La Cangreja Lodge
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... Kita, who also included Monteverde as a stop on a tour of several other areas in Costa Rica. They had already had a great trip by the time they got here, so they were easy guests and fun to have. They got to see the Curi Cancha reserve, the Monteverde Reserve with a guide who is a member of one of the original Quaker families to settle in Monteverde, and the hanging bridges. They lucked out with some wonderful wildlife sightings: a toucan, a baby sloth, a ...
... our guide, Jorge was in a canoe.
The trip started in Muelle on the river called Peņas Blancas. We saw an impressive amount of wildlife on this trip! Highlights:
- Spectacle owl (orange chest)
- Jesus Christ lizard (so named because it runs ON the water - Brian spotted it on a tree trunk. It wasn't until we got close that we realized what it was)
- Howler monkeys
- Poison Dart Frog (tiny ...
... stipulate that if you have paid, irrespective of the weather, you jump. Rach went first and screamed all the way down. When it was my turn, weather got a little worse...
There is something about standing on a perfectly good platform, looking down at the ground which seems so far below and listening to a countdown, knowing, that this could be ...
Day 3 - Wednesday Afternoon
We were back to the hotel by noon after an incredible morning super adventure. With no car, and taxi's really expensive to our remote hotel location, we opted to take the 2:15 employee shuttle into town. The shuttle was full, but my new good friend Alex rearranged a couple employees and got us seats.
La Fortuna is best known as the town that survived the 1968 violent eruption of the Arenal volcano. Three other towns were wiped out and ...
... in the last 5 meters, if you are going super fast, you may flick up and burn your shoulder on the wire (ouch). There is one more chance for you to enjoy the superman zipline, before heading over to the giant tarzan swing.
This is a rope platform leading off a mountainside into the air. Without any time to think, your instructor will hook you in tell you to hold on with 2 hands and simply step off the 20 meter high platform. With no time to ...
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