English // Class: 3-C-III
Canyoning experince in a stream with low level of water all year long. Special site for persons who seek for something far and different. The four rappels are over water falls with beautiful rock and minerals formations; all pools filled with clear mountain water. First descent made by the Matacanes Adventure Team on the 21st of May, 2005.
- Zone: Trinidad, Montemorelos, Nuevo Leon, MEXICO
- Level: Beginners
- Age: 10 - minors should be acompanied by a parent
- Estimated time from the starting point: 6 hr
- Time to get from meeting to starting point: 2 hr
- Rappels: 4
- Jumps to the Water: 1
- Caves: 1
- Swiming (with lifevest)
- Down Climbing
All year, beeing carefull on flash floods in the months of August and September. It can be suspended any momento if the river level represent a risk for the visitor. The river level will be monitored the same day of the trip.
The meedting point will be at the Wal-Mart Las Torres commercial center in Monterrey, NL. To get to this point from down town Monterrey, take Eugenio Garza Sada avenue to the south all the way until you meet the Lazaro Cardenas avenue. At this commercial center you´ll find a Sam´s and a Vip´s restaurant. We´ll be at the front of the Vip´s.
Beginners: this trip is for personas without any experience in outdoor activities. The route involves walking in paths, between stones and can have downclimbing. All our routes include sa rappel course. Low phisical condition is required and is a requirement not to have overweight.
- Rappel System
- Guide Gear: Contingencies and First Aid Kits
Each participant will be responsible of the gear provided, and will have to be carried in your own backpack when it is not in use.
Lost gear should be payed as new.
Gear you should bring (Not incluided)
- BackPack to carry your gear, food and drinks
- Biking gloves to protect your hands
- Sun Block, to protect the canyons please dont use it
It is possible to obtain maps of the zone in any office of the INEGI. The type of map that is recommended to acquire is the Topographic Letter of the zone of ALLENDE G14C36
Groups can be made 6 people minimum. In case of not being able to form a group, you will have to make reservations with a full payment of the tour and wait to be assigned to one of the groups formed by other people. If you can't be assigned, you'll be refunded. You may ask for VIP groups with no minimum persons and guides will be assigned exclusively for you including all meals, transportation from airport, cabins and hotel nights.
Food is NOT included in this trip, we recommend you bring one litter of water and energy bars
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