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A genuinely life-changing adventure

I was initially just looking for an adventurous escape from the daily grind, and found Rick and Jungle Treks through a google search. All of the prep leading up to the trip was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
kk1357
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Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was initially just looking for an adventurous escape from the daily grind, and found Rick and Jungle Treks through a google search. All of the prep leading up to the trip was extremely thorough and ultimately completely accurate; when I was packing I brought only the things on the recommended list and had everything I could possibly need while... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Rick was an incredible guide- very knowledgeable, trustworthy, experienced, personable, fun to be around... gave very helpful tips before (very quick to respond and thorough) and throughout the trip but didn't baby you through the journey which was empowering. The trek is well planned out and the entire team from Rick to the porters were amazingly helpful- not to mention... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot recommend this trek and Rick Morales, our guide, enough! Two friends and I went on this trek with little expectations (or experience) and literally all agreed this was the best trip any of us had ever been on. Rick was an exceptional guide. He was extremely organized, knowledgeable, experienced, thoughtful, and well prepared. He was also a lot... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We did our trek through Jungle trek company. The way Rick and his team handled themselves and the logistics during the trek was top notch. The trip has exceeded my expectations of a rain forest trek. This opinion is not only mine but also from my friends who were part of the group. The whole jungle experience has really made... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Cant say enough about the Camino Real trail. You get really varied topography including rolling pastures, dense primary rainforest, rivers....it was an incredible 3 days. The guides were well informed, very kind, and had great attitudes the whole time. Food was great, we slept in hammocks (they were the hammocks you can close) and one of the best parts was... More 

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Davis, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

I have only positive things to say about Rick Morales and his Jungle Treks company. I had an amazing experience on the 4-day trek in January 2016. As a single, female traveler, I was totally comfortable the entire time. I was impressed with Rick from the first time I contacted him - he always responded and was clearly very organized.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

I did the Camino Real trek in January 2016. It has been an amazing experience that I would strongly recommend to anyone who wants to experience trekking in the tropical rainforest . Rick Morales from Jungle Treks did an amazing job in preparing us in advance for the trek giving us a lot of information about the hike and the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

I can't recommend this trek enough and as I am not the best with words (a number person to be precise) this review will not give the trek the justice I try to portray here. Right from the moment I contacted Rick I received very helpful responses and he even organised a skype chat to go through the gear; I... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

I just came back from a 4 days / 3 nights trek of El Camino Real with 2 friends. We booked through Jungle Treks, Rick did most of the planning and Jim was the guide on the tour, along with a porter and a helper. The trip was fantastic. The walk itself was challenging - the climate is very hot... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

I trekked the Camino Real July 2013, and it has since gotten me hooked on hiking. So this was one of my first group hikes ever, plus I was going solo and meeting up with a group of people I had never met before. I was initially nervous about singing up with Ancon Expeditions and Jungle Treks (Ancon is the... More 

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