Expeditions

Kokatat sponsors expeditions that take paddlers to all corners of the earth. Read the tales of these adventurous first descents, circumnavigations and explorations.
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Whitewater

The Journey to Araraucara


The Araracuara Canyon swallows the immense flow of the Rio Caqueta for 11 km, creating many monstrous and potentially runnable cascades which Jules Domine had his eye on for years.


Expedition team:

Jules Domine Tyler Bradt 

The Journey to Araraucara

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Whitewater

Amazon Unexplored - The Ancient Apaporis River


An international team of elite kayakers enters the unknown amidst a newfound peace in the once volatile Colombian Amazon.


Expedition team:

Jules Domine Ben Stookesberry Chris Korbulic Aniol Serrasolses Jessie Rice 

Amazon Unexplored - The Ancient Apaporis River

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Whitewater

Expédition Ikivuq


In July 2017, a group of six paddlers plan the descent of the Lestage River into Quebec's Far North, of which no expeditions have yet been recorded.


Expedition team:

Ariel Desjardins Charbonneau Cloé Fortin François Léger-Savard Raphaël Hernandez Anne-Sophie Daigle Elise Bélanger 

Expédition Ikivuq

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Sea Kayaking / Touring

Antarctic Integration


First expedition to traverse the South Shetlands by kayak


Expedition team:

Cristian Donoso Roger Rovira Exequiel Lira 

Antarctic Integration

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Sea Kayaking / Touring

Greenland to Scotland Challenge - In the Wake of the Finnmen


A conclusion to the Wake of the Finnmen expedition


Expedition team:

Olly Hicks George Bullard 

Greenland to Scotland Challenge - In the Wake of the Finnmen