This story is featured in the August 2012 issue of Canoe & Kayak Magazine which can be purchased here.

Words: Tyler Williams
Photo: Zbigniew Bzdak

In Deep - Colca River Canyon

Photo by Zbigniew Bzdak

Robin Moore and Todd Gulick during the fifth Canoandes expedition to the Colca River Canyon in 1991. The first descent of the world’s deepest gorge a decade earlier was the crowning achievement for the team of Polish explorers, whose remarkable story begins on p.42.