A nice way to explore the nature around Dominical and in your own way is hiking. Nearby Dominical there are numerous hiking trails where you can enjoy the rainforest and wildlife.
The full hike to Chirripó will take a whole day. It is possible to climb to Mount Chirripo, as a trail leads to the summit.
This trail is 16-km (10 mi) long and easy to follow. It does not require technical climbing ability but requires reasonable fitness.
This place is great for short walks. Here you can see a large number of animal species and variety of birds especially in the morning.
Nature Trails in the Hacienda Barú National Wildlife Refuge – The nature trails at Hacienda Barú pass through a wide variety of habitat including primary forest, secondary forest, swamp forest, wetlands, pastures and tree plantations.
This is a short walk along the Barúriver about 4 miles away.
Especiallywhen you go jogging in the mornings or evenings when the weather is not that hot, you can see a lot of vegetation and some birds.