Quebradillas literally means “small streams,” and the waterways that run through this northwest coast town is a great place to start your exploration of the area's outdoor attractions. Nature stars here, as the town is home to one of the island's forest reserves, within which there are over 40 hiking trails alone; a man made lake which also has a carefully constructed hiking trail; and a coast lined with beaches that are not only great for swimming, but for seashell hunting as well.
You will find an abundance of beaches to enjoy in and around the area. You can click on the name of the beach for a detailed review of that section of the coast.
Guajataca Beach: Guajataca Beach is located off Highway 2 as you head from Isabela to Quebradillas. To get to the beach, park off the road and walk the coastal trail through an abandoned train tunnel.
A second place worth considering is Shacks Beach. The main features of the beach are under the water. snorkelers and divers will find underwater caverns, plenty of fish and perhaps even a sea turtle floating by.
Jabos Beach: Jabos Beach is located down a dirt road off PR 466.
Luckily, you'll find plenty of additional choices for beaches in and around the area. For more in-depth coverage of this specific topic, see this article.
Guajataca State Forest is one of the outdoor attractions you should consider visiting. <p>Famous for the caves that are a product of the karst formations underground, the Guajataca State Forest is a popular destination for anyone looking to head underground.</p>
Gozalandia is another site worth a visit. <p>Also known as El Charo de la Leche, which means the "pool of milk," Gozalandia is a hidden oasis of three pools connecting one waterfall.</p>
Of course, there are a full range choices too. Anyone who needs to get more information about natural attractions nearby, can do so by visiting this page.
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