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Humacao Nature Reserve

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Road #3 Km 75.7 | Bo. Rio Abajo, Humacao 00791, Puerto Rico
+1 787-397-1900
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Gorgeous

We found our way to this Reserve on a Monday and I think we were the only people there. Weird but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KSKLindenHills
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Minneapolis
Excelent for excercise

Very wide park that includes lakes,mountains,forest and the beach. You can rent bikes or kayaks... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Ingrid M B
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Humacao, Puerto Rico
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Water Sports and Ecotours is located in the Humacao Nature Reserve which is on the southeast coast of Puerto Rico, Rio Abajo neighborhood, on highway PR-3, kilometer 75.7. It is a unique place to do ecotourism for its brackish lagoons. It also has beaches ( not for bathing), swamps and mangroves. It is divided into three major segments: the Pterocarpus swamp and Mandri lagoons, both north of highway PR-3 and Santa Teresa and Palmas lagoons, south of highway PR-3. As you walk through the Reserve, you will observe different ecosystems and the different species that lives in the habitat that they use as nesting and home such as the beach the forest and mangroves. The reserve is home to Water Sports and Ecotours which offers services that go from walking tours, kayak, pedal, observation of flora and fauna for individuals, families, and groups. This way they can appreciate and at the same time learn about the Nature wonders.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Road #3 Km 75.7 | Bo. Rio Abajo, Humacao 00791, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-397-1900
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We found our way to this Reserve on a Monday and I think we were the only people there. Weird but wonderful. Good hike to two beautiful beaches and a lot of beautiful flora and fauna along the way.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Very wide park that includes lakes,mountains,forest and the beach. You can rent bikes or kayaks. The also have a mini snaks stack to sell but getting hydrate thru your visit is essential.

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ingrid M B Thanks for the visit and the review. We are working non-stop to keep the area well maintain for the future visitors. Water Sports and Eco Tours 7873971900

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit. Some storm damage evident in November 2017 but still well worth a visit. Highly recommend.More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

After the hurricane we have kept the area well preserve. It is open to the public and all facilities and services are all available for the visit. Great to know that it is a place that is high recommend and it is for the whole...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This nature reserve is little talked about, yet it has many outdoor activities. You can walk/run the trail area, rent bikes, go kayaking or even practice mountain biking. I went with my husband and 6 yr boy. We rented bikes, and my little one was...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and review!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a place for people who love to take a nice walk though a forest. The reserve is on the coast and on several spots you'll see the sea and also have a nice view of Vieques island. There's a parking inside the gate,...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

PRGary Thanks so much for the visit and the review! We are open again after 6 months from the hurricane in September 2017. The area was affected and destroyed post hurricane and the evidence is still alive today. Much has changed but it is still...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

It's a nice place if you like nature and walking. It has a few paths that take you to different spots. It's good to spend the day and you can also take your pets. Entry is free, if you like you can rent bikes and...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and the review! Water Sports and Eco Tours is always keeping the reserve and the services at a high standard.This way we can keep the visitors going in at all time. Water Sports and Eco Tours 787-397-1900

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

On a recent trip to Humacao, my family stated near the nature preserve. It added a lot to our trip to have a place so beautiful for walking and exploring the local nature. It is well-kept but very natural. We had kids with us and...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

After the hurricane we have kept the area well preserve. It is open to the public and all faciities and services are all available for the visit. Great to know that it is a place for the whole family. Thanks for the visit and the...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Having ventured to El Yunque for one day, we were happy to return back to our private nature reserve. We hiked to El Morillo early in the week and returned today to kayak in the lagoon. We have 3 teenagers and everyone was able to...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your visit to the reserve. We as Water Sports and Ecotours always try to maintain a good relation and service with our visitors and our assistants know that well. Wesley will know that his good service was considered.

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our free walks through the paths of this reserve. There is an area by the beach full of tall, tall palms that is like a palm-tree cathedral, just gorgeous. The park has minimal facilities, but we were staying nearby so it was...More

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littlekid095, Owner at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit! After the hurricane the area was very affected and destroyed. We had lots of help of volunteer groups that came and gave a hand. The trails are all cleared and opened for the visitors. The parking and restrooms are available. The...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

We were visiting the area ( from a desert state! ) so seeing the lush vegetation and different wildlife was very fun. The paths are mostly shaded so it is pleasant even if it is very hot. The employees were very friendly and offered us...More

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littlekid095, Manager at Humacao Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Always glad to hear that the visit to the Humacao Nature Reserve was wonderful and excited for many. Here at Water Sports and EcoTours, we work hard to give a good impression and to make the visitors feel at home. Thanks so much for your...More

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k_casault
8 January 2018|
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Response from littlekid095 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello from Water Sports and Ecotours, That activity in which you are interesting is no longer permitted at the nature reserve. Sorry for any inconveniences!
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Melody P
9 January 2017|
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Response from littlekid095 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
That is not with us. There' s another concession which rents them from Wednesday to Sunday from 9am to 5pm.
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ShannonK19
16 January 2016|
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Response from Gerardo M |
All the trails are have rocks and sand. Very flat to walk but is irregular the terain
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