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Froggy Friday: Red-eyed tree frog in Sarapiquí

May 10, 2019

Hoppy Friday, everyone!

The red-eyed tree frog has become a Costa Rican icon as a result of its ubiquity and beauty. They are nocturnal, so your best chance to spot one is after the sun sets — if you can handle the rainforest at night.

Tico Times reader Megan M. captured this photo during a nighttime walk in Sarapiquí, Heredia.

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