This sport consists in go down a river into a raft, in teams from 4 to 8 people.
You don't need too much knowledge about this sport to practicing it.
There is some falls danger. The trips go from 1.5 kilometers to 35 kilometers.
It was born with the native population that hended to go from place to place into a raft, as a transportation vehicle.
In the United States and Europe started as an sport.
Chile has good rivers to practice this sport. The Futaleufu and Bio Bio Rivers are internationally known for being perfect to this activity.
- Basic Aspect
The sport is practicing by any tourist agency (they have all the necessary equipment). You only need to know how to swim and have good physical and mental condition.
You have to take care the nature and yourself.