Papua New Guinea: Returning to Re-Trace a Trail

The Gaba Gaba Village: The house of Mr. Harebore, build on stilts over the bay.

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Walking down a riverbed on the Kapa Kapa (Ghost Mountain) trail.

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Dave Musgrave and Lee Ticehurst navigate the landscape of the first day on the Kapa Kapa (Ghost Mountain) trail.

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Walking along through the forest and along the ridge on the Kapa Kapa (Ghost Mountain) trail.

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Local children cross a hanging bridge over the Mimani River.

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Crossing a hanging bridge near a gushing river.

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Dave Musgrave with a boar.

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The Laruni Village.

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Crossing the Mimani River.

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Descending from Ghost Mountain.

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Crossing a stream on the Kapa Kapa (Ghost Mountain) trail.

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The welcome ceremony in Suwari was a traditional cannibal dance. The drums were playing, the villagers singing, and a local with the spear pretending to attack us.

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Dave Musgrave and James Campbell make their way through the dense jungle of the Kapa Kapa (Ghost Mountain) trail.

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Suwari: An old woman dressed up for the welcome ceremony.

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A view of the tangled canopy above the jungle floor.

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David Musgrave and Lee Ticehurst taking a breather under a massive tree.

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