ADDITIONAL PHOTOS FOR THE BOOK 
"CROSSING THE DARIEN GAP"
BY ANDREW EGAN

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Costa Rican cloud forest near
                the continental gap
The Costa Rican cloud forest near the continental gap (rain that falls on one side flows to the Caribbean and rain that falls on the other side flows to the Pacific)
The last gas station before
                Yaviza--the last settlement on the road before the
                Darien Gap
The last gas station before Yaviza which is literally at the end of the road and is also the last settlement before the Darien Gap
The Swedes prep their gear the
                night before hiking begins
The Swedes prep their gear the night before hiking begins


Darien Gap map created by Andrew Egan from various
              sources
A Darien Gap map created by Andrew Egan from various sources

the Swedes (right) huddle with
                two Australian adventurers we met at the beginning of
                the expedition
The Swedes (right) huddle with two Australian adventurers we met at the beginning of the expedition
The author (Andrew Egan) crossing a log bridge
              on day one of the expedition with a newly-purchased
              machete
The author (Andrew Egan) crossing a log bridge on the first morning of the expedition with a newly-purchased machete. (Notice the pen in the shirt pocket, used to scribble details of the journey for the book)
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