EL LAJA LAGOON NATIONAL PARK
Know EL Laja Lagoon National Park
El Laja National Reserve has 11600 hectares, in which you can find the Antuco Volcano, Laja Lake and Sierra Velluda. In the Park, you can enjoy the “Chilean Path” and go through its Cypress forest and natural balconies. People of all ages can enjoy this attraction all year long.
Attractions: Flora and fauna. Interesting relief.
Activities: Snow trekking, trekking, high mountain tours, flora and fauna contamplation, photography.
How to get there: From the Seventh Region: Land route, by Route 5. Then take Route Q-45.
From Concepcion: Land route, by Route 148. Then take Route O-50 until Route 5 and take Route Q-45.
From Ninth Region: Land route, by Route 5 going north.
When to go: All year long.
Weather: Moderate weather. In the shore, there is warm moderate weather with rain during winter time and great humidity. In the interior, the temperature oscillates between day and night time. In the high lands there´s a cold weather.
Services: Information center, forest ranger.
Surroundings: Antuco Ski Center, Bangui Dam, Laja Lagoon, El Barco Lagoon, Laguna El Laja National Park, Rere Town, Puente Piulo, Bío Bío River, Las Chilcas Waterfalls, Sierra Velluda, Queuco Valley, Antuco Volcano.