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Reserve Trailcams Catch BIG Jaguar

17 Oct
Otorongo

I had given up almost on getting images of Jaguars in our reserve. It came to the point where I thought, maybe those were just puma tracks. It cant be, I heard on several occasions the bellowing of jaguars close to my camp in Fossil Creek. On several occasions I doubled back on my trail […]

Confusion about the “New World”

09 Oct

Incredible evidence is being uncovered further attesting to the will of humans to survive and prosper in any ambient we may encounter. The veil of confusion about the new World is slowly being lifted to recognize the incredible accomplishments of forest stewardship and ecosystem management by the Native Americans. Ancient agricultural societies thrived in the […]

New review for Otorongo Expeditions, special needs service

19 Jun

An excellent adventure, by Eric, M From start to finish, my Otorongo experience was top notch. We were picked up from Iquitos airport and pretty much had our hand held the entire way. Everything was handled by Otorongo… our transportation, lunch in Iquitos, tuk-tuk transportation to the dock, and then every step of the way […]

Donate for Amazon Rainforest Conservation and get discounted jungle trip

26 May

We are trying to step up our conservation efforts on the district of Las Amazonas, Oran. Otorongo Expeditions is offering discounted trips even FREE with a certain donation amount. Or goal is to conserve 25,000 acres of high ground primary rainforest to the north of the village of Oran. Our project includes the conservation of […]

A couple new rave reviews for Otorongo Expeditions

22 May

“Great Amazon Jungle Experience” 5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago My friends and I had a great time at Otorongo Lodge. Our guides, Osmar and Mikey made sure we had many trips on the amazon. We even stopped at a rum distillery and bought gifts at a village on the Amazon. We trekked in […]

Flooding in Iquitos region Otorongo Expeditions Jungle Lodge open for business

05 Apr

So everyone thought that our epic flood in 2012 was a fluke 100 year flood. Well, I think that idea came from the climate change deniers. I knew that something wasn’t right when each year since 2012 we have had more than normal flooding. Worldwide there have been extremes ranging from drought to deluge. In […]

A few Reviews for Otorongo Expeditions Amazon River Jungle Lodge

06 Feb

“Perfect ending to long holidays in Latin America: jungle survivors” 5 of 5 stars I stayed in the Otorongo lodge with a friend at the end of 2014. We actually celebrated the New Years there. It was an amazing experience: the location is perfect, the garden is just breathtaking, the staff and the owner are […]

Essential for trekking or camping in the Amazon Rainforest

11 Nov

Just a quick post here to urge anyone who is travelling to remote locations where purified water is scarce , here is a top recommendation from Otorongo Expeditions owner and head guide Anthony Giardenelli Lifestraw everyone! Boiled water can be hard to get on the move and we do not carry five gallon jugs of […]

Tapir Video and images taken with remote camera

03 Nov

Take a moment to see this tapir taking a drink. Four 31sc videos stitched together represent a flash in the life of an Amazonian Tapir as it cycles through its territory frequenting wallows between fruiting stands of forest. There can aslo be observed large bats flying around and the eyeshine of a water snake or […]