Just 35 minutes northeast from the Quepos and Manuel Antonio, El Chorro section of white water starts in the mountain village of Esquipulas. Our route carves deep into the river"s exposed bedrock, making this thrilling section of the Naranjo River an exception to the geological youth of Costa Rica. This 3km canyon delights the adventure seeker with fun drops and steep runs through 12 technical narrows. Get ready to bounce and squeeze through the gorges tight rock walls, maneuver and carve around massive boulders and bends, and sweep down drops through challenging unforgettable chutes. Within the 2 mile stretch we will tackle rapids such as, "Tail of the Dragon", " Chorro" and "Asterisk & Obelisk".
The "Chorro" section of the Naranjo river has class IV -V rapids, for those of you looking for a more intense rafting experience. Here we will run some of the best and most challenging rapids available in Costa Rica. Exploding whitewater, steep drops, tight rock walls and technical routes will get your adrenaline pumping. We will ride through the narrow canyons surrounded by huge boulders and cascading waterfalls while taking in the breathtaking scenario of the rain forest, making this unique whitewater rafting experience the highlight of your Costa Rica vacation! This trip is recommended for individuals with strong physical condition.
8 AM - 12 PM or 11:30 AM - 5 PM