Did you know you can find white water rafting right here in Indiana? In the heart of downtown South Bend, rafters can experience the thrill of white water rafting in a unique urban setting at East Race Waterway.
About The East Race Waterway
The East Race Waterway was the first of its kind as the first manmade whitewater rafting course in North America.
What is the white water scale rating of the East Race?
The East Race runs at a 2 rating during recreational rafting and kayaking hours.
How long is the East Race Waterway?
How long does it take to go down the East Race?
Approximately 5 minutes at a moderate speed
How to Book a Trip
East Race Waterway is open from June 5 until September. Passes can be purchased online at eastracewaterway.gr8.com.
Prices (per person)
1 Ride: $6
2 Rides: $10
3 Rides: $15
Rafting Day Pass: $20
Individual Season Pass: $50
*All equipment is provided
- Rubber-soled shoes with a heel strap are required. Flip flops and sharp jewelry/objects are not allowed.
- All equipment is provided. The required height for rafting is 54″. Children under the age of 16 who meet the 54″ height restriction must be accompanied by an adult in the raft.
- East Race Waterway is open on Saturdays 12-5 pm and Sundays 12-4 pm during the rafting seasons.