Corcovado National Park – ‘biologically intense’

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Category: Costa Rica / Location: Carate, Costa Rica / Date: 11 Sep-2014
  • Beach
    A river flowing into the Pacific Ocean on Carate beach
  • River crossing
    Shoes off, trousers rolled up, time to get wet
  • River crossing
    A river in our path, nowhere to go but through it
  • Corcovado National Park Entrance
    Corcovado National Park entrance
  • Costa Rican Flag
    The Costa Rican flag flying at the park entrance
  • Beach
    Carate beach, the route to Corcovado National Park
  • Forest
    The forest trail
  • Trogan
    A trogan bird up in the tree
  • Squirrel Monkey
    Squirrel monkey getting ready to launch
  • Squirrel Monkey
    Squirrel monkey making a leap to a new tree
  • Forest
    Our guide, 'Jerry', leading the way through Corcovado National Park
  • Lovely Poison-dart frog
    The oddly named 'lovely poison-dart frog'
  • Lovely Poison-dart frog
    The oddly named 'lovely poison-dart frog'
  • Squirrel Monkey
    Squirrel monkey spotting us
  • Squirrel Monkey
    Squirrel monkey doing what they do best
  • Squirrel Monkey
    Squirrel monkeys lazing around
  • Forest
    Hiking through Corcovado National Park rainforest
  • Orange and Black Poison-dart frog
    The orange and black poison-dart frog
  • Scarlet Macaw
    The vibrant colours of the scarlet macaw
  • Scarlet Macaw
    Scarlet macaws
  • Scarlet Macaw
    Scarlet macaw squawking up in a tree
  • Hermit Crab
    Hermit crab on Carate beach
  • Forest
    Trekking through the rainforest
  • Crested Owl
    A crested owl, Corcovado National Park
  • Coati
    A coati crossing our path in Corcovado National Park
  • Caraca
    A caraca, local bird of prey
  • Caraca
    A caraca, local bird of prey
  • Circada
    Circada, perhaps the noisiest animal in the rainforest
  • Bats
    Fishing bats roosting in a banana leaf
  • Blue shrimp
    Blue shrimp in a rainforest stream
  • Beach
    Carate beach, looking towards Corcovado National Park
  • River crossing
    One of the river we had to cross on the trek
  • Beach
    Carate beach
  • Black Hawk
    Black hawk sitting in a tree
  • Black Hawk
    Black hawk sitting in a tree
  • Beach
    Carate beach
  • Anteater
    A northern tamandua anteater resting up in a tree
  • Anteater
    A northern tamandua anteater resting up in a tree
  • Beach
    Carate beach
  • Basilisk
    A basilisk soaking up the sun
  • Basilisk
    A basilisk soaking up the sun
  • Beach
    Walking back along the beach to Carate village
  • Scarlet Macaw
    Scarlet macaws flying in a pair

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