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About Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui

Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui Wildlife Protection Area.  Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui is recognized for being one of the most biodiverse sites in the State of Sonora, in addition to being home t...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Álamos at 4 Km.

  • Airport

    Ciudad Obregon International Airport -Sonora

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    By vehicles on dirt roads, depending on the topography of the roads the vehicles must be 4x4, the mileage from the municipal capital of Alam...

  • Transportation facilities

    Private vehicle and tourist service providers.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    By existing trails and local roads.

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  • Schedules

    Every day from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

    Schedule of sites where there are tourist service providers. Subject to availability.

  • Entrance fee

    $60.37 MXN

  • Average weather in the area

    Semi-dry and semi-warm

Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • The recommended months to visit are from July to February.
  • Comfortable clothing and field shoes are recommended.


Services within the PA

In ecotourism projects there are rustic cabins.
Sale of handicrafts and sustainable products

Lodging near the PA

Cabins (in ecotourism projects)
Camping areas

Food service near the PA

Cheap restaurants
Typical foods are offered in ecotourism projects

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Álamos at 4 Km.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

$60.37 MXN Entrance prices per person, per day, as collection of rights.

Senior citizens, pensioned and retired persons, disabled persons, and minors under 12 years of age will be exempt from the payment of fees, whose status will be accredited once they enter the Protected Area, if applicable, with the corresponding valid credential. A 50% discount will be applied to students and teachers with a valid credential, which must be presented upon entering the Protected Area.

More about Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui

Interesting facts

The Cuchujaqui River, within the Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui, is one of the main sites where it is possible to find populations of ahueh...

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Cuchujaqui River, Choreve Cave, Piedra Pintada, oaks, junipers, amapas and green macaw.

Representative species of PA

Cougar (Puma concolor), Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis), Margay (Leopardus wiedii), Jaguar (Panthera onca), Military Macaw (Ara militaris), Lila...

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You can see more representative species of Sierra de Álamos-Río Cuchujaqui on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. To pay, if applicable, the fees established in the Federal Law on Duties.
2. All users and visitors entering the Natural Protected A...

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  • PA office address

    Calle Sierra de Álamos s/n, Colonia Los Guayparines, C.P 85760, Álamos, Sonora.

  • Phone

    +52 (647) 688 1552

  • Email


PA social networks
Gobierno de México
Medio Ambiente