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About Ocampo

Ocampo Wildlife Protection Area.  This protected area is located in the State of Coahuila; it is an important habitat for the golden eagle, which is resident in adjacent area...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila.

  • Airport

    Venustiano Carranza International Airport - Coahuila

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    Via the Muzquiz- Boquillas Highway, 200 Km from Muzquiz Coahuila.

  • Transportation facilities

    Through private transportation and there is only one bus per week to the community of Boquillas del Carmen.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    Dirt roads to localities and trails.

  • Schedules

    There is no established schedule.

  • Entrance fee

    $60.37 MXN

  • Average weather in the area


Ocampo in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • The recommended months to visit are from September to March.
  • Comfortable field clothing is recommended.


Services within the PA

Handicraft stores
Internet connection
Visitor center or equivalent

Lodging near the PA

Camping areas
Some people in the localities rent rooms

Food service near the PA

Some local people make food to sell.

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

$60.37 MXN Entrance prices per person, per day, as collection of rights.

Senior citizens, pensioned and retired persons, disabled persons, and minors under 12 years of age will be exempt from the payment of fees, whose status will be accredited once they enter the Protected Area, if applicable, with the corresponding valid credential. A 50% discount will be applied to students and teachers with a valid credential, which must be presented upon entering the Protected Area.

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Interesting facts

It is part of an important biological corridor formed by different protected areas in Mexico and the United States of America.


Fossil organisms, paleontological sites, San José de las Piedras, Ejido Piedritas, Palentology Museum and the night sky.

Representative species of PA

Greater Roadrunner (Geococcyx californianus), Black-tailed Jackrabbit (Lepus californicus), Chicken Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), Black-throated...

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You can see more representative species of Ocampo on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

All users and visitors of the Protected Area shall:
1. Collect and carry with them the solid waste generated during the development of ...

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  • PA office address

    Blvd. Melchor Muzquiz Km 2 Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila.

  • Phone

    +52 (864) 616 6855

  • Email

    Without information

PA social networks
Gobierno de México
Medio Ambiente