Fray Jorge National Park

Fray Jorge National Park

Information about Fray Jorge National Park

Forest National Park Fray Jorge is located in the province of Limari Ovalle commune covers an area of 9.959 hectares.



Access Routes


From Santiago, take the North American Highway to km. 389, and then take a side road west for 22 km. to the park entrance gate. This road is unpaved and is in good condition throughout the year.



From La Serena, take Route 5 south to the km. 389 and then follow the west side road.



Tourist Information


Management area:


The Park administration is located 4 km. Environmental Information Center and 25 km. west of the Panamericana Norte Highway. The park is the public only on weekends and holidays.



Park Ranger Office: Located in Park Administration, 5 km. entry.



Hiking trails:


Wool Forest Interpretive Trail:

It is 10 km. Environmental Information Center of the Park. Lets go Wool forest structure and the factors promoting conservation in a semiarid environment.
Traveling time: 40 minutes



Distances and travel times


From Fray Jorge Ovalle: 90 km. - 1 hour 30 minutes

From La Serena to Fray Jorge: 110 km. - 1 hour 45 minutes



Most beautiful scenic spots


The most beautiful scenic places to visit in the park are the Forest Interpretation Trail Wool, Limarí River mouth and the coastal sector.



In this regard, has great appeal to House Administration, whose age is approximately one hundred years.



Services outside the box:


Fuel: Servicentro at km. 370 Route 5 North, 40 km. Park.

Phone; in Quebrada Seca, 55 km. National Park to the north.

First Aid: Cheryl Posta de Tamaya, 50 km. , Hospital de Ovalle to 75 km. Park.

Sale of food: Poor in Cerrillos, 22 km. Park.

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