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Pretty lagoon and nice hiking trails, but entrance is closed

I visited on 1/26/19. Many forested areas in PR are still not fully open since Huricane Maria and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kristin D
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Toledo, Ohio
Quiet but 'optionsful` natural reserve

This natural reserve is kind of unique because comprehends a forest with a lagoon full of fresh... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Benjamin C
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Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
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“Pretty lagoon and nice hiking trails, but entrance is closed”
Aug 16, 2017
“Quiet but 'optionsful` natural reserve”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited on 1/26/19. Many forested areas in PR are still not fully open since Huricane Maria and this one is also the same. We arrived at the main entrance on a Saturday around 2 pm (GPS coordinates 18.4611260, -66.4224933) and the gate was closed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Kristin D
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This natural reserve is kind of unique because comprehends a forest with a lagoon full of fresh water instead of sea water. You can safely do several options here: walking, biking, fishing, exploring, picnic, kayaking and so forth. You can start your free day here...More

Date of experience: December 2016
2  Thank Benjamin C
Reviewed August 8, 2017

I passed by and decided to enter with my teen son. We both fall in love with it. People go to the place to go fishing, though it is a great place to a relaxing time or do some excising. It has different hiking trails...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank lizzylozano
Reviewed June 22, 2017

This nature preserve has a parking area and little dock you can walk out on for a good view. People fish here often, and there is a bait shop. But come here at night with a good flashlight, and you will see the eyes of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank side241
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Due to college purposes, me and three classmates, went there to look for info.; and explored around, and I have to say that the place is huge and beautiful. Worthy as a ecotourism destination.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank jmsg_PR
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

This was our first time visiting this area and we were glad to find it clean and in good condition. I have heard about Laguna Tortuguero many years ago because of the caymans people once had as pets and when they grew up they released...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jalenis
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