Orange Walk District
501-227-1020 / 501-227-5616
Hill Bank Field station, within the Rio Bravo Conservation and Management Area, has four cabañas, each with two double beds, fan, mosquito nets, and private baths with hot/cold water overlooking the majestic New River Lagoon. There is also a comfortable green dormitory that sleeps thirty guests in six rooms, each room bas two bunk beds and a single bed. It is equipped with no flush composting toilets and shared male and female shower stalls. Solar power provides most of the electricity. Hill Bank has a dining facility that provides a variety of delicious local dishes for visitors. Hiking, nature trails, canoeing, tubing, crocodile spotting, the Lamanai Mayan Site, jungle trekking and birding are the main activities at Hill bank. Avid birders can compile a list of more than 150 species during a three-day trip to Hill Bank. The travel time is 1 ½ hours from Orange Walk Town and 2 ½ hours from Belize City.