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If for those coincidences you want to do something different, there are two rivers that you can't miss. Of course, it's not only about contemplating them, but about rowking and skipping them. In other words, rafting in Patagonia .
As if we are talking about two people, Corcovado and the Meek are two waterways in Patagonia Argentina . Each with their own humor, personality and audience. The first is friendly to beginners, offering them safety and peace of mind in their journey. The second is faster and more abrupt. An open challenge for those looking for an adrenaline plus.
Corcovado is 90 km from Esquel in Chubut Province. It is the birthplace of rafting in the Patagonian lakes region. Its rapids have, in some sections, a degree of difficulty III, ideal for those who wish to perform their baptism in this wonderful activity. Just follow the instructions of the guide and perform the instructions indicated to travel safely along the river.
When you reach the bank of the Corcovado Alto River, experienced guides await the sailors with the prepared gomons.Before getting on the boat, a technical safety talk is made. Subsequently, the crew members receive life jackets and helmets for the crossing . The whole tour on the Corcovado River is very safe and fun. However, it is not allowed for boys and girls under 5 years of age.
An extra bonus of the tour occurs during the month of November. In this month, the flow of the river is higher due to the thaw water coming from the mountain. So it is possible to dive and float in the pozones. A delight!
Rafting through El Manso , on the other hand, is an excursion for those who already have experience in the practice of this sport. It can be done in the months of October to March. The section that is sailing is the one that goes from “La Pasarela” — about 40 km from Bariloche — to the border with Chile. The last stretch that the Manso river runs in Argentina has a high share of adrenaline. The final tour is surrounded by a monumental landscape and runs between abrupt and dizzying rapids . A challenge!
1- Bring swimsuit, wet slippers, t-shirt, fleece type diver, sunscreen, towel, change of clothes and shoes. It is also recommended, as far as possible, to know how to swim.
2- The excursions include guides and river equipment such as jacket, dry neoprene boots, lifesavers and helmet. Lunch is usually not included, although some excursions include a small snack for tourists.
3- To make the walk children will have to be older than 5 years. In addition, young people up to 12 must always be accompanied by a responsible adult.
Publication Date: 18/03/2020
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