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Ecuador, Kids Outdoors

Outdoor Experiences for Your Kids – Not Toys

-we are the whitewater industry leader in providing outdoor experiences for you and your kids!! Both here in North Carolina and internationally, we have a long tradition of being part of parents and childrens' outdoor experiences. That tradition began 26+ years ago. Kids Kayaking Internationally Our first "young international paddler" was Caleb, some 20+ years… Continue reading Outdoor Experiences for Your Kids – Not Toys

Adventure Travel, Women Outdoors

Women Traveling Abroad: Tips for things that get overlooked

For women traveling abroad, there are a few cultural hitches that can make for awkward moments; nothing that should dissuade a female from embarking on an international trip, but if known ahead of time, can make traveling as a female a whole lot easier. Here are a few points that often are overlooked on the… Continue reading Women Traveling Abroad: Tips for things that get overlooked

Adventure Travel

Is DIY the Way to Paddle Down South in the Winter

With 27+ years’ experience running trips and paddling in Latin America – we’ve got some pretty good beta on paddling DIY (Do It Yourself) in a foreign country  specifically in Latin America; even more specifically, in Ecuador. The short answer to paddling on your own in Ecuador is “Yes!” And “No.” The “yes!” is for… Continue reading Is DIY the Way to Paddle Down South in the Winter

Ecuador

Paddling Ecuador – What A Trip is About

a collaboration from Carrie Singer & Mary Mills Pictures tell so much about the trips to Ecuador, but sometimes it is nice to hear first-hand what a trip is all about.  Here is a collaboration between two of our veteran Ecuador paddlers (who will be returning again this year for more fun!!).  Carrie and Mary… Continue reading Paddling Ecuador – What A Trip is About

Adventure Travel, Gear Reviews

Adventure Travel: Don’t Leave without Your Astral Rosas

Starting to think about what to pack for your winter travel?  Don't leave without your Astral Rosas! It's not just that they look good. They do!  Rosas feature granite grip outsoles, three separate strap options and four eye-catching colors - so they are there for you on a hike, day of biking, whitewater, or slipping… Continue reading Adventure Travel: Don’t Leave without Your Astral Rosas