Pura Vista Corcovado Ecocamp
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... whole next day, just thinking I don’t need you to be here the whole time. Whenever he made comment about how much people appreciated the income to help boost tourism (yeh, make it exclusively for the rich) or how they’re doing it to protect the environment (yeh, by letting rich people drive golf buggies through the park) I pretty much rebutted everything he said. Naturally I still tried to enjoy myself though, as the park itself was beautiful and did see a lot of ...
... the cool creek water felt very refreshing through the boots.
The next day we went into Corcovado National Park. It is very difficult to access requiring either a very long hike to reach one of the Ranger stations, carrying everything you need with you, a very expensive private flight landing on a strip of grass, or a one hour boat trip from Drake with a wet landing both ends on the beach. Not surprisingly we opted for the boat! It was a pleasant ride and we ...
... 14 passengers each. Then it was a hair raising high speed race of an hour along the river and out into the Pacific to reach Drake in time for the captain to return before dark.
At least we did reach Drake. I had started to believe it would be too late in the day for the boats to leave and that it was some sophisticatedstrategy by the hotel to fill it's rooms for the night.
Drake (pronounced the Spanish way but named after the ...
... 8217;d just stop suddenly and say, "ah look it’s a ‘this’ or ‘that’" and we’d be there looking and still not seeing anything, well me at least, Jack and Willem were better at it, but that’s probably because they have better eyes and aren’t part of the multifocal brigade! I think the only thing I would have seen without him would have been the tapir at the side of the path and the collared peccaries (not the dangerous ones) we ...
... flight from Nature Air or Sansa or most commonly via boat. Drake Bay is on the edge of the Corcovado National Park. Many people come in here to do day trips by boat to the Sirena Ranger station in hopes of seeing a tapir. When Jan did the research it looked like these trips were a bit hit and miss in terms of actually going ahead hence why we are going into the park to Sirena from the other side and on foot.
Boat was our chosen mode of ...