Conaf's Centro de Información Ambiental, 8km from Guardería Captrén, offers a variety of programs mainly in the summer (January and February), including slideshows and ecology talks, hikes to the Sierra Nevada and o…
Small but helpful tourist information kiosk inside the temporary Centro Mercado Modelo (though it could be closed in favor of the Plaza de Armas location by the time you read this).
Municipal office that has helpful staff and provides many brochures.
Has stacks of brochures and usually an English-speaker on staff. There is a seasonal kiosk on Plaza de Armas as well.
The small Conaf administrative office is near the road to the hamlet of Malalcahuello along the highway to Lonquimay. It offers limited info.
Conaf's Centro de Informaciones Ambientales at the entrance of Parque Nacional Huequehue for hiking maps and park info.
You must stop at CONAF's control post, 6km before Laguna Captrén, to register your entrance to the park as well as pay the entrance fee.
Free city tours on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday leave at 9:45am – reservations recommended (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The municipality runs this smaller kiosk on Plaza de Armas in high season and holidays in Chile.
Mainly administrative offices, but has maps of the regional parks at the information booth.