Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos

Focused around the lake and dam, Bosque Estatal de Cerrillos, (Cerrillos State Forest) offers guests various activities involving the lake and the small forest surrounding it.

The lake is the main draw for the people who visit the lake. Visitors tend to take kayaks and canoes out onto the water for some sun. However, there are also a few hiking trails that you can take if you wanted toe explore the coastal part of the lake more.


Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos lies on the island of Puerto Rico, it is 6.1 miles to the north-northeast of Ponce.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of dining options to select from in the region around the wildlife reservation. El Meson Sandwiches Ponce North, which serves up American meals, is also the most convenient dining option from the wildlife reservation. El Meson Sandwiches Ponce North is just around three and a half miles away from Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos, so stop in and dig in! Church's Chicken Coto Laurel and Lola's Eclectic Cuisine are some of the other refreshment choices nearby. At Lola's Eclectic Cuisine you and your group will want to sample eclectic fare and experience the culture of Puerto Rico.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that enjoy wildlife reservations, and have the energy to view some others, ought to think about Bosque Estatal De Toro Negro and Bosque Estatal De Tres Picachos; the first of which is four and a half miles to the north of Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos. Other local attractions include Luis A. Wito Morales Park, which is one and a quarter miles away near Ponce. You might also want to think about checking out Tibes Indian Ceremonial Center, which is another nearby attraction.

A wildlife reservation is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Luis A. Wito Morales Park -- 1.3 mi. (8.3 km) S 5.2 mi. Northeast of Ponce
Tibes Indian Ceremonial Center -- 4.2 mi. (3.9 km) SW 2.5 mi. North of Ponce
Hacienda Buena Vista Historic Site 4.9 mi. (9.3 km) W 5.8 mi. North-Northwest of Ponce
Museo Castillo Serralles Museum 5.6 mi. (1.1 km) SSW 0.7 mi. North of Ponce

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Location: PR-139, Puerto Rico


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