CRR FIELD TEAM & GUIDES
We like to call our staff the dream team. We are made up of locals and foreigners who have been in the tourism industry for years. Our office and reservation staff has the same knowledge of the country as our drivers and guides. All guides have been certified by Costa Rica Board of Tourism as naturalists in order to give the most complete and ACCURATE information on Costa Rica. All of our guides are certified with rescue and first aid courses.
Our adventure guides in rafting, rappeling, hiking, and ziplining have all been certified with years of experience. We take pride in our staff. They are the ones that make this experience truly memorable.
Topics of Interest: Tropical Ecology, Global Warming, Sustainable Agriculture, Permaculture Farming, Biomimicry, Curing Kids of Nature-Deficit Disorder.
Topics of Interest: Rafting Safety, Teaching and Instructing River courses, Rafting Competitively, Sustainable Agriculture, Aquatic Birds, Soccer.
NATURALIST GUIDE / BIOLOGIST
Topics of Interest: Evolutionary Biology, Volcanology, Sustainable living, Upkeep of National Parks and Goals for Conservation, Movies, playing guitar.
INSANE KAYAKER / RAFTER
Topics of Interest: Street Dancer, Ju-Jitzu, Excellent cook, Highly Energetic, Father of cutest little girl possible, Nature Lover, Sitio de Mata Turrialba Native.
Topics of Interest: Tropical Ecology, Insects, mammals, ferns, Caribbean Costa Rica, Affects of mono-culture on Costa Rica economy and environment.
NATURALIST GUIDE / RAFT GUIDE
Topics of Interest: Rafting, Videos, Tourism Projects, Reggae Music!!!!!!!!!, Learning, Saving the Planet for "Ella", & Puerto Rico (That is where Vivi is from).
Topics of Interest: Dogs, cooking, her family, being a host to guests, adventure company operator, wedding planner, Mother Teresa, Holiday Greeting Card writer, birthday reminder.
SITIO DE MATA PROJECT MANAGER
Topics of Interest: Rural development, Recycling, reusing everything, maintaining local culture, providing local cuisine, and sustainable agriculture
Topics of Interest: Marketing, International cusine, yoga, Costa Rica living, Costa Rica real estate market, Economy of Costa Rica
Topics of Interest: Running, Adventure Sports, Education, National Standards between different nations, How what we consume affect the poorest of the poor abroad, Planet Earth, Africa, Uganda, Sustainable Farming
Topics of Interest: 10 Years working in Tourism, CRR Manager, Masters Degree in Tourism and Environmental Management, Mama de Ella (Cutest 6 year old in all of Costa Rica), Environmentalist and Activist, Genius of Community Service Pojects, Passion for CRR that all benefit from!, Wife of Luigi!
Topics of Interest: 8 years Experience, Has guided all Central America, Birding lover, Ella's Favorite Guide.
Topics of Interest: Degree in Turismo Naturalist Guide, Smart, Funny, 8 years of Experience, Lives in Arenal, Relentless Hiker, Bilingual English/Spanish, Loves to Scream during big rapids!, Good Dancer (Broken Leg 1 & 2), Reads a lot, Has own clothing line named Edgalombia.