Kayak Ecuador 2012: Final Thoughts

The first few adjectives that come to mind about paddling in Ecuador in 2012 include: high water, amazing surfing, great boaters, Harvey, really cool side trips, the Quijos Lodge, and smiles. Lots of smiles. 15-year Ecuador guide Craig finished…

Kayaking in Ecuador: where las chicas sólo quieren divertirse!

Las chicas sólo quieren divertirse – translated:  “girls just want to have fun.”   And the Girls Seven + keith did it in style for the last week of paddling of 2011 – making Ecuador their destination.  Over and above six days of awesome boating,…

Poignant Images from Ecuador

As we pack up our Ecuador equipment and look towards home, we will definitely miss the paddling!  As well will be some of the cultural differences found here, the most prominant being the politeness between both friends and strangers here in the…

And when the snow really falls–Kayak Ecuador!!

Our 2011 Ecuador Whitewater shirt is another awesome design!!  This year our design artist is Marlo Wright–who captured the magic of San Rafael Falls with her paint brush. Every year we do a unique design for our trip shirt. And with the help…

Part Shaman, Hostess, Quichua, Doña Cleo Is Part of Team ERA

One of the main components to international kayaking trips is the community relations. And ensuring that members of the international community we spend time in feel like they are part of our “team” always make our trips run better.  How…