129 x 197 x 19mm
'The Last River' is a thrilling adventure in one of our planet's wildest and most alluring places.
Running through the southwest corner of Tibet, the Tsangpo River is the last and most dangerous unchartered whitewater passage. It is also a place of extraordinary beauty, coursing through snow capped mountain ranges and ripping through verdant jungle. It is no wonder the local legend has this place as the sacred site of Shangri-La. And according to kayaking legend, the Tsangpo Gorge is the Holy Grail of rafting.
In October 1998 a team sponsored by National Geographic set out to conquer it. En route, they found that NG had also sponsored another team whose descent was timed just after their own. The chance of a success was slim, but the race was officially on . . .