Location and Site
Las Alturas is a 32,500 acre preserve located near the Panama border on the western slopes of the Talamancan range. The property ranges in altitude from 1100 meters to 2200 meters above sea level. Several rivers and streams run through the property. The Coton River runs directly through the town of Las Alturas.

The Coton River
The Coton River
The ranch abuts Parque Amistad, the international conservation tract established by the Costa Rica government and consists of territories in both Costa Rica and Panama.

Map of Costa Rica showing San Vito, closest city to the Las Alturas preserve.
Map of Costa Rica showing San Vito, closest city to the Las Alturas preserve.