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  1. Chile Trip (Road To Futa) Nov-Dec

    Kayaking | Trip Planner
    Planning a 35 day mostly paddling trip to chile. Flying into Santiago November 18th, renting a suv and making my way down, stop by las trancas for a couple days to paddle local streams and some dh mtb at the ski resort, then to pucon to look for paddling crew to join the local rivers for about...
  2. Raft Guiding in Chile

    Whitewater Rafting
    Hey I am going down to Chile this winter (getting there in December) and hoping to guide down there. I don't have any jobs lined up down there now, but I've heard that it's pretty easy to get a gig (or at least rent-a-guide) once you're down there, especially in the more popular places like...
  3. Kayaking in Chile Qs

    Whitewater Kayaking
    What are some must do runs in Chile for class IV-V? Best place to rent a kayak? We would be renting our own van or truck and traveling around. We will have about 2 weeks in February and want to boat every day so, if someone who knows what they are talking about has some free time, a loose...
  4. Propane in Chile

    Rafting | Trip Planner
    anyone know if the disposable one pound bottles common in the states are easily available in Chile?
  5. Rafting Chile In November

    Rafting | Trip Planner
    Anyone have info on shorter raft trips on rivers in Chile. I'll only have time for a few days or maybe just a one day trip. Will be traveling between Santiago and Puerto Montt in November. Thanks
  6. The Fu in Chile

    Rafting | Trip Planner
    Anybody have any experience running the Fu? I've been contacting commercial outfitters operating there about rowing one of their boats. I'm pretty plaminary on my planning, thinking of a trip in early 2018. Any advice would be appricated.
  7. Anyone worked or working in Chile?

    Whitewater Rafting
    I am exploring the idea of landing guide work in Chile. Who has done this before? How much experience did you have prior to going? How much work were you able to obtain per year? How were the working conditions different than here in the states? Any companies to apply with or avoid...
  8. Rafting the Futaleufu, Chile

    Rafting | Trip Planner
    Anyone ever floated the Fu in Chile? If so, were you able to rent rafts or catarafts from anywhere nearby and what's the name? Also, any other tips/advice would be rad. Looking at Nov '17, Thanksgiving time frame. Can't seem to find flow info anywhere either. Thanks!
  9. Which new kayaks to order for Pucon Chile season?

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Pucon Kayak Hostel is updating our annual demo kayak fleet and excited for new kayak purchasing. Which whitewater kayaks would you recommend as a must for the dream kayak fleet? Before you start allow me to give you some background criteria. A. Pucon Kayak Hostel trips, rentals and programs...
  10. Used Kayaks for Sale Pucon Chile

    Partner's Forum
    Pucon Kayak Hostel has 4 kayaks for sale prior to our coming season. These boats are great deals for do-it-yourself kayakers who don't want to buy new or take chances with flying kayaks. Link to Photos of Used Whitewater Kayaks for sale Pucon Chile. List of boats: Jackson Kayak Zen L, $US900...
  11. Rio Negro, Chile

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Manky rock, waterfalls with issues, middle of nowhere, and so much fun. Where Is Baer ?: Rio Negro
  12. Expedition: Short For Epic? Rio Manso, Chile

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Where Is Baer ?: Expedition: Short For Epic? Rio Manso, Chile
  13. Southeastern Creeking in Chile!

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Where Is Baer ?: Southeast Steep Creeking in Chile... Rio Nevado!
  14. Vertical Extraction on Rio Claro, Chile

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Latest update it live check out some beta on the different sections of the Rio Claro, Chile and an account of vertical extraction. Where Is Baer ?: Vertical Extraction on the Rio Claro
  15. Learning Chilean Spanish

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Traveling to Chile for the first time this January and looking to brush on my spanish. Had some classes in college and lived in South Texas for a while where almost everyone speaks it but could definetly use a refresher, especially since everyone says Chilean spanish is some of the hardest to...
  16. Used Kayaks For Sale in Pucon Chile

    Partner's Forum
    PKH has several good condition used kayaks for sale. Typically, we sell our used fleet direct from the hostel each October and they are gone by late November. This year we are offering online used kayak sales in order that we can replace them with new kayaks from our local Pucon retailer. If you...
  17. Article When is the best to kayak in Chile?

    Whitewater Kayaking
    As the owner of Chille's Pucon Kayak Hostel I get asked all the time, "When is the best to kayak in Chile?" Which is similar to asking "When is the best time to kayak in the USA or anywhere for that matter?" The answer often depends on a combination of what each kayaker is seeking and knowing...
  18. Pucon, Chile Liucura Wave Land for Sale

    Boaters Forum | General Boating Topics
    3.8 Hectares on river left of Rio Liucura play wave for sale in Pucon Chile. Water and Power set. 102.5 meter of river with springs and road access, 1 well built structure. $500,000 for entire lot of 3.8 Hectares. Has been subdivided into 4 lots, three 1 hec lot and .8 hec lot. Prefer entire...
  19. Video endorsement kayaking Pucon Chile by Clay Wright

    Whitewater Kayaking
    Thank you Clay Wright for taking the time to share your thoughts about the Pucon area and your stay at Pucon Kayak Hostel. Click for Link to Clay Wright Endorsing Pucon Chile Kayaking Video. Keep Kayaking.
  20. Video of Students on Chile's Palguin

    Whitewater Kayaking
    This video was produced by MSU student Wes McCue during his Patagonia Study Abroad semester. After classes students charged the Upper Palguin as their daily stomping grounds with Coach Marcos Gallegos. Video was actually part of Wes' Digital Video Production course. Super cool way to get credit...