Grande Cache Wildwater Rendezvous

Friday, June 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 4:00pm

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The Grande Cache Wild River Rendez-Vous 2018: June 22, 23, 24.

Registration at the Grande Cache Hotel front desk – 780-827-3377

This year, the Grande Cache Wild River Rendez-Vous is sponsored by Aquabatics from Calgary, and the Grande Cache Hotel. Entry fee is $40.00 per person and includes pasta dinner in High Country Steak & Ale on Saturday night, insurance for the weekend, a drink ticket for Rockies Bar & Grill, and a ticket to win Thomas Tow Truck prizes. One for the swimmer and one for the hiker.

The room rate at the Grande Cache Hotel is $79 for a single or double occupancy. Just state that you are with the Wild River Rendez-Vous. New Johnny Canoe Hotel rooms are available for $149 for single or double occupancy.

Free tenting and camping sites in the Grande Cache Hotel private park. Plug in, water and washroom available, with 24 hour desk service.


Here is the information for the Grande Cache Wild River Rendez-Vous 2017:

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 6:00pm

The middle Muskeg River, canyon run. 3 hour round trip. We will meet at the put in on highway 40, Muskeg Bridge. Class 3-4 and one class 5 section that can be paddled or portage with a seal launch below water fall.

Saturday June 23, and Sunday June 24 (Choose your run)

Option #1: Upper Muskeg for the beginner and novice. This section of river is a class 1 and maybe 2. This is a wonderful river run for the beginner.

Option #2: Sulfur River in the morning, class 2-3. Middle Muskeg canyon run, class 3-4 in the afternoon.

Option #3: Lower canyon of the Muskeg, class 2-3. 4 to 6 hours of spectacular wilderness canyon.

Option #4: Sheep Creek River run, upper and lower canyon. This is an advance/expert run only. Class 3/4. One class 5 for the kayaker that is looking for a true adventure, or easy portage.  17kms of remote wilderness trip.


Feel free to contact Jean Bourdua at 780-827-6400 for more information, or email


Bag Lunches can be pre-ordered and ready for you for pickup in the morning in Mountainview Family Restaurant. Place your order at the front desk the night before.


We have four dining options for your convenience. Each offers a full menu. Visit for menus and information.


Mountainview Family Restaurant: 6:00am – 5:00pm daily

High Country Steak & Ale: Open at 5:00pm daily

Rockies Bar & Grill: Open at 12:00pm daily

Grande Cache Hotel Room Service: 7:00am – 10:00pm daily