Kayakers=Ambassadors. Honking.

It might seems like a dangerous statement to say that kayakers become ambassadors to and from their home country.  But it is true.  We bring a bit of reality to the locals we paddle by….and bring home reality from the people we have shared…

The Varying Moods of the Quijos River

Walking out to the beach on the Quijos River it is always a guess as to what the river mood will be.  This morning found the river a gorgeous glacier green color. The different colors/river levels on the Quijos change as frequently as a mood…

Exploring the Treasures of the Oriente of Ecuador

The region of Ecuador we spend most of our paddling time is called the Oriente. One of three regions (the costa, the sierra and the oriente), the Oriente contains nearly half of the square footage of the country, but less than 5% of the 12.5…