Choose your Own Adventure: Spelunk, Sawanorobi or Sea Kayak

Sep 9th, 2022 · 2 min read

Whether you are driving the highways of the autobahn or hot air ballooning in Tanzania there is so much to be seen when you travel with Exploro. All suggested activities below are meant to be suggestions and should be done at your own risk. Choosing your own adventure means you find something you are interested in, do some of your own research to see what the best option would be
for your travel location and make it happen.

Choose Your Own Adventure:                                                                                


Sawanorobi (Climb Waterfalls)

Gear Needed: 

  • Wetsuit
  • Felt Soled Sawanorobi shoes
  • Gloves (Gardening work great - wool)
  • Choose your Team
  • Embrace the Adventure

If you choose to try Sawanorobi. Most waterfall climbs take place in Japan. There are other places you can do it, but the most famous Sawanorobi athletes are Japanese and have embraced this as their sport of choice.

Spelunking (Caving)

Gear Needed:

  • Helmet
  • Headlamp & Backup Headlamp
  • Sturdy Boots with Rubber Soles
  • Fleece Undersuit *for warmth*
  • Wetsuit & Oversuit or coverall if crawling underground (for protection)
  • Waist Belt for Extra items
  • Socks (Wool for beginners)
  • Knee & Elbow Pads, Gloves
  • Caving Specific Harness if needed
  • Food and Drink
  • Choose your Team
  • Embrace the Adventure








Expedition Kayaking (Sea Kayaking)

Gear Needed:

  • Life Vest
  • Paddles
  • Spray skirt to keep the kayak from filling with water
  • Air bags on both ends to keep the kayak afloat in an emergency
  • Bailing Device(Can be as simple as a cup)
  • Rain Gear/Hat
  • Fresh Water
  • Change of clothes
  • Dry bags
  • Camping Gear
  • Paddle leash & paddle float for emergencies
  • Tow Line & Flares
  • Gloves

Expedition Kayaking, also known as sea kayaking can be another way to find an adventure. You can visit remote locations available only by water.

No matter what our chosen adventure, use the exploro app to help you find the perfect opportunity for you to get out and do something different.

Heidi Rothert

Heidi has been writing her whole life. She grew up writing short stories on her grandpa's old computer in the basement. She majored in Communications and Advertising at BYU and joined ExploroGroup's team in August 2022. On the weekends she loves to hike, camp, and be outdoors.