It was a lovely small group w a very informative ranger, on the Chagres River. Lots of wildlife, monkeys and indignious folks
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The forests around the Rainforest Discovery Center are pristine and wonderful for easy hiking. The 176 steps to get to the top of the viewing tower are well worth it for the panoramic view of the lovely rainforest. We saw a lot of very difficult...More
We went to the Discovery center during our day in Gamboa. The center is really a well preserved piece of rain forest with well marked trails but no real building. We saw and heard numerous howler monkeys, leaf ants were apparent everywhere and busily gathering,...More
We had an enjoyable morning at the centre. Saw lots of birds, monkeys, agoutis. Lovely walks in the rainforest, not too demanding. Canopy tower was fun. Only disappointment was that we got up. Before 5 am to arrive by 6 am, but nobody arrived at...More
I spent a considerable amount of time with Antonio Zarco, Choco Elder. I had heard he passed away a few years ago. I just wanted this nice image a friend of mine shot in about 1978 to find it's way onto the internet. The Photographer...More
Dear Rasderek Is possible to send us the picture? Our email is firstname.lastname@example.org Natalia Sarco is our guide and daughter of Chief Zarco, we is actually working with us. You can find her on Facebook and keep in touch with his family.
Pipeline Road was lovely to walk on. Birdwatchers like to go there. I would go in the early morning to see even more birds. It's a lovely road to walk on.
I live in Panama and after 3 years, I discover this wonderful place were you can experience rainforest in a unique way. I have done it twice. The first with my kids (9,5 and 1 year). We arrived at 9 am, which is kind of...More
We spent a full morning at the Discovery Center with a Field Guides tour group. Arriving early we walked a short distance to the tower and then up 171 steps to the viewing platform which provides a 360 degree view of the surrounding forest. Our...More
This is a pretty superficial trip to the rainforest but we saw a lot in an hour. The tram ride allows a good aerial view of the forest and we did see some animals. If you get a guide who is knowledgeable and enthusiastic you...More
We are beginning birds and found a guy - not a guide - to drive us to/from Gamboa to the Rainforest Discovery Center (not Rainforest Resort for $30. Started walking up Pipeline RD at 6:30 am and saw lots of birds incl. Trogans, wood creepers,...More