Patrick's first meal in Chile, at the airport while we wait for Jack who was supposed to be on our flight but wasn't - salmon (there is alot of salmon farming in the Lakes region of Chile, as we saw when we flew to Chaiten)
Our hotel in Puerto Varas - a very cute B&B type of place
My next car
Lake Llanquihue with el volcan Osorno in the background
Tortilla papas - hmmm
The breakfast at the B&B
Mayonnaise in a bag
Wine in a box
El Volcan Osorno
Waterfalls on the way to the volcano
Cool flower with volcano in background
Lago Todos Los Santos
Lago Todos Los Santos, with Jack walking away
Fence with orange flowers in Chaiten
Scouting Mundaca rapid on the very first day - Jack is showing the line and all of us are thinking "no way we're running this!"
My cabana - home for a week. Notice the view of a rapid through the trees
The place where you wash your hands after the bathroom
The camp, viewed from the cabana area. The first building in the middle is the toilet.
The hot tub at Cara Del Indio camp
View from the hot tub. It doesn't get much better than this.
Cara Del Indio - the face of an indian is visible in the rock, which gave its name to the camp.
Photo by Campion - the fleet
Photo by Campion - the gear shed, with its own wildlife
Boats ready to go!
Boats even more ready to go
The warm up area - nice view!
Many, many boats
Paddles, itching to get in the water. At the putin for the McCall section.
Rainbow over the Futa Valley
Cross the bridge to the put in for Asleep at the Wheel section
Still walking to the put in
At the take out for the Asleep at the Wheel section - a local farm
View from the bridge,at the putin for the Bridge-to-bridge section (which I didn't run)
Mama chicken with the little peeps
The name of my cabana. All cabanas are named after a rapid on the Fu. Fortunately Wina is not a too difficult one, so I got to run it!
My horse drinking
A cool fence built from tree stumps
A strainer on the Rio Azul
Cows in the Futa Valley
Rusty farm equipment in the Futa Valley
The Futa Valley, on the hike to Cave Camp