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Kayaking and Rafting in South America

Kayaking and rafting tours and adventures, expeditions, rivers, sea kayaking and sports related information.

(Golden Cradle) and Rafting Down the Acobamba Abyss

"Bio Bio Expeditions is proud to introduce a new trip on the cutting edge of adventure! We will be trekking to the sister city of Machu Picchu which has only recently been discovered. After exploring the ruins we will descend to the Apurimac River and plunge down the wild rapids of the Acobamba Abyss made famous by Joe Kane's book Running the Amazon."

Bio Bio Expeditions

"Bio Bio Expeditions offers you a vacation in Patagonia surpassing your wildest expectations! From incredible rafting on the Futaleufu River and Rio Azul to horseback riding through Chilean meadows... we’ve found the perfect way for you to satisfy your urge to explore and relax all at the same time."

Cascada Expediciones

Sea kayaking, outdoor adventure in the magnificent fjords of Patagonia, Comau, Quintupeu and Cahuelmo, on the eastern side of the Gulf of Ancud, where wild mountains cliffs soar out of the dark waters to touch the sky.

Chancas Amazon Rainforest Adventure Expeditions

"Chancas Expeditions offers whitewater rafting and kayak rental on the Mayo River in the Department of San Martin. We offer a choice of paddle and oar rafts, inflatable, sit-on-top and conventional kayaks."

Chancas Amazon Rainforest Adventure Expeditions

"Chancas Expeditions offers whitewater rafting and kayak rental on the Mayo River in the Department of San Martin. We offer a choice of paddle and oar rafts, inflatable, sit-on-top and conventional kayaks."

Chile Sea Kayaking:

"Our Chile sea kayaking trips run from 2 to 9 days, through some of the most breathtaking scenery in Patagonia: across high glacier fed alpine lakes; river journeys through rarely explored canyons and spectacular wilderness areas; and explorations of the majestic costal fjords and isolated island archipelagos of Chilean Patagonia."

Colca and the Cotahuasi

"Kayak in Peru on a self-supported Peru kayaking expedition through two of the deepest, most dramatic canyons in the World – the Colca and the Cotahuasi. Imagine kayaking through the Colca and Cotahuasi Canyons with 10,000 foot vertical walls towering overhead, beautiful, clear blue water and fun class IV-V whitewater."

Futaleufu Rafting Adventure

"Alternating between granite cliffs, lush foliage, snow-capped peaks and towering spires, the world's premiere whitewater river pours dramatically through a breathtaking canyon of unimaginable beauty boasting one Class 4 or 5 rapid after another."

Futaleufu Trip Overview & Itinerary

Raft, kayak, ride horses, mountain bike, hike, run, fly fish, swim, relax in the hot tub, sauna, and enjoy massages at the multi-sport camp on the Futaleufu river in southern Chile.

Kayak Chile: Futaleufu Whitewater Kayaking

"For over 20 years, Expediciones Chile has safely guided kayakers from all over the world down the Futaleufu River -- this magical river valley and discover why it is considered one of the most sought after whitewater kayaking destinations in the world."

Kayak Futaleufu

"Kayak Futaleufu combines one of the most magical river valleys in the world, two of the most exotic river camps imaginable, and an absolutely remarkable group of guides/instructors, to offer a paddling vacation that is second to none."

Kayak Guide to Peru

Rivers, photos, guides and recreational information on the whitewater river opportunities within the country.

Kayak in Argentina

Suggested locations include rivers, lakes, rivers and reservoirs.

Kayaking and Rafting in Ecuador

"Ecuador is a whitewater paradise. Ecuador's warm waters, tropical rainforest and dozens of accessible rivers concentrated in such a small area have made the country a 'hotspot' for rafters and kayakers the world over. Yacu Amu Rafting and Kayaking operates a number of trips offering the best of Ecuador´s rivers."

Kayaking and Rafting in Ecuador, South America

"Ecuador is a whitewater paradise. Warm waters, tropical rainforest and dozens of accessible rivers concentrated in such a small area have made the country a 'hotspot' for rafters and kayakers the world over."

Lake Bariloche

Photo of kayakers on Lake Bariloche, Argentina

Lakes of Patagonia Sea Kayaking

"With its dramatic landscapes of sculptured stone, snow and ice, these virtually unexplored lakes of central Patagonia are a master work of nature's artistry. There are few places on earth where one can see so spectacular scenery in such a relatively small area."

Paddling

About's Guide to Paddling has kayaking and canoing instructions, tips, white water information and more for the fan of the sport.

PERU Whitewater-Rafting-Kayak

"The rivers of Peru offer an adventure for anyone who loves the outdoors. We camp on beautiful beaches that have a new layer of sand deposited on them every Monsoon. Once we leave the put-in, there are few indications of modern civilization as we pass through farmland and jungle. The friendly local inhabitants are as curious about us as we are about them."

Rafting & Kayak Mendoza River

Rafting, kayaling and other sports based in Mendoza, Argentina.

Rafting & Kayaking

"The rivers of South America provide a wealth of rafting and kayak routes varying in length, difficulty and style, from shooting roller coaster rapids on some of the world%u2019s top white water runs, to drifting gently through virgin jungle along an Amazonian river. weeks." Seakayaking, too.

Rafting & Kayaking

"The rivers of South America provide a wealth of rafting and kayak routes varying in length, difficulty and style, from shooting roller coaster rapids on some of the world's top white water runs, to drifting gently through virgin jungle along an Amazonian river. weeks." Seakayaking, too.

Rafting in Argentina and Chile: Patagonia

"The degree of difficulty in rafting is classified according to the rivers, which varies from 1 to 6 degrees, being 1 the easiest and 6 only for experts, as they are extremely dangerous on the limits of navigability criteria."

The Deep Canyon Combo!

"For Adventurous Kayakers Only! Come to Peru to do a self-support kayak expedition through two of the deepest, most dramatic canyons in the World - the Colca and the Cotahuasi."

Titikayak

"Using the rural community of Llachon as our base, we offer half day, full day and multi-day sea kayaking expeditions and paddling tours along the northeastern lakeshore to the islands of Taquile, Amantani, Ticonata and Suasi" of Lake Titicaca.

Tres Saltos Waterfall, Chile

Photo and kayaking and canoeing information for the Tintilco River, Tres Saltos Waterfall twenty minutes from Pucon.

White Water Raft in Chile

Description of the sport, equipment, location and ratings of places in Chile for rafting and kayaking.

Whitewater Rafting in Chile

"Chile is home to one of the most outstanding river trips in the world on the Futaleufu River. If big mountains and big whitewater are what you are after, Chile is the place for you." Use the drop down menu to find outfitters.

Whitewater Rafting in Ecuador

"Here you will find a list of quality Ecuador whitewater rafting guides and outfitters. To learn about other rivers offering whitewater rafting in Ecuador with a list of outfitters in the area."

Whitewater rafting, kayaking South America rivers.

"In South America the rainforest rivers draining the Eastern side of the Andes into the Amazon basin are some of the finest out there. From small volume steep-creeking to big water waves and flatwater canoeing in search of wildlife, this area can't be beat for diversity and concentration of rivers."

Whitewater rafting, kayaking South America rivers.

"In South America the rainforest rivers draining the Eastern side of the Andes into the Amazon basin are some of the finest out there. From small volume steep-creeking to big water waves and flatwater canoeing in search of wildlife, this area can't be beat for diversity and concentration of rivers."

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