Travel Trade

Three generation family run business

 

The Van Wijk family invites your clients to experience an authentic Canadian tradition: Paddling! To paddle your own canoe or kayak, or be guided in a raft down Ontario’s historic highways is to have a quintessentially Canadian experience.

Our river locations are in the heart of the Canadian Shield, east of Algonquin Park between Toronto and our Nation’s Capital, Ottawa. Both wilderness resorts are located on the water – beach and river; provide a day and overnight packages, boast Feast ON culinary and Green Tourism designation and have cabin, lodge and Motorhome accommodation.

OWL Rafting and MKC are Canadian Signature Experiences

 

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High Adventure Rafting on the Ottawa River

 

Experience the dynamic waters of Canada’s legendary Ottawa River in a guided raft. Get your feet wet as you splash and roll through one of the world’s great whitewater routes.

Dates: May – September

Trip Length: 6 hours *overnight packages are available

Rate: $117 ( %20 off our rack rake)

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Madawaska River Rafting

 

This 2-hour fun-filled raft tour is for families or groups with children as young as 2 years old, and allows guests to experience the beautiful scenery and tumbling whitewater in the Algonquin Park area. Our skilled raft guides will introduce our guests to the river world, just like the Voyageurs who navigated the Madawaska River hundreds of years ago.

Dates: June – August, Monday – Thursdays regularly at 10am, 12:30, 2:30pm.

Length: 2 Hours

Rate: $42 ( %20 off our rack rake)

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Zero to Hero

 

Starting on flatwater, we cover the foundation to Moving Water Canoeing or Kayaking before transitioning into current on the river. Putting it all together, the afternoon will see you run a Class I-II set of rapids. The perfect whitewater sampler!
Dates: May – September

Trip Length: 7 hours

Rate: $167 ( %20 off our rack rake)

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Canadian Canoe Route

 

The quintessential Canadian experience. Connecting Toronto with our Nation’s Capital, it combines all 3 of our river products and partners with the Canadian Canoe Museum and Algonquin First Nations for a flexible itinerary for a driving or RV tour.

Dates: May – September

Trip Length: up to 7 Days

Rate: Contact us at paddle@mkc.ca ( %20 off our rack rake)

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Soft Adventure Rafting on the Ottawa River

 

Our Family Whitewater Day Trip is a gentle introduction to whitewater with plenty of excitement and splashes, as you float through the dynamic Rocher Fendu rapids using more conservative lines suitable for children.

Dates: May – September

Trip Length: 4 hours *overnight packages are available

Rate: $79 ( %20 off our rack rake)

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Pontoon Dinner Cruiser

 

Travel up river immersing yourself in this historic part of Canada’s Canadian Shield and feast on a freshly grilled lunch or dinner on the return trip to the OWL Rafting resort.

Dates: May – September

Trip Length: 2.5 hours *overnight packages are available

Rate: $42 ( %20 off our rack rake)

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