Colorado Wildlife Refuge
Hotels and Places to Stay
Viejo Limon Hotels, Costa
North of the City
On the Northern end of the
Province extending across the Northern Heredia
Province are canals and freshwater lagoons; Tortuguero
and the Colorado River.
Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge:
Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge protects forests,
mangroves, canals and marine areas on the northern Caribbean Coast of Costa
Caño Palma Biological Research Station is
located at the Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge.
The research station is run by the Canadian Organization
for Tropical Education and Rainforest Conservation (COTERC)
There are NO public facilities here. This zone is
designated for research and is only accessible by small boat.
However, A trail system has been established into
the forested area of the Station. Rivers, streams and lagoons are conveniently
nearby to explore.
National Park and Tortuguero Canals
(near Barra del Colorado Wildlife
Refuge - in Limon Province)