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Equador
4 degrees south, 79 degrees west (visit #1) - All Pictures


#1: View into direction of the confluence from our point of return. The confluence must be on or behind the ridge above.
View into direction of the confluence from our point of return. The confluence must be on or behind the ridge above.
#2: View into the Zamora Valley downriver
View into the Zamora Valley downriver
#3: View into the Zamora Valley upriver
View into the Zamora Valley upriver
#4: Direction of the confluence. Machete needed.
Direction of the confluence. Machete needed.
#5: Nearest point we got to. GPS elevation not accurate, according to altimeter we are ca. 60meters higher.
Nearest point we got to. GPS elevation not accurate, according to altimeter we are ca. 60meters higher.
#6: It is a steep accent. Another few hundred meters are required to reach the confluence.
It is a steep accent. Another few hundred meters are required to reach the confluence.
#7: Confluence hunters Stephan (on the rigth) and Michi near return point.
Confluence hunters Stephan (on the rigth) and Michi near return point.
#8: View from the main road to Zamora to the other side of the valley. To reach the confluence the ridge on the left has to be climbed. There is a path visible in the middle of the picture. From there we started.
View from the main road to Zamora to the other side of the valley. To reach the confluence the ridge on the left has to be climbed. There is a path visible in the middle of the picture. From there we started.