About Us

Building confidence, skills and knowledge

At Boreal River, you can expect to be challenged. Whether it is whitewater rescue courses, , skills training, or leadership development, you will gain huge amounts of hands-on experience with long lasting results.

Consistently high-quality, professional programs

All of our courses, training and expeditions are rooted in a passion for wilderness, lifelong learning, exploration, and connecting with people. Each program's success is built on our commitment and efforts towards great customer service, preparation, and safety standards.

Experienced, professional instructors

With years of experience under their dry suits, our instructors are experts in their fields who enjoy helping participants gain confidence and have great experiences in the outdoors. Meet our instructors.

Who we work with

By tailoring our programs to meet specific needs, Boreal River creates excellent opportunities for organizations such as:

Whitewater Rescuewilderness river expeditionsWilderness MedicineWhitewater and Swiftwater Rescue Training CoursesMagpie River Expedition