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La Marta Wildlife Refuge
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Approx. 3,200 acres
6,400' above sea level
65ºF - 85ºF
180 inches annual average
Cartago Province, 60 miles SE of San Jose
Date of Creation
25 Oct 1993
This Wildlife Refuge protects the river basins of La Marta, Gato and Atirrojust northwest of the
Rio Macho Forest Reserve.
Rivers, waterfalls, caverns and primary forest.
From San Jose, take the highway to Cartago. Then take the road to Paraiso, then Cervantes. Just before you reach Juan Vinas, turn right toward Pejibaye.
Park Facilities and Hours
There are no public facilities at this wildlife refuge.
Other neaby Costa Rica Parks include
Tapanti National Park
Cuenca Rio Tuis Protected Zone
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