The Lars Holbeck Zen of Walking a Rapid

Zeta Rapid on the Futaleafu.  Even to the unitiated the rapid looks crazy. Take 5,000 – 25,000 cfs and stuff all that volume into a z-shaped mini canyon only about 20 feet wide.   For the kayaker scouting the rapid, it takes only a few minutes…

How MTV Sports Ended up on the Bio Bio River, Chile

When I initially began paddling in Central and South America, I figured that it was going to take some work before anyone would take me seriously as a guide. So I had the brilliant idea of video boating. My initiation into video boating began my…