Talamanca Reserve

Nature Reserve in San Gerardo de Rivas

With over 1600 hectares of primary and secondary cloud forest, this private reserve has numerous hiking trails, the longest being a seven-hour trek, and another leading to its 11 waterfalls. Talamanca is doing its best to promote itself as an alternative to Parque Nacional Chirripó, and nonguests are welcome to hike its trails for a day fee of US$25. All-terrain vehicle (ATV) tours are available both to guests and nonguests.