Hotel Valle del Rio
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... to put weight on a bent leg, so to the bemusement of some locals, he walked down backwards.
We stopped off at the restaurant at park entrance for a coffee before asking them to call the taxi to take us back to the hotel. They had a nice balcony overlooking the river while hummingbirds were flitting around and even a squirrel was running around in the trees.
Our taxi driver gave us the run down on the farms as we drove back to Cerro Punta. Around Nubes, ...
... coming down would have been a bit disturbing). The views were great as the sun popped in and out of the clouds. We had a great view to the Pacific coast, and could just make out the Caribbean. It was a bit chilly on the top so we soon headed back down, arriving back in town at about 11am. All up it was hard work but well worth it. The rest of the day was spent relaxing and recovering.
The next morning I did a tour to the Cloud ...
... The truck is very different. Much smaller not as much leg space nowhere to keep daysack unless it's under the seat. Windows only slide down half way so not as airy as usual trucks and the seats are quite high and are wipe clean leatherette so a bit sticky at times but nonetheless it's effective at getting us from a to b. We had one camp night and I couldn't sleep so I stayed up to watch the eclipse of the moon. Great but not worth loosing a night's ...
... tree. Erich just HAD to go check it out, whereas me and the rest of our crew decided to wait until morning to see the "damn tree that fell over". Side Story - We encountered what must have been the most misfit, most troublesome and accident prone group EVER during our time at Lost and Found. The group of 10 or 11 showed up the second or third day way got there, and even from the beginning they seemed to be a gong show. That first night they had gotten ...
... He is famous as a result of a story of him climbing up the wall and a woman walking by thinking he was going to commit suicide. 30 minutes later, the fire brigade and the police came lol!!! He also was the cutest thing with an amazing six pack, i swear that's why male climbers climb topless...I got a cheeky picture YES!
I did 3 and a half climbs and it was HARD!!! I managed to finish the first 2 which were a 5.7 and 5.8 but could not finish the third ...
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