Columbia River Heritage Float

Have you ever wanted to explore the mighty Columbia River?Have you heard of Doukhobors?Castlegar is one of only a few cities in the world where the Doukhobor Culture has been documented and where is still thrives today.Rediscovery Zuckerberg Island where this architectural Russian Orthodox country chapel stands today.

Embark on historical float down the Mighty Columbia River for a Heritage experience. See the wildlife, hear the stories and feel the river waves beneath. This trip starts at the Old Ferry Landing. Experience a private guided trip floating under historic bridges towards Castlegar’s proud millennium Park and Pond. Cruise up to the cultural Zuckerberg Island Chapel from the 1930’s for a land tour of the vibrant Island. The island holds many paths to history and great exploring.

After a light walking tour of the island we embark back on our raft, heading down river to the Doukhobor Discovery Center where we tour the grounds and embrace the vibrate culture.  When we arrive at the museum, get taken back in time and see inside of this unique culture and beautiful grounds. Travel back to the Old Ferry Landing where this adventure began.

Rafting & Tours

Trip type: Cultural Explorer

Duration: 3hrs

Availability: July 12 & Aug 16

Class of River: II

Tour Pricing

$79/ per person

Group size: Min 2 guests - Max 12 guests

Suitable for ages: 10+