Pucon Creek Week – Whitewater.GUIDE
November 11 - 18, 2023
Whitewater.Guide Pucon Creek Week – NOV 11 – 18
Join Whitewater.Guide for a week of expert kayaking Chile’s best rivers and waterfalls. Hosted by Chiles best at Pucon Kayak Retreat.
PUCON CREEK WEEK DESCRIPTION
Experienced kayakers need features to boof, eddies to charge, waterfalls to charge, and rapids to challenge. Pucón surrounded by Andean peaks and multiple volcano drainages provides the world’s best clean features for boofing, stomping, tucking, hucking, charging, and spouting. If you really want to charge the stouts at optimal levels then you must come during the peak-season October and November flows.
Are you ready to improve and test skills on the best runs of your life? Get remarkable creek coaching, access, transportation, Chile’s best equipment, and run Pucon’s drops safely… +PLUS we’ll feed and lodge you riverside on the Rio Trancura. Fun. Challenging. Terrifying. Awesome. All words describing Chile’s best region of whitewater.
Did you know the retreat offers class III to V right in our backyard? No matter what level of challenge you want… we’ve got you covered.
Daily you will have an agenda to run waterfalls and lap challenging rivers safely. We’ll get you out on the Pucón’s best runs whether that be laps on the Upper Nevados, a park and huck 10 meter special, high water fun laps on the Trancura, or a road trip to a specialty run like the Rio Blanco 10 meter stout.
Rivers and sections pending water levels. Salto Blanco; Upper & Lower Trancura; Upper Nevados; Salto Coilaco; Upper, Middle, Lower Palguins; Upper or Lower Fuy; Maichin Canyon; Upper or Lower Puesco.
- Breakfast, Lunch, Appetizers & Dinner
- Kayak Choice Included
- Airport Transfer *per scheduled times
- Riverside Base & Lodging
- World’s Best Kayak Instruction
- Daily River Transports
- 2 meals out at group chosen cultural, favorite cafe, or travel meal
Arrival to Temuco (ZCO) between 11 AM to 5 PM.
Claro Plus Nuble group will drive south to Pucon.
Boat outfitting and welcome. Afternoon warmup lap & skills assessment. Welcome to Chile!
River options depend on varing water levels. Topping the priority list is, “Nevados while it’s in…” Our classic gem is so good we tend to drop everything to go play on the Nevado’s canyon of boofing, slides, and three 20 foot high clean waterfalls. Based on the group paddling goals and levels we’ll have morning discussions the day’s options, safety protocol, and techniques.
AIRPORT TRANSFER. Temuco Airport (ZCO) scheduled for 11 AM to 5 PM.
Are You Ready to Kayak Pucón Chile?
Before your trip set goals to raise your confidence and get the most from your trip. Hiking in and out of canyons is common. Most often ten to fifteen minute burns.
A. Kayak often and be river ready.
B. Create a normal hiking or workout routine. Who couldn’t be in better shape? Workouts like Crossfit… we love them. Yes, get in shape it will help your confidence as you paddle too.