Class 3 rapids. Bumpin’ after party.

100% of the proceeds helping reduce youth homelessness.

This is the rodeo that helps.


Join us on the Green river for a day of white water rafting action, followed by an epic after-party on Cougar Mountain. In 2018, the Whitewater Rodeo raised over $38,500 for Zero Ceiling’s programs.

If you want to be part of the action in 2019, email to be the first to know when Early Bird tickets go on sale.

The Rodeo packs in a whole lot of fun, including:


Whitewater rafting

A whitewater rafting race down the Green River
Raft games and competitions, and prizes for the best paddlers


 Free après (burgers and beer) throughout the day at the famous Longhorn’s Saloon

After party from 7pm

Exclusive after party in the forest on Cougar Mountain
Open bar
reat tunes from local legends Skiitour
Forged Axe Throwing
Costume competition…with big prizes to be won


Our awesome partners Wedge Rafting, The Adventure Group, Gibbons and Good Fortune Collective are generously donating 100% of proceeds to Zero Ceiling, to help tackle homelessness by providing housing, employment and outdoor adventure to young people who have experienced homelessness or unstable housing.

The Whitewater Rodeo 2018 raised over $38,500 for Zero Ceiling's programs!

To be the first to know about Early Bird tickets for 2019, email


  • Each crew must have six participants, including at least two men and two women
  • You must pay for the full boat on registration to secure your spot
  • Choose your start time: 9am, 10am, 1pm, 3pm
  • Your ticket includes rafting, raft games, après and the after party
  • You must arrive 15 minutes before your chosen start time
  • Every participant must sign a release of liability waiver to take part in white water rafting
  • Participants must be aged 19 and over
  • Transport will be provided to and from the Green River and Cougar Mountain


Start the day with priority entry into the raft race of your choice, and then arrive at the after party in true style – flying through the forest on Superfly ziplines. After all that adrenaline, take a minute to relax with a complimentary bottle of champagne in a private VIP area, while you watch our legendary DJs.

Check out full details for the VIP packages here.

If you don’t want your night to end with the party, make the most of VIP entry to Buffallo Bill’s. Then the next day, you can look back at your professional photographs, to share with your fellow paddle mates. To enquire about VIP packages, contact us at

A huge thank you to all the organizations and people who help make the Whitewater Rodeo possible, including:

Wedge Rafting, The Adventure Group, Gibbons Whistler, Good Fortune Collective, Forged Axe Throwing, Coast Mountain Photography, Smoke Shack, Blackcomb Helicopter, Bn3th, Hunter Gather, SkullCandy, SkiiTour, Foxy Moron, all of our volunteers, and of course the rodeo crews!