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There are 18.8 miles of roads and 24 miles of recreational trails in El Yunque. These trails are restricted to foot traffic (hiking) only. Use of horses, motorcycles or mountain bikes is not permitted on any trails. Dogs must be on a leash. Although there are no trails that presently accommodate wheelchair traffic, there are plans for a handicapped access trail in the near future.

Our recreation opportunities are organized two ways: by activity and by corridor. Click the corridor name to see it's opportunities:

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Hay 18.8 millas de carreteras y 24 millas de veredas recreativas en El Yunque.  En estas veredas solo se permiten caminatas. El uso de caballos, motocicletas o bicicletas de montaña no está permitido en ninguna vereda. Por el momento no hay veredas que acomoden sillas de ruedas, hay planes para una vereda de acceso para discapacitados en un futuro cercano.

Nuestras oportunidades de recreación se organizan de dos maneras: por actividad y por corredor. Haga clic en el nombre del corredor para ver sus oportunidades:

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Recreation Conditions Report

 Area Name Status Area Conditions
Angelito Trail Closed to Visitor
Baño De Oro Trail Closed to Visitor Currently under construction and repairs. Cerrado debido a reparaciones
Baño Grande Closed to Visitor No swimming permitted. Prohibido cualquier actividad en el agua.
Baño de Oro Closed to Visitor
Big Tree Trail Closed to Visitor Closed for repairs. Cerrado debido a reparaciones.
Caimitillo Recreation Area Closed to Visitor
Caimitillo Trail Closed to Visitor Trail opened, alternative route to El Yunque Peak. Trails conditions are variable, including the existence of unpaved areas. Shelters closed due to repairs. Abierta y le lleva hasta Pico de El Yunque. Los gazebos están cerrados debido a reparaciones. Las condiciones del terreno varían.
El Portal Trail Closed to Visitor
El Portal Visitors Center Closed to Visitor Closed for repairs. Cerrado por reparaciones.
El Toro Wilderness Trail Closed to Visitor Poor Road Conditions. Drive Carefully. Malas condiciones en la carretera. Conduce con cuidado.
El Yunque Rock Closed to Visitor
El Yunque Trail Closed to Visitor
Juan Diego Closed to Visitor Please respect restoration efforts by staying on the trail. 30 minute max parking. Favor de respetar los trabajos de restauración quedándose en las áreas designadas. Estacionamiento limitado a 30 minutos.
La Coca Falls Closed to Visitor Sightseeing area, 30 minute max parking. Área de observación, estacionamiento limitado a 30 minutos.
La Coca Trail Closed to Visitor This is a rough and slippery trail. It is challenging for most hikers. Trees are down that must be crossed. Creek crossing can be dangerous in flood. Limited parking spots. Es una vereda retante para la mayoría de los visitantes. Deben cruzar árboles caídos y quebradas a lo largo de la vereda. Debe estar atento a las crecidas de río.
La Mina Trail Closed to Visitor Closed for repairs. Cerrado debido a reparaciones.
Las Cabezas Observation Point Closed to Visitor
Los Picachos Closed to Visitor
Mt Britton Trail and Tower Closed to Visitor
Mt. Britton Spur / FS 10 Closed to Visitor
PR Road 9966 Closed to Visitor Poor Road Conditions. Drive Carefully. Malas condiciones en la carretera. Conduce con cuidado.
Palo Colorado Information Center Closed to Visitor Information Center open from 9:00am to 4:30pm, *picnic shelters, Bano de Oro trail, La Mina trail and portions of Caimitillo Trail still closed*. Parking available. El centro de información está abierto de 9:00am a 4:30pm. * casetas para pasadía, las veredas Baño de Oro y La Mina y partes de la vereda Caimitillo aún cerrados * Estacionamiento disponible.
Portalito HUB: Palmer Visitor Center Closed to Visitor Open Daily 9am - 5pm (closed on Christmas Day). Abierto todos los días de 9 am a 5 pm (cerrado el día de Navidad)
Puente Roto Recreation Area Closed to Visitor
Quebrada Grande Recreation Area Closed to Visitor Poor Road Conditions. Drive Carefully. Malas condiciones en la carretera. Conduce con cuidado.
Quebrada Sonadora Closed to Visitor Poor Road Conditions. Drive Carefully. Malas condiciones en la carretera. Conduce con cuidado.
Río Espíritu Santo Observation Point Closed to Visitor Poor Road Conditions. Drive Carefully. Malas condiciones en la carretera. Conduce con cuidado.
Río Sabana Recreation Area Closed to Visitor Closed due to landslides. Cerrado debido a deslizamientos de tierra.
Río Sabana Trail Closed to Visitor Closed due to landslides. Cerrado debido a deslizamientos de tierra.
Sierra Palm Picnic Area Closed to Visitor
Tradewinds Trail Closed to Visitor
Yokahú Tower Closed to Visitor Sightseeing area, 30 minute max parking. Área de observación, estacionamiento limitado a 30 minutos.


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