El Toro Trail/Trade Winds National Recreation Trai

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

After an approximately three hour hike you will be one of the few who has reached the highest peak in the Luquillo Mountains, El Toro Peak. El Toro Trail connects with the Trade Winds National Recreational Trail.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Permit is required for camping.
Open Season: All year except christmas
Restrictions: Tents must be located at least 30 feet away from any trail or body of water and at least 50 feet from roads and developed picnic sites. Do not dig trenches/diversions to channel water. 14 day stay limit, 8 people max per group.

General Information


The trailhead is located at PR 186, at the northwest entrance of the Forest.

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Day Hiking

Fire InformationUse small campstove, do not build campfires. If you must build campfire, it must be at least 30 feet from any river, stream, or developed trail. Build fires only in fire rings, stoves, or grills.

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