Memories from La Selva Amazon Ecolodge

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SAVE THE FROGS! supporter Ruth Van Sciver visited La Selva Amazon Ecolodge in Ecuador in 2010. It was her enthusiastic recollection of her experience that inspired us to organize our 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour to La Selva. Here are some memories Ruth was willing to share: "We stayed at La Selva Jungle Lodge…

The SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour: July 2018

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Learn about our other Ecotours here. Join SAVE THE FROGS! in the Ecuadorian Amazon for the adventure of a lifetime! We will be exploring the deep Amazon in search of frogs and other wildlife in one of the most biodiverse regions on Earth. If you have questions please email us at contact@savethefrogs.com or call (415) 878-6525. We are…

The SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour: June 2018

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One space has recently become available on the June 2018 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour! If you would like to join us in Ecuador, please email us at contact@savethefrogs.com with Ecuador Ecotour in the subject line. Photos from our 2016 Ecuador Ecotour | Photos from our 2017 Ecuador Ecotour | Our Other Ecotours Have you ever wanted…

One of the most magical things that I’ve ever experienced

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In May 2017, Stephanie Steelman won a free SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour through our once in a lifetime Ecotour Sweepstakes. She joined the 2017 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour, and here is what she had to say about the trip... "Hi Kerry!Thanks for checking in to see how the trip went. Winning the Save The…

Photos and Stories from the 2017 SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour

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From June 8th-20th, 2017, adventurers from Canada, Mexico, the U.K. and the USA joined SAVE THE FROGS! for the 2nd Annual SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour. From frog-watching in the Amazon Basin to hiking in the Andes, our group was overcome by the remarkable biodiversity of Ecuador. The ecotour was simply wonderful and truly an…

Ecuador Ecotour Terms & Conditions

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Your reservation on a SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour is subject to our Ecotour Terms & Conditions (below) and the Ecotour Participant Agreement, Release and Acknowledgement of Risk. Please read these carefully and contact us if you have any questions. A SAVE THE FROGS! Ecotour Leader will get back to you as soon as possible.  Photo…

An Interview with Chelsea Carson in Ecuador

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In October 2015, I visited Ecuador for the first time. I spent my first ten days in the country traveling with amphibian biologist Chelsea Carson. We visited the Amazon, the Andes and the coast to develop the SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour. At the end of our travels, I interviewed Chelsea while overlooking the Pacific…

SAVE THE FROGS! 2016 Ecuador Ecotour Photos and Stories

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The inaugural SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour took place June 15th to June 26th, 2016 and was a huge success. Our group of frog enthusiasts explored the Amazon rainforest, the Mindo cloudforests, and the high slopes of the Andes. We found frogs, monkeys, lizard and colorful birds and insects. We ate fabulous food, made new…

Traveling the Amazon: The Best Weeks of My Life

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Kaya Klop-Toker, a researcher studying the ecology of amphibians at the University of Newcastle in Australia, tells the story of the most memorable trip of her life. Her trip to the Ecuadorian Amazon (close to where we'll visit on the SAVE THE FROGS! Ecuador Ecotour) was a life-changing experience. The sights and sounds are memories…