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Jaco, Garabito Municipality 61101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

My family had an amazing day with Dusty and George of UpAdventures. Not only did we have a super fun and unique experience, we felt very safe and taken care of. We spent 10 days in Costa Rica, and tree climbing was a highlight of...More

Thank Aaron S
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

What an incredible review, Aaron! Thank you so much for writing about your visit with us and sharing with others how amazing it is to be up in the trees in Costa Rica. We had such a special experience with your family and wish you...More

Reviewed June 2, 2018

Experiencing tree climbing with Jorge and Dusty was the highlight of my trip to Costa Rica back in March. They were very patience and explained everything that we were going to do. I would 100% recommend them to guide your adventures in Costa Rica and...More

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Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Thank you, Neal, for your wonderful review. We had an unforgettable time and feel so honored to have shared in this adventure with you. Thanks for swapping stories and sharing your kindness with us. Happy travels.

Reviewed May 4, 2018

Our itinerary with Upventures included hiking to a waterfall in the morning, paragliding in the afternoon and the next day climbing trees with Jorge and Dusty. We relied on them to provide an awesome adventure and loved their low-key but highly professional vibe. Jorge is...More

Thank Christine B
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2018

Thanks for your wonderful and kind review. It has been our dream realized sharing this incredible experience with awesome people like you for the past 5 years. Thank you from the bottom of our heart.

Reviewed April 26, 2018

We truly enjoyed this unique experience in Costa Rica! As part of our spring break roadtrip throughout Costa Rica, my son and I joined Dusty and Jorge for their Overnight Odyssey. First they taught us safety information, fitted our gear, showed us how the gear...More

Thank Ann M
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2018

Thanks for sharing your kindness and wonderful energy with us. Living this experience with good-hearted people like you has been our dream come true. Thank you so very much for joining us.

Reviewed March 22, 2018

Just got back from a great week in Costa Rica! It was hard coming back to Maryland and having to deal with snow :( Jorge and Dusty are wonderful hosts, and did an excellent job making sure our group of 6 had the best experience....More

Thank Erin C
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 24, 2018

Thanks for your wonderful review! We had an incredible week with you and are so glad you loved your custom itinerary for a group in Costa Rica. From paragliding to rainforest hiking to beach camping and climbing trees in Costa Rica, it was so great...More

Reviewed March 21, 2018

We had a great day with Dusty and Jorge. They do nice private tours it was just the two of us and them. They really took care of everything personally.

Thank Martin L
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Thanks for coming out tree climbing with us! You two were amazing up there climbing trees in Costa Rica! You both pushed the limits and really made the most out of the challenge (and made it look easy!). Thanks again and happy travels!

Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

Coming from a professional tree climber/Arborist, I can tell you this is a trip you need to take. I can't wait to go back!More

Thank Ricky W
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Hey Ricky, thanks for the kind words! It was awesome having you here with us to explore and enjoy beach camping, tree climbing, hiking, waterfalls, sea kayaking, and tons of other fun stuff. It is such a treat to have a fellow professional tree climber...More

Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

I had an awesome vacation with upventures! Dusty and Jorge are great people that do everything they can to make sure your experience is nothing short of phenomenal. They took us to breathtaking scenery of mountains, waterfalls, gigantic trees, and ocean views! Seeing wildlife out...More

Thank mark13y
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

Thanks for your 5-star review of your visit with us out climbing trees in Costa Rica and other adventures all week long! It was so awesome having you here with us and sharing some of the things we love most–tree climbing, camping in the canopy,...More

Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 6 UpVentures took us hiking to a beautiful waterfall. We went tree camping and herd Howler Monkeys in the evening and in the morning when we woke up. It was a wonderful experience. Breakfast was amazing the next morning. I...More

Thank Karissa M
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

Karissa, it was awesome having you and other professional tree climbers here with us all week! We had a blast showing you some of our favorite places and things to do, and of course scouting some amazing trees to climb and admire from the ground...More

Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Our tree climbing adventure was absolutely the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica! Dusty and Jorge provide a truly unique adventure and are fantastic tour guides for the experience! They were both super supportive to my friend who fears heights, ensuring we both enjoyed...More

Thank Melinda B
Upventures, Owner at Upventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2018

Tree climbing with you guys was a blast! So glad you came out for a rainforest adventure with us. We definitely have to get out tree camping in the canopy next time. Can't wait!

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