WGBH Openvault

Adventure; Tramp in the Darien, A

License Clip

More material is available from this program at the WGBH Archive. If you are a researcher interested in accessing the collection at WGBH, please email archive_requests@wgbh.org.

Undigitized item: Request Digitization

Untranscribed item: Request Transcription

Tramp in the Darien, A
Program Number


Series Description

Real-life stories which transport viewers on journeys set in remote mountain villages, endangered waterways, and through treacherous terrain. Each saga is filled with suspense and surprise for the modern day explorers who personify the spirit of discovery that lies at the heart of every ADVENTURE. See individual episodes for further descriptions. Series release date: 1987

Program Description

American author/naturalist Jonathan Maslow journeys to places few people will have ever ventured -- the Darien Gap, the jungle between Panama and Columbia that is the only missing link in the Inter-American Highway running from Alaska to Tierra Del Fuego.



Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Chicago: “Adventure; Tramp in the Darien, A,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2E2A782AF538409E940E0BB6440B1976.
MLA: “Adventure; Tramp in the Darien, A.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2E2A782AF538409E940E0BB6440B1976>.
APA: Adventure; Tramp in the Darien, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_2E2A782AF538409E940E0BB6440B1976
If you have more information about this item, we want to know! Please contact us, including the URL.