The "La Palapa Eco Lodge Resort" is surrounded by enough trails to keep serious hikers stepping for a long time, and the scenery those routes pass ranges from lowland rain forests to brisk mountain valleys.
The routes themselves are as varied as the scenery, ranging from invigorating jaunts in the mountains of Portalon to backpacking adventures that lead you into the heart of the wilderness.
Near "La Palapa Eco Lodge Resort" you have short trails that can be hiked in an hour or two, while others have routes that take the better part of a day to complete. There are also plenty of hiking trails in the areas of Portalon, Savegre, Matapalo, Dominical, Platanillo, Uvita and San Isidro and many other protected rainforest reserves.
The "La Palapa Eco Lodge Resort" provides all type of support and takes the clients to the selected area for Hiking with the support of maps and special trained tour guides.
Non-guided walks are encouraged only on the trail closest to the lodge, or along the beach and main road. There is a self-guided tour pamphlet for the trail near the main lodge. If going into the forest without a guide clients must advise the staff of your anticipated route and approximate time of return. The forest is dark, as early as 4:30 P.M. on cloudy days! There are no trail signs within the reserve.