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Sierra Tarahumara

Mexico
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Type: Canyons, Mountains
Activities: Hiking, Camping
Most recent review
- Aug 28, 2014
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English first
Creel, Mexico
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I live in this region part time and work with the Tarahumara people, who are the best natural long distance runners in the world, as well as some of the most colorfully dressed. It is a huge area, encompassing about 25,00 square miles and 7 canyons, one of which ( Urique ) is the deepest canyon in North America. There... More

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Mexico CIty
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Raramuri communities are settled all around the immense Tarahumara mountains. If you travel here you will need open eyes, open ears and small talking. Really approaching to the Raramuri people needs respect and knowledge of the culture. Outsiders normally do not have an idea of this communities cosmovision, respect for the land, respect for the others, community work and sharing... More

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Phoenix
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

"The 3 Amigos" Van chauffeured by Cesar and Pedro (English Speaking) were very helpful as we entered the various villages to allow us to purchase the handicrafts of the indigeneous people. We were humbled. An opportunity of a lifetime for our group.

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