Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge

Barra del Colorado is located just north of Tortuguero National Park on the Caribbean Coast and borders Nicaragua to the north. Like Tortuguero, Barra del Colorado consists of channels, lagoons, rivers, river islands, forests, marshes, and small hills. At a massive 91,200 hectares (225,365 acres),

Barra del Colorado is the largest national wildlife refuge in the nation. It is famous for fishing, especially for tarpon.