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Canon de la Huasteca

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Address: Carretera Federal No. 40 | 3 Km. al sur pasando Santa Catarina, Monterrey, Mexico
Phone Number: 52-8-3374340

Rugged mountain great for rock climbing.

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Trail runners are welcome

Great for trail running!! There are lots of places you can run (rail road or trail) best at mornings!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great for trail running!! There are lots of places you can run (rail road or trail) best at mornings!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is a must if you are a lover of nature! has a greatttts views!! I live near of this place and I recommend sooo much to go by the sunset/nights! the reflect of the sky over the big rock! is incredible!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has to be one of the most beautiful places I've ever been to. Located a distance away from the busy city, this place is stunning and quiet. The River Catarina runs through it given the opportunity for people to go and swim or relaxed on its calm but rocky shores, maybe do some grilling (must bring your own grill).... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

As you drive up to the sheering cliffs you you can see various dune buggies and four wheelers driving by. Great place to rock climb.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

It's a 10 miles road with scenics view of a valley with beautiful mountains and the past path of Santa Catarina River. At the end of the road you'll find an abandoned dam. It's worth it if you have time! Many people uses this road to ride in bike so if you're a biker don't miss it.

Thank Borquiex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

This place is good for mountain biking. I rode from entry point to the great retaining wall. Other activities that could be carried out are mountain climbing, running, horse riding or just sit in the car and watch... Take as much or as little time as you like. It is a bit tricky to find the official and only entry.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2016

This place is visited by families on Sundays and it is good to walk around, kind of windy but nice and fun specially if you have a 4 wheeler.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

Good place to ride a bike, run around and play with your dog. The view is incredible, with large open spaces to camp or picnic. In rain season , small rivers appear.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015

This place is beautiful for pictures. I love to come here with my family every time I visit Monterrey. We normally make it a picnic day and bar b q at the park. We have hiked up towards the top but it can be dangerous due to lose gravel and rocks. There are sometimes a few people offering to give... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2015

I visited this place long time ago and again last week. The amazing views are the same but unfortunately i discovered that visiting on a Sunday afternoon makes for an incredibly crowded scene with very long traffic lines. I would highly recommend avoiding the weekends if possible and going during the week. The hills and the beautiful plants make for... More 

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