Pura Vida- I thought this was just a gringo phrase, to be printed on walls of airports, bar napkins, and cheap t-shirts, but it turns out locals really do say this every day!

And after three days in the country, I can see why!

With an itinerary of a quick three day trip to the small Central American trip, I gave movie maker Logan Nelson a call, as well as photographer Eric Mickelson. We headed down to the tropics right in the middle of the rainy season, and therefore, with zero expectations. And what we discovered was amazing- a truly robust enduro community!

If you liked the video, visit Pinbike.com for the article and (lots of) photos by Jeff Kendall-Weed.

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