Rumble in the jungle

After scrambling around El Castillo to hire rain jackets and gumboots we boated down the river to the reserve, signed in (name, age, gender, passport number again) and tromped through mud. I swim at every opportunity and can now add jungle river to my list.

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Hiking in Indio Maiz Biosphere Reserve, one of the most important tropical rainforest conservation areas worldwide.

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Our guide in the huge buttress

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Jaguar footprints

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Yep muddy

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Jaguar print

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So much linear detail engraved in these leaves and shades of green

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Shelf fungus

It was VERY muddy. Thankfully we hired gumboots

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El Castillo village from San Juan river

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Cruising down the San Juan

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