16 Febuary-29 Febuary
16 Febuary-29 Febuary
Day 1-14 Full Chile rafting experiance
$4250 including everything except flights and alcohol
The flight from Chieten is included
arrival/departure airport Temuco Chile
Fly into Temuco airport Chile. Drive to our private camp site on the banks of the Truful-Truful for a big welcome meal and briefing for the weeks plans including issuing of all rafting and camping equipment.
Full cooked breakfast followed by clearing of the camp. Full days rafting on the Truful Truful with a lunch stop at the one portage on this river, a spectacular 300 meter rapid ending in a 30 foot waterfall. Then we will drive to Pucon for a meal at Ecole, a vegetarian speciality restaurant. Followed by a night at our private Palguin waterfall camp, with private access to 4 spectacular waterfalls on the Palguin river.
Full cooked breakfast at Palguin waterfall camp followed by a days rafting on the Rio Leacura. A evening meal and night out in Pucon Chile’s premier summer vacation spot. With plenty of action for those of you to party and early shuttles back to camp for those of you who like life more on the quite side.
Full cooked breakfast at Palguin waterfall camp followed by a full days rafting on the upper and lower sections of the Trancura, Pucons premier rafting river. A full Chilean asado (BBQ) will follow when we arrive back at Palguin waterfall camp.
A light breakfast followed by a Drive to lago Rinihue, the put in for our 3 day self support rafting trip down the Rio San Pedro. The morning will be spent loading all the rafts with supplies and camping equipment necessary for our expedition. After lunch we will have a short afternoon paddle to the first beach camp. Set up camp and preparation of the evening meal will end a slower paced day as we prepare for the big second day,
A huge cooked breakfast to prepare everybody for the big day ahead. Today you will see why this river has ben nicknamed the mini Futa Leufu with 4 large volume class 4 rapids to keep everybody on there tows until we reach second camp. A large evening meal will help you all recover from the biggest waves of the river and another night camping on the banks of the river to ready your selves for the last day on this amazing river which is soon to be dammed.
Breakfast will be served before we break camp and embark on the final day of the Rio San Pedro. This is by no means Flat with plenty more exciting rapids to come and finally when it does slow to a meander towards the take out you will finally have some time to enjoy this beautiful unspoiled valley. We will then unload all the rafts load the vehicle and head to Peuto Varis for a night in a hotel.
Those of you with us for just a week will depart from Peuto Mont airport and the rest of you will fly to the small Patagonian town of Chieten the gate way to the Legendary Futa Lefu. Where our transport will be waiting to take you to our camp for the next week at the take out of the Macaul section of the Futa Leufu, where a Chilean home cooked meal will be awaiting you in our private dining room. Followed by a night at camp with the option of using the sauna or just chilling in the quincho by the fire.
A days rafting on the bridge to bridge section of the Futa Leufu the most commercially run part of the river with plenty of continuos punchy rapids to show you the force of this truly amazing river. Followed by more delicious home cooked Chilean food prepared by the owner of the our base camp at the Futa Lefu.
A days rafting on the Terminator section on the Futa Leufu, although this section is less continuos than yesterdays it does hold one of the longest and steepest rapids on the river the Terminator will have scared for days after. Then back to camp for a full Chilean lamb asado (BBQ) prepared by our guides and cooks.
A days rafting in the Inferno Canyon of the Futa Lefu the most inexsesable part of this awesome river. This is truly a special place and can only be accessed in low water. After the canyon plenty more action comes in the form of Throne Room the steepest rapid on the entire river with a huge pool below to regroup, gather our thoughts and look back up at the ridiculous steepness of what we just paddled down. Then back to camp for more Chilean home cooked food.
Today we will paddle the Bridge to Bridge section again but we will carry on all the way down to our camp site through the ultimate 2 rapid of the Futa Leufu More or Less and House Rock. These names will become obvious by the end of the day when see these rapids from the botom.
Break camp and drive back to Chieten for our plane back to Peuto Monte followed by another meal and night in a hotel in Peuto Varis
Fly out from Peuto monte