Ascent of the Amazon
Ascent of the Amazon

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Pete Casey

“Longer, more difficult, risky and dangerous route”

Date: October 24, 2018
Approximate GPS Location: (4.30°S, 69.72°W)

Casey has been stymied over and over in his attempt to make it across the last remaining stretch of Brazilian Amazon to the Peruvian border. In a few recent tweets, however, he explained that he has a new guide named Diego and they have made progress on a "longer, more difficult, risky and dangerous route". Further on, he made it to a tourist lodge which he calls "an oasis amongst an ocean of jungle". There he said he shared breakfast with the pictured toucan!

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( 9 ) CRITIC RATING

update history

New Guide, Milestone Town, New Tributary, Saliva Alcohol

June 25, 2021 // Ascent of the Amazon

Guide Cho Catches Malaria

April 27, 2021 // Ascent of the Amazon

False Starts, Hiccups & Covid

February 25, 2021 // Ascent of the Amazon

New Photos; Next Leg to Ascend 1st 50m Out of Amazon Basin

December 18, 2020 // Ascent of the Amazon

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