| Futaleufu Explore invites you to experience the best whitewater in the world, backed up by the incredible scenery of glacier capped peaks and native forests, along with a very friendly local culture of subsistence farmers. We also offer mellow family floats.|
Come with us and discover Middle Patagonia, where countless rivers open up a world otherwise unseen by the casual traveler.
Our Patagonia adventure travel tours take you by raft and kayak on scenic floats through Patagonia's pristine landscapes or for action-packed adventures down roaring mountain rivers. We offer daily and multi-day adventures including; rafting, horseback riding, Patagonia fly fishing, and trekking.
Call and talk to one of our adventure travel specialists, stop by our office in Patagonia's town of Futaleufu or write us: email@example.com
Easy- Rio Puelo crossing the Andes in 5-7 days. Class II-III, row the raft, learn to kayak, outstanding fly fishing, camping on the beach and /or lodge, horses, from Argentina to the ocean in Chile.
More Exciting- Rio Figueroa, Class III-IV, Wilderness canyons, Fantastic fishing, camping or lodge.
Most Exciting- Rio Futaleufu, full on adventure. Rafting, kayak, horses, trekking, and fishing. Camping or lodge
We offer full service features-
Riverside Lodge and Base Camp - Our deluxe base camp on the Rio Futaleufu includes a comfortable wooden lodge, a large sandy beach which is great for swimming, practicing kayak, fishing, and sunbathing, a sauna, endless hotshowers, shelters, grassy fields, and a masseuse. Plus we have various wilderness river camps.
Most Experienced Guides-All of our guides are trained in safety/river rescue, 1st aid, and local knowledge. Josh has many more descents on the Fu than anyone, as well as 20+ years in the Grand Canyon, Middle Fork of the Salmon, and Chiapas, Mexico. The rest of the crew is not far behind, having all guided and lead river trips for many years all around the world. Our team of guides is world class.
Guide to Client Ratio-On the Rio Futaleufu we have a minimum of 1 guide for each 2 clients, and on other rivers, 1 guide for 3 clients.
Latest Equipment-We use the latest generation of Hyside rafts, with sizes that are very stable and maneuverable, yet exciting. We also offer a full quiver of kayaks.
Safety-We always send on every trip a full complement of seasoned safety crew, including a cataraft(very stable and fast), as well as expert safety kayakers, to immediately pick up any swimmers.
Private Boaters- Pre Season Special - Join us for a few weeks in November for our pre season row your own raft special on the Rio Puelo, Rio Figueroa, and the Rio Futaleufu. Write to us for our low prices.
"I came for the whitewater, and found so much more- the impressive mountains and forest, friendly people, very relaxing base camp. professional guides, and great new friends. I will recommend Futaleufu Explore to everyone." - Kathy Sommers, Futaleufu