Most of these activities do not take place in Northern Colombia where you will be staying.
Your travel will be confined to where it is safe and sheltered.
Secondly, Northern Colombia has a five-month dry spell when the jungle becomes semi-barren.
This prevents the natural canopy coverage that the guerrillas get in other regions of Colombia.
With the aid of American dollars Colombia has been capturing and killing guerrillas and making a significant dent in the kidnapping and murder rate.