Explore the historic Columbia River and Wetlands

Online bookings only available 24 hours in advance. Please call for availability for same day bookings.


Departing: Friday Mornings, See pickup times
Duration: 3 hrs
Ages: Family Friendly
Adults (Ages 16+): $95
Youth (Ages 8-15): $50
Children (Ages 7 and under): $15

Guided: Fairmont to Lake Windermere

Our knowledgeable and highly skilled guides will lead you in an 8-person voyager canoe, or a canoe or kayak for approximately 3 hours through this spectacular and scenic body of water.

You will discover intricate facts about this great North American river and its ecologically important wetlands, along with its abundant birds, fish, reptiles and mammals. Historical, geographical and geological information will be shared and discussed along the length of this brilliant waterway.

Friday pickups from the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort at 9:50, Mountainside at 9:40 and Riverside timeshare rec-center at 9:30 am.

We can use our 8 Person “Big Canoe”, or kayaks and canoes if requested for this tour.

Fairmont Raft

Departing: See departure times
Duration: 1.5 – 2hrs
Ages: Family Friendly
Adults (Ages 13+): $79
Youth (Ages 8-12): $39.50
Children (Ages 7 and under): $10

Guided: Fairmont Columbia River Raft Trip

Are you ready for a fun, relaxing and scenic activity the whole family can enjoy? Join us for a 1.5 – 2 hour lazy float through a vibrant natural channel with plenty of birds and wildlife to spot. Stop to dip your feet in – a perfect way to cool off on a hot sunny day.

Perfect for all ages  |  All gear supplied  |  Snack included  |  No need to paddle!

Morning tours
Monday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
9:20am Columbia River Paddle Base office, Athalmere
9:30am Copper Point Resort
9:50am The Meadows at Fairmont

Evening tours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
6:20pm Columbia River Paddle Base office, Athalmere
6:30pm Copper Point Resort
6:50pm The Meadows at Fairmont