English // Class: 3-B-II
We start and end the route in Cienega de Gonzalez community. We’ll walk through the canyon making 3 rappels. The exit of the canyon will take us back to Cienega de Gonzalez, this canyoning route is made inside the Cumbres de Monterrey national park, very closely to Vitro-Park. Its duration is of approximately 3 hours ideal for beginners and for training for other canyons with higher lever of difficulty (course of rappel is included).
- Zone: Cienega de Gonzalez, Santiago, Nuevo Leon, MEXICO
- Level: Beginners
- Age: 8 - minors should be acompanied by a parent
- Estimated time from the starting point: 3 hr
- Time to get from meeting to starting point: 1 hr
- Rappels: 2
- Tyrolean Traverse: 1
- Down Climbing
All year, but it is highly recommended from autum to spring. Summer is very hot.
The departure and return point is Hotel Parador Campestre in Santiago, Nuevo Leon. In order to arrive to this point you will have to take the state highway 40 to Santiago, follow the Victoria signs, exit the highway (return)in front of the Oxxo anda Pemex Gas Station. There you will find parking.
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 of 5 people minimum. In case of not being able to form a group, you'll 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
RESERVE - other tours Laberinto