Activities Caño Negro

Activities Caño Negro

The refuge forms part of the Arenal-North Huetar Conservation area, there is a forest post Ph (506) 2471-1309 in the area of Caño Negro and the sub regional office of Los Chiles in San Carlos Ph (506) 2460-6484, fax (506) 2460-5615. Entry costs 4 US$ foreigners/ children, foreigners younger than 12 years of age 1 US$/ nationals 1.10 US$/ children younger than 12 nationals 2.5 US$. There are also several associations such as: Asomucan Ph (506) 2471-1450, located in the Delipan Bakery next to MINAE, offering a visit to the butterfly farm for only 1.10 US$ the visit and photographs cost 2.20 US$, also offering a food service for 3.32 US$, The Association for Footpaths 1.35 US$, offering excursions to the footpaths lasting ½  hour, The Turtle Association   Ph (506) 2471-1063, offering turtle observation for 2 US$, the Tour Association Ph (506) 2471-1369, Offering tours to La Laguna for 40 US$  lasting 2 hours. You are not allowed to fish during April and June, but you can during the rest of the rainy season, you will always need to carry a license, which you can get from the forest post for 40 US$.  There are also horses for hire.