Canyoning In The Rockies

Experience the wild adventures with Bow Valley Canyon Tours which were born out of a passion for the outdoors and a desire to share unparalleled, once in a lifetime canyoning experiences. Established in 2016, Bow Valley Canyon Tours was the first professional guiding company in the central Rockies to offer canyoning trips. We ensure you'll have the best canyoning experience possible with our exclusive handpicked canyon locations.

Our Adventures


Heart Creek Canyon

Looking to try canyoning for the first time? Then this is the trip for you! An easy approach, an ideal location to learn rappelling, and amazing scenery all make this trip the perfect choice for your first canyoning experience. Heart Creek Canyon is also our closest trip to the townsites of Banff and Canmore.

  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
  • Minimum age 12+
  • Difficulty: beginner
  • Group size 2-8
  • May—October
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Ghost Canyon

The Ghost is our premier canyon experience and one of the most secluded, wild and spectacular canyons you'll experience anywhere! This all-day adventure has slides, rappels and phenomenal pool jumps and is adventurous for veteran canyoneers and great for thrill-seeking beginners.

  • Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
  • Minimum age 14+
  • Beginner/intermediate
  • Group size 2-8
  • June—late September
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Castle Canyon

If you are looking to take your canyoneering experience to the next level then this advanced canyon is the trip for you. Castle Canyon is an adrenaline trip from start to finish with five challenging rappels, a 12ft jump and numerous pools to swim through.

  • Duration: 6 hours (approx.)
  • Minimum age 17+
  • Advanced difficulty
  • Group size 2-5
  • August—October
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“Canyoning was an amazing experience, I would do it again!! Mark was our guide and made sure we had a safe fun experience! 😃 Hearts Creek canyoning was the perfect intro to canyoning.”

Suraiya S., Sept. 2021

“What an unbelievable time we had!! We are a family of five and all of us cannot stop talking about how fun and challenging this adventure was for us! Our guide on the trip was Mark and he was excellent. Don't hesitate to book your trip! You will never regret it! The experience was a once in a lifetime adventure for each of us!! Completely awesome!”

Yodeler123, Aug. 2019

Why Epic?

Highest Standards

All of our operators have the years of experience required to give you the best quality trip and highest industry standards. They know their stuff.

Hype Deals

With every purchase you get access to local deals and offers on partnered hotels, restaurants and activities to save you money and connect you with local legends.

Authentically Canadian

All of our adventures are operated and owned by local people and families. Your money stays local and that matters.

Best Value

We hand pick the best value trips to save you time and research. Chosen by internationally experienced guides.

Experience More

Our exclusive combos and adventures will save you money, time and research and let you experience more on your trip through the Rockies.

Additional Details

  • Instructors will teach you everything you need to know with no experience required
  • All safety and canyoning equipment will be provided.
  • Snacks, energy bars and water will be provided.
  • Please bring: Bathing suit, towel, a pair of sturdy runners or light hikers that can get wet (for inside the canyon, no sandals or open toed shoes), rain jacket or hardshell (optional if available), day backpack to carry up gear, extra cloths to change into after the trip (will remain in the vehicle), waterproof camera or Gopro.
  • Minimum age 13, depending on trip.
Epic Adventures

Suggested Combos

Banff Ultimate Adventurer

Banff Ultimate Adventurer

Via ferrata Mt. Norquay, canyoning Heart Creek canyon.

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    Banff Epic Adventurer

    Banff Epic Adventurer

    Caving (Adventure Route), via ferrata Mt. Noruqay, canyoning (Heart Creek Canyon).

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      Rock Hunter

      Rock Hunter

      Caving (Adventure Route), canyoning (Heart Creek Canyon).

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