About US

Welcome to Bogarin Trail

This is a unique urban park, is located in the heart of La Fortuna town, named after Giovanni Bogarín, the first resident nature guide and trail designer at the Arenal Observatory Lodge. This beautiful oasis is home to much wildlife as toucans, agoutis, poison dart frogs, red-eyed-leaf frogs, many colorful birds, sloths, sloths, and sloths!

A flat and wheelchair friendly walking path, not common in the hilly terrain of the Arenal area, Bogarin Trail is a great option for nature lovers that have a free morning or afternoon near La Fortuna.

You need for the trail:

Wear close-toed shoes.
Bring a bottle full of water.
Use insect repellent and sunscreen.
Rain jacket and camera!


Protect this little paradise in La Fortuna, to provide work for locals and a place for those who love wild life.


Preserve this beautiful reserve is our job, to make sure the future generation will have a place to enjoy nature. When you pay your entrance here, you are helping us to make our mission a reality!

Reservations and Policies

Notice: Every time you set up an appointment you must be on time, our tour guides will be waiting for you. If you miss the appointment, there will be no refunds. If you come after your appointment was set up you still can walk trough the trails but no refunds will apply. Notice that our guided tours differ in price from the $10 Ticket which does not include a guide assistance; for more, call us at +(506) 8420-3661 with Maria Molina.