The Csokonay family has been building the campground since 1983, and they opened the golf course, Spur Valley Greens, in 1997.

Spur Valley is a beautiful and unique area with a central location in the Columbia Valley, making it extremely desirable for golf enthusiasts and families alike.


Enjoy our beautiful 9 hole golf course with pristine conditions and fantastic greens, as you play our par 4's, par 3's, and our finishing par 5. Comfortably play our course within two hours, then enjoy delicious Tex-Mex and local fair at the Cantina or relax with a cold drink on our patio.


Need help with your swing? Spend some time on our cliff side driving range and practice green.

PO Box 134
Radium Hot Springs, BC
V0A 1M0, Canada​

(250) 347-6500



Luxor trail Horse

Open for the 2021 Season - Minimum Age 10 yrs on all rides

Join us for a scenic trail ride!

Luxor Corrals at Spur Valley is located in the beautiful East Kootenay region of B.C. We are a 10 minute drive north of Radium Hot Springs on highway 95. Minimum age is 10 yrs for all trail rides Taxes included in all prices.

What to Bring

Our insurance requires all riders to wear footwear with closed toes and a heel. Under 16 riders are required to wear a helmet. We do have a small selection of riding boots for those who need them. We also offer riding helmets for those that want them. We recommend long pants, and Sunscreen is always a good idea. If you wear a hat, make sure it is very secure - you don't want the wind blowing it off and spooking the horse behind you.

We accept cash, or etransfer in advance

Reserve your ride: ph/text 250-688-0280


Mineral mountain zip lines




Prepare to take flight on the joyride of a lifetime as you glide effortlessly through forest canopies and across Fairmont Creek on the picturesque Mineral Mountain Ziplines course. Nestled at the foot of the Rocky Mountains at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, our course features six mind-blowing lines that provide a thrilling combination of speed, height and distance.

At Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, BC  




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Columbia river paddles

We Offer A Unique Way To Discover The Lakes And Rivers In The Columbia Valley. Our Fleet Of Canoes And Kayaks Are Modern, Stable Recreational Boats, Which Are Easy To Paddle.
Columbia River Paddle Offers Canoe, Kayak And SUP Lessons, Interpretive And Guided/Self-Guided Tours With A Relaxed, Easy Paced Approach In The Spectacular Setting Of The Columbia River Valley - Paddle From Invermere To Radium!

Feeling adventurous? Why not push out into the fertile Columbia Valley Wetlands with a rental and enjoy a first rate view. Or discover the Columbia River Wetlands’ secrets about the river/wetlands and human history and facts about local bird, fish, reptiles and animal life from an experienced guide.

Whether you’re an individual, couple or large group, your family and friends can enjoy a hassle-free canoe or kayak experience in the picturesque Columbia Valley. We will even help plan an amazing day on the water for group get-aways by supplying the equipment for your paddling adventures, organizing a BBQ lunch or dinner, and making a fire on the shore.

What We Offer
  • Guided or Self-Guided tours available

  • Shuttle Service for tours

  • Rent a Kayak, Canoe or SUP

  • Individuals, couples or groups

  • Relaxed, educational and fun!

  • Focus on safety, with full orientations

 (250) 342-7397

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