Costa Rica hike

Costa Rica: Take a Hike (to El Tigre)

Coffee. I awoke at 5:30 to the beautiful music of a river running from its source and all I could...

ziplining

Costa Rica: High Wire Act (a.k.a. Ziplining)

I watched as one of the students flew across the zipline over the Pacuare River with the greatest of ease....

view from rios tropicales' ecolodge

Costa Rica: Rios Tropicales’ Ecolodge

As I sit in my tent and write this post by the light of my headlamp, I look at the...

Costa Rica - Pacuare River - whitewater rafting

Costa Rica: Whitewater Rafting

We bumped along the winding road that would take us to Rios Tropicales whitewater rafting put-in along the Pacuare River.

Costa Rica foliage at EARTH University

Costa Rica: EARTH University

EARTH University was founded in 1990 near Limón as a collaboration between the government of Costa Rica, the Kellogg Foundation,...