A compelling true life story of a young man's adventurous experience of riding a motorcycle from California to Panama. Once there, he decides to walk 200 miles through the nearly impenetrable Darien Jungle into Colombia, South America. Re-written 40 years years after the experience, the author gives a reflective view on youth, risk-taking, survival and growth.I was forced to jam on the brakes in the gravel near the side of the road while trying to over-correct my position. ... The physical damages to the bike and me were nothing compared to the shattering news I received after settling into a hotel room in downtown San Jose. While at the Honda repair shop, I met three American bikers (motorcyclists) driving up the Pan American Highway from Panama on theiranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Darien Jungle Shakedown Cruise|
|Author||:||C. Buck Weimer|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2008-09|