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Campo Verde

Chihuahua and Sonora

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About Campo Verde

Campo Verde Wildlife Protection Area.  This protected area, with more than 100 thousand hectares, protects extensive coniferous forests inhabited by species such as the black bear...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    El Largo Maderal at 20 Km.

  • Airport

    Chihuahua International Airport 'General Roberto Fierro Villalobos' - Chihuahua

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    The main access route is the Chihuahua - Cd. Cuauhtémoc - Madera - La Norteña highway, with a mileage of 400 km and an estimated time of 5 h...

  • Transportation facilities

    From Chihuahua by air. There is no public transportation to reach the Protected Area. We suggest taking a bus to El Largo Maderal and then r...

  • Mobility within the protected area

    There are some dirt roads and dirt tracks for pick-up trucks with signage to some of the communities and sites within the ANP.

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  • Schedules

    Every day of the year.

    It is recommended to go to the Protected Area offices to notify the local communities and/or put them in contact with the service providers (cabins).

  • Entrance fee

    In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

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Campo Verde in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • Summer and winter are recommended to visit the Protected Area. Avoid the dry season because of forest fires.
  • Field clothing (hat, long sleeve shirt, boots or tennis shoes) and warm clothes in winter are recommended.


Services within the PA

No infrastructure for visitors. It is recommended to visit the park's office

Lodging near the PA

Camping areas and by previous agreement, it is possible to spend the night in a house in the communities near the Protected Area

Food service near the PA

Grocery stores
Home made food in a community

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

El Largo Maderal at 20 Km.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

In accordance with the provisions of the Federal Law of Rights for the current fiscal year

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Interesting facts

Campo Verde represents the most important biological corridor for the western mountain parakeet and black bear in northern Mexico.


Great diversity of terrestrial vertebrates such as the black bear, white-tailed deer, coyotes, conures, etc., as well as birds such as the m...

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Representative species of PA

American Black Bear (Ursus americanus), Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo), White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus ), Cougar (Puma concolo...

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You can see more representative species of Campo Verde on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

The main one is to NOTIFY the ANP Directorate to provide recommendations and establish contact with local communities and service providers.


  • PA office address

    Calle 8a. S/N entre Allende y Ahumada, Col. Centro, Madera, Chihuahua, C.P. 31940.

  • Phone

    +52 (652) 5721533

  • Email


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