Río Chirripó Lodge

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Race to “Las Aguas Eternas”…

This coming August 30th come and celebrate with us, a mystical race, the race of the “eternal waters”. Thirteen kilometers of  hills and forests in the Chirripo mountains arriving in the picturesque valley of San Gerardo. This is a great race, enough to challenge your strength and at the same[…]

News from Rio Chirripo Retreat and Lodge

Greetings from the Rio Chirripó Retreat! How are you doing back in your home countries?  Already planning a visit to our magical mountain? We are looking forward to having you here at our beautiful retreat and to give you an unforgettable Pura Vida experience. At this time of the year[…]

News about the Rio Chirripo Valley- Month of July

This month of July we have been blessed by an Indian summer, although here it is called  ‘verano  de San Juan’, a yearly climatic phenomenon giving at least a week of dry and sunny weather when the rainy season already has poured out  its first heavy rains. This year it[…]

Poem inspired in Rio Chirripo Retreat

This poem was written by one of our lovely guests who was inspired by the beauty of the surroundings of Rio Chirripo Retreat:   Chirripo clouds slowly pouring white down the mountain mating with air and dark jungle green with all eventually passing behind veil a matching metaphor Michael for[…]

One New Lesson in Every Yoga Class…

I’m yoga lover. Every time I choose a place to go on vacation in Costa Rica the first thing I google the area for is the yoga aspect of it. Recently we visited Nosara Beach in Guanacaste. Nosara is one of the best yoga and surf destinations in Costa Rica.[…]

Chirripo Race: A great way to challenge your limits

In 1989 two friends had just returned from hiking to the top of Chirripo when they had an idea to create an annual Chirripo Race. On February 25th 2012, for the 24th time we are going to have the International Race to Chirripo National Park: the highest mountain in Costa[…]

Viajero Sustentable/ Self-Sustaining Traveler

El otro dia tuvimos la agradable visita de dos viajeros “sustentables”. Yo en lo personal nunca habia escuchado el concepto y me parecio interesante la filosofia y el proyecto que tienen estos jovenes. Un poquito de lo que son Eli y Alejandro:   Quienes somos Nosotros Somos una pareja de[…]

Chocolate in our Sacred Valley

  Our dear friend Tao Watts who moved from the Osa Peninsula to the Chirripo area and has taken on the company of another dear friend Kimberly. Tao’s vision is to employ labor from the area to create a product that reflects authentic flavors, such as naranjilla, blackberry, guanábana and[…]

Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat in the Press

About a month ago a nice reporter from the Tico Times, our local newspaper in English, came and wrote us a very nice article on Rio Chirripo Yoga Retreat. This is the article:   Retreat to Río Chirripó in the Southern Zone Posted: Friday, October 21, 2011 – By Karla[…]

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