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Information of what activities we offer while exploring the Amazon River , Iquitos Region

Trekking With Jaguars, Pumas and Pigs

12 Nov
Otorongo

This years Trail camera images from AntEater Ridge of Fossil Creek Communal Wildlife Reserve. Due to Increased internet poaching of endangered animals worldwide, the exact location of this trail is known only to our guides and Reserve Staff. The people in these images are not actors, they are real Adventure Travelers trekking in the depths […]

Tapir Trail Camera From Fossil Creek Wildlife Reserve

08 Nov
Tapirus terrestris

The Tapir is the largest bodied land mammal left in South America. Mainly Herbivorous, they use their flexible proboscis to strip shrubs of their leaves and to forage fruits off the forest floor. Their snout has an intricate array of sinusoides indicating the most advanced sense of smell in the jungle. A large portion of […]

Bring your water bottle!

21 Oct

Do not forget to bring your water bottle! A responsible traveler will always travel with their re-useable/re-recyclable bottle. I personally use a stainless steel Arklite Waterbottle. It doesnt breakdown or in pieces! If needed, I could boil a cup of soup or sterilize thinks with the hot water. I do not recommend cheap plastic bottles, […]

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 […]

Take part in Amazon Rainforest Conservation

19 Apr

Otorongo Expeditions is not a non/profit but has done more for conservation in the Peruvian Amazon than many multi million dollar NGOs. We are so ashamed of certain NGOs that tout, tout and then bail out!  We are not a bunch of suits sitting at desks working on our next ADwords campaign. We are an […]

Why aren’t there monkeys jumping in our boat for bananas ?

04 Jun
Red titi monkey

Anyone who may have watched the travel channel series “hotel Amazon” may be super excited to book their trip so they can witness “wild monkeys” taking over their boats. I am sorry to bring the bad news but those are not wild monkeys. There is a river called Yarapa where there are many tourist lodges, […]