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398 mi 641 km of trail 16 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 36 Trails Intermediate Trails 48 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails
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Featured Hikes in Mexico - 17

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Favorite Looking across the Chinook Pass highway towards Sourdough Ridge
Difficult

Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)

2,690.8 mi 4,330.4 km • Point to Point • 429,551 ft Ascent 130927 m Ascent

(6) Campo, CA
Favorite Where the Tijuana River meets the Pacific Ocean during low tide.
Easy

Tijuana River National Estuary & Coastline

5.4 mi 8.7 km • Loop • 30 ft Ascent 9.29 m Ascent

(2) Imperia…, CA
Favorite There are 2 peaks at 3750m.
Difficult

San Miguel Mountain

15.5 mi 24.9 km • Out and Back • 2,646 ft Ascent 806.39 m Ascent

(1) Lomas d…, MX
Favorite This is one of the most beautiful parts of the trail.
Intermediate

Las Ventanas - Jaramillo Lake

3.2 mi 5.1 km • Out and Back • 465 ft Ascent 141.75 m Ascent

(2) San Mig…, MX
Favorite The trail in the forest
Intermediate

Summit Ajusco Backcountry Route

5.8 mi 9.4 km • Loop • 2,586 ft Ascent 788.36 m Ascent

(5) Lomas d…, MX
Favorite Valleys in the distance
Intermediate/Difficult

Campo to Cottonwood Creek (PCT)

21.3 mi 34.3 km • Point to Point • 3,177 ft Ascent 968.45 m Ascent

(2) Campo, CA
Favorite Almost there.
Easy/Intermediate

Mount Cristo Rey

4.6 mi 7.4 km • Out and Back • 630 ft Ascent 191.94 m Ascent

(5) Sunland…, NM
Favorite Last line of trees
Intermediate/Difficult

Volcan La Malinche

7.9 mi 12.7 km • Loop • 4,209 ft Ascent 1282.89 m Ascent

(2) San Jos…, MX

Trails in Mexico - 74

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2.5 mi 4.0 km #1Boca de Tomatlan Trail
Intermediate
Puerto Vallarta, MX
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.0 km Puerto Vallarta, MX
1.5 mi 2.4 km #2Summit Iztaccíhuatl
Difficult
Santo Tomás Atzingo, MX
Difficult
1.5 mi 2.4 km Santo Tomás Atzingo, MX
2.1 mi 3.3 km #3Las Animas to Quimixto
Intermediate
El Tuito, MX
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km El Tuito, MX
5.9 mi 9.6 km #4Cima Tlaloc desde Río Frío
Intermediate
Río Frío de Juárez, MX
Intermediate
5.9 mi 9.6 km Río Frío de Juárez, MX
3.8 mi 6.1 km #5Valley of the Moon
Intermediate
Cereso del Hongo, MX
Intermediate
3.8 mi 6.1 km Cereso del Hongo, MX
5.6 mi 9.0 km #6Camino Cabo Este
Easy
La Playa, MX
Easy
5.6 mi 9.0 km La Playa, MX
4.4 mi 7.1 km #7San Miguel Mountain Path
Intermediate
Lomas de Tepemecatl, MX
Intermediate
4.4 mi 7.1 km Lomas de Tepemecatl, MX
5.8 mi 9.4 km #8Cerro Viejo
Difficult
San Miguel Cuyutlán, MX
Difficult
5.8 mi 9.4 km San Miguel Cuyutlán, MX
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9Central Ajusco Summit Trail
Difficult
Lomas de Tepemecatl, MX
Difficult
1.4 mi 2.2 km Lomas de Tepemecatl, MX
0.9 mi 1.5 km #10North Beach Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Imperial Beach, CA
Easy/Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Imperial Beach, CA
2.7 mi 4.4 km #11Las Minas Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
San Sebastian, MX
Intermediate/Difficult
2.7 mi 4.4 km San Sebastian, MX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #12North McCoy Trail
Easy
Imperial Beach, CA
Easy
0.6 mi 0.9 km Imperial Beach, CA
1.2 mi 1.9 km #13Hacienda Jalisco Trail
Intermediate
Mascota, MX
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Mascota, MX
1.1 mi 1.8 km #14Mexican Elves Trail
Intermediate
San Sebastian, MX
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km San Sebastian, MX
3.8 mi 6.2 km #15Monkey Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Corral del Risco (Punta de Mita), MX
Intermediate/Difficult
3.8 mi 6.2 km Corral del Risco (Punta de Mita), MX
3.5 mi 5.7 km #16Cerro de la Silla
Intermediate/Difficult
Guadalupe, MX
Intermediate/Difficult
3.5 mi 5.7 km Guadalupe, MX
1.2 mi 2.0 km #17San Pancho Trail
Intermediate
Sayulita, MX
Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Sayulita, MX
0.7 mi 1.2 km #18Quimixto to Cuale Waterfall
Easy/Intermediate
El Tuito, MX
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km El Tuito, MX
26.2 mi 42.1 km #19CDT: Mexico Border to New Mexico State Highway 81 (NM Sec. 1)
Intermediate/Difficult
Guadalupe Victoria, MX
Intermediate/Difficult
26.2 mi 42.1 km Guadalupe Victoria, MX
0.6 mi 0.9 km #20Coronado Cave Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Sierra Vista Southeast, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 0.9 km Sierra Vista Southeast, AZ

Photos of Mexico - 192

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Dropping down into the Valley of the Moon
Mar 26, 2018 near Cereso…, MX
Where the Tijuana River meets the Pacific Ocean. Taken at low tide in the Fall.
Sep 13, 2017 near Imperia…, CA
The summit offers a phenomenal view of nearby Popocatepetl.
Apr 14, 2017 near Santo T…, MX
A broad view of some of Mexico's tallest peaks. | En esta foto se parecian tres de las montañas más altas de México, a la izquierda al fondo el Citaltépetl, enfrente el Popocatépetl y a la izquierda la Malinche.
Jan 24, 2017 near La Colonia, MX
BearSnack's 2015 PCT Thru Hike.
Mar 3, 2016 near Campo, CA
Pico Norte, Cerro de la Silla
May 24, 2018 near Jardine…, MX
Sunrise from the trail
Feb 20, 2018 near La Playa, MX
Row of palm trees along the trail
Feb 8, 2019 near El Tuito, MX

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