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$500.00 Deposit due May 31st, 2018

Deposit can be Cash App’d, Venmo’d or check. Email for more info

Remaining payments must be submitted before August 1st, 2018


Running Wild Expeditions will carry insurance coverage for the trip to Costa Rica.

Deposits are non-refundable as they are used to pre-book all reservations and accommodation.

Liability waivers and supporting documentation must be submitted with final payment. Papers will be issued upon deposit or earlier upon request.

Round trip flights should be booked to San Jose, Costa Rica – Juan Santamaria Intl (SJO) airport

We can book your flights if you are more comfortable with that.

Remaining payments must be submitted before August 1st, 2018

Total trip cost - $1,100 + your airfare


·      Justin picks up rental van

·      Group Members arrive in San Jose Costa Rica throughout the day and get picked up at airport by Justin

       and taken to accommodation.

·      Have the afternoon/whatever to explore San Jose, go to park, shopping areas

·      Group opening dinner

            Accommodation: Costa Rica Backpackers


·      7:30 am, group leaves San Jose and heads to Hotel to drop off gear then off to Manuel Antonio National        Park

·      All day hiking in Manuel Antonio to see crocs, sloths, Monkeys, lizards, snakes, insects and birds

·      Opportunities to swim in Ocean, hang out on white sand beaches

             Accommodation: Hostel Vista Serina


·      A second day in Manuel Antonio hiking and swimming, looking for wildlife with possible research                       excursion.

             Accommodation: Hostel Vista Serina


·      7:00 am, leave for Dominical to see Nauyaca waterfall or Private reserve in Manuel Antonio to film  vipers and frogs. Can do both, guest pick

·      Hiking, swimming, wildlife viewing

         Accomodation: Hostel Vista Serina 


·      7:00 am, drive to Puntarenas to visit El Parque Marino Del Pacifico

·      Volunteer with crocodiles, sea turtles, pelicans and see the aquariums

    Accommodation: Hotel Mar y Mar


·      Day two of volunteering at Marine Park with wildlife.

 Acommodation: Hotel Mar y Mar


·      7:00 am drive to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

·      Hiking, photography

·      Zip line tour and waterfall rappelling

·      Night hike in rainforest

    Accommodation: Monteverde Backpackers


·      Full day in Monteverde

·      Native bird mist netting and macro invertebrate survey's with Monteverde Institute

    Accommodation: Monteverde Backpackers


·      7:00 am, leave for La Fortuna and head to Hostel

·      Hike to La Fortuna Falls and Carro Chato

·      Visit hot springs in the shadow of volcanoe

Accomodation:  Selina La Fortuna


·      9:00 am, be ready for pick up

·      White Water rafting Rio Balsa – 6 hours

·      Bar hop La Fortuna for Last night

    Accomodation: Selina La Fortuna


·      Wake up call TBD

·      Possible morning excursion to Volcan Poas if flights

leave in afternoon/evening

·      Drive back to San Jose