Description. Our favorite development section begins with a freestyle wave great to develop playboating, ferrying, edge control, combat rolling, eddy catching and piercing with eddy access. The clear blue water progresses with boofs and idea locations for eddy piercing, and confluences into the Lower Trancura. Class III kayakers can takeout early or advanced kayakers can get a few more boofs down to the Lower T takeout.
Whitewater Kayak Skills.
eddy piercing at its best
Access Put in/Takeout. From the retreat follow directions to the waterwheel putin. Takeout at Quelhue Bridge or gain access at private beach takeout (5000 pesos).
Highlights. Freestyle or rolling development at the wave, ski-eddy-piercing Tinkerbell Ferries, Confluence Rapid.
Dangers. Class III kayakers should take out at the private confluence beach; beginners or freestylers may have option to takeout at wave; piercing eddy at Tinkerbell Wall has caused a few spin-out to swims. Make sure to pierce and hold angle.
Instructor Tips & Challenges. Need two cars or driver.
Advanced Pucon Chile Rivers to Kayak
Other advanced rivers descriptions coming soon: Coilaco 30 Footer, Maipo (Lower & Upper), Rio Nuble, Futaleufu
Chile Kayak Trips Featuring
Liucura Wave to Trancura Confluence
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Other Intermediate Trips We’re Offering
Recruiting, training and retaining kayak instructors to lead Chile kayak trips. Instructors can earn 50% DISCOUNTS to kayak Chile rivers.
First Descents friends Chile kayaking trip for BEG-INT-ADV groups. Kayaking daily safe and proper development features for best learning.
Colorado Whitewater members DISCOUNTS to kayak Chiles best rivers. Daily instruction and destinations to beginner, intermediate, and advanced rivers.
Chile kayaking trip for intermediate and advanced women kayakers led by kayak school owners, competitors and expedition leaders on Chile’s best whitewater.
Students can kayak Chile rivers whilst earning certifications in wilderness first responder and swiftwater rescue tech. Credits available.
Multiple Dates Available
15 INTERMEDIATE sections to learn self-scouting, piercing eddies, boofing, edge control, and explore Chile’s beautiful rivers. Bring a friend or bond with new ones during your daily challenges.
Multiple Dates. FOR Beginner-Intermediate-Advanced Kayakers
For clubs & groups with a range of skills: beginner – intermediate – advanced kayakers. Beginners and intermediates can safely learn while advanced kayakers can challenge their skills with separate rivers and instructors. Celebrate nightly around the fire.