Ranger Station, Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, Costa Rica
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 10° 09.704 W 083° 56.280
17P E 178035 N 1124751
Quick Description: This Ranger/Information Center is located on Hwy 32 that crosses the rugged Cordillera Central (Central Mountain range) of Costa Rica.
Location: Costa Rica
Date Posted: 1/23/2010 11:34:19 AM
Waymark Code: WM83Z4
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Cordillera Central (Central Mountain range) of Costa Rica is so rugged it is nearly impenetrable, and is the location of the Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo (National Park).

Covering 108,970 acres (44,100 ha), this impressive rainforest is located near 2 volcanos: Volcan Barva (9,534 ft) and Volcan Cacho Negro (7,053 ft), and receives nearly constant rainfall, with an average of 10 ft per year. Lush, wild vegetation and cloudforest, rugged hiking trails, and bountiful wildlife and birds and a located a 40 minute drive from San Jose make this park a constant draw for visitors and tourists.
Permits: no

Maps: no

Public Restrooms: yes

Trail Conditions: yes

Website if it is available: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation: 7:00 am to dark

Off Road Directions: Not listed

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