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Apr 18, 2010 - Cabo Blanco - Day Trip

4/18 Day trip to oldest protected wilderness in Costa Rica, Cabo Blanco, which started the ball rolling in 1963. In the 50's a Danish/Swedish couple Karen Morgenson & Olaf Wessburg were shocked by the destruction of rainforest so they set about protecting it. Tragically, Olaf was murdered in 1975 defending the conservation campaign. We have a great hike 9 km round trip to beach and back...see pics - these are all Bon's! Cabo Blanco Reserve "The “godparents” of the Costa Rican park movement were aspiring fruit farmers, Karen Morgenson and...

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