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Cerro Caracol

Parque Ecuador, Concepcion, Chile
+56 9 8413 9201
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Running uphill

Nice trail, makes great uphill run. 2.5 km to the top, 250 meters altitude gain. There are security... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Katarina2311
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Bogota, Colombia
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Don't go to the top

The view there is fenced off to protect the communications facility. The lower views are OK but... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2017
Nail56
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Seattle, WA
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
19 Jun 2017
“Running uphill”
6 Jan 2017
“Don't go to the top”
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Parque Ecuador, Concepcion, Chile
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Nice trail, makes great uphill run. 2.5 km to the top, 250 meters altitude gain. There are security wardens which makes it safe for everyone.

Thank Katarina2311
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The view there is fenced off to protect the communications facility. The lower views are OK but only one shows a peek of the river and the Pacific.

Thank Nail56
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Recently renovated, woods with native fauna, lookout points over the towns of Concepción, Talcahuano and Hualpén. Downhill bikers and trash in between, though.

Thank Gerhard B
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Parque Ecuador next to Cerro Caracol is an amazing playground for children of all ages. A lot of playing instruments for climbing, swings, musical instruments.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 29 November 2015

If you are looking for good aerobic hike with some nice views of the city, this is a beautiful path to take. On the weekend there were many individuals and families hiking up or down the path. An historic city park dating from the late...More

Thank WanderingSparrow
Reviewed 2 June 2015

They just opened the trail up cerro caracol and it is beautiful. Definitely worth spending time to walk up and down it. It probably takes about 30-40 minutes to walk the path.

Thank Whitley678
Reviewed 11 October 2013

There is no view, but it is an ok trail. There's not much to do in Conce, so my advice after living there, is skip Conce if you can.

1  Thank Rommany O
Reviewed 22 July 2013

If you think that you are going to go to the top and have a view of the city from a tower you are mistaken. I went up it today and found a chain-locked fence and an abandoned structure. There is one view of Concepcion...More

4  Thank ray s
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