The Petrified Forest Florentino Ameghino (well-kwon by its Spanish acronym, BPFA) is located in the Lower Valley of the Chubut River, 62mi from the city of Trelew, in the adjacent areas of the gullies located on the north bank of the Chubut River -Gaiman and Mártires Departments.
ACCESS: The only access to the site is by land, through National Route 25, at the height of the ´Km. 112´ (Mile 69), 12mi from a placed called “Las Chapas“. After arriving at that place, turn left (east-west direction) travelling 2 mi along an unpaved route.
The site has a reception office, as well as toilettes for ladies and gentlemen, where an introduction is made prior to the tour through the paths and trails with interpretive signs.