Sturdy shoes or rubber boots

Insect repellent and sunscreen

Rain gear

What to bring


At Cerro Coronel Biological Reserve

Estación Biológica

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Call (506) 8882-2712 with Richard

Research Supervisor

Ricardo Brenes

Agronomy Engineer


Biological Field Station

The phrase BOTA BOTA comes from the cabecar,  one of the costarican indigenous people, it means "flight at high altitude and in concentric circles that perform certain birds".


At Colorado lagoons and hills you will explore rare and exotic biodiversity. At Cerro Coronel Biological Reserve at Colorado we provide trails with excellent conditions for the establishment of research projects.

If you are a avid studend from college, university, master or phD contact our team.

45 dollars per person




All inclusive


Food (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner), Lodging at Cerro Coronel Biological Reserve Cabin, taxes, laundry service, forest utilization and workspaces available in the station .



Todo incluido


Comidas (Desayuno, almuerzo y cena), el hospedaje, los impuestos, servicio de lavandería, la utilización del bosque y los espacios de trabajo con que cuenta la Estación.



Transportation to the Bota Bota Biological Field Station is not included.