The jungle is one of the toughest environments on the planet. It’s extremely difficult to navigate and finding food, water and shelter isn’t easy, so learning to survive under the canopy is an important skill for troops going out into the field.



When it comes to army training, the jungle of Belize is one of the toughest places to go on exercise. It’s hot and humid, with deadly snakes and mosquitos - and all sorts of tactical obstacles to overcome.
But for more than three weeks, members of the 2nd Battalion, the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment are taking on the challenge as part of Exercise Mayan Warrior. 



All pictures courtesy of Corporal Jamie Peters RLC