• Chile
  • 10 Days

Sea Kayaking through the Chonos, Patagonia

  • Basecamp Retreat
  • Active Adventure
  • 10 days; 9 nights
  • 1 to 5 travelers
  • Begins & ends in Coyhaique
Paddle through the remote, majestic and storm-battered Chonos Archipelago off the Western Coast of Chile. On this 10 day expedition, you will sleep on the beaches of the densely forested, uninhabited islands. You will learn the technical sea-kayaking skills, backcountry living, risk management, basic weather reading, emergency protocol, and route planning skills -- leaving you well equipped to pursue your own basic sea kayaking expeditions in the future. You will have the opportunity to paddle among blue whales, penguins, dolphins, orcas, and many other remarkable creatures. There will be an opportunity to learn to surf our Sea Kayaks. If weather permits, we will attempt to make it to Isla Kent, known as the "Bermuda Triangle of South America" -- overlooking the open Pacific Ocean. This expedition is not for the feint of heart. The weather is harsh and volatile, and it is highly possible that you will spend days hunkering under our tarps through storms on the remote beaches. But if you can be comfortable in this environment, you can be comfortable everywhere. If you seek a more mellow and tranquilo sea kayaking expedition, we can work together to plan a custom expedition to Baja, Mexico -- where you will find blue skies and sun.read more

At a Glance

Creature comforts

no frills


Physical activity

strenuous


Ground support

fully guided

Terrain

  • Mountains
  • Ocean

Practicalities

  • For ages 18+
  • Fluent english spoken

Activities

  • Surfing
  • Kayaking
  • Wildlife
  • Stargazing

Your Local Expert

Brophy Tyree

I am a certified Wilderness Guide and sea kayaking instructor. I have been leading group expeditions off the coast of Patagonia, New Zealand, Alaska, and Mexico for over a decade. The passions of my life are adventure and teaching. It is my dream to help avid explorers develop their sea kayaking and expedition skills so that they can follow their dreams in safely and confidently.

The Journey

Included

  • Equipment

    Sea Kayaks, Tents, Camp Gear will all be provided

  • Meals

    Meals will be provided, but you will be cooking for yourself!

  • Guiding

    You will be led by an experienced and certified Sea Kayaking guide

Private Departures

Private departures, for just you and your friends or family

Flexible dates

  • 1 travelers$3500 per person
  • 2 travelers$3000 per person
  • 3 travelers$2500 per person
  • 4 travelers$2000 per person
  • 5 travelers$2000 per person
Pricing depends on group size and host availability

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