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Bats of Bosque del Cabo

Our first night here we saw bats (not sure of the species) flying around at dusk right outside the back of our bungalow, lots of them! And they would fly very near us! What an experience!

bats outside Lapa at dusk

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Some nighttime views from our bungalow's observation deck...




Off to bed...

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At dawn, you could sit out on the observation deck and observe the bats finding their way back home. What an early morning treat!

bats outside Lapa at dawn

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Bosque del Cabo has (that I currently know of):
(note: common names link to photos of species found online - not necessarily taken at BDC - and scientific names link to informative sites)

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See a nice Costa Rican trip report with lots of bat photos

related posts:
Bosque del Cabo Sunset Tour
The Disk-Winged Bats of Lapa Rios

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