Monkey Puzzle is the story of a journey. Dylan takes his best friend Carl and three others on a trek to find the world's rarest tree. As they descend into the harsh ravines and canyons, the wilderness closes in on them. They come face to face with haunted pasts, unrequited love and fear of intimacy. They learn hard truths of friendship, and find that letting go of the past can have devastating - and liberating - consequences.