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Cascada de Bassaseachic


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About Cascada de Bassaseachic

Cascada de Bassaseachic National Park.  This natural protected area is a meeting place with the two highest waterfalls in North America, the Bassaseachic Waterfall, 246 meters of f...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Basaseachi at 4 Km.

  • Airport

    Chihuahua International Airport 'General Roberto Fierro Villalobos' - Chihuahua

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    Leaving Chihuahua City, take the highway to Cuauhtémoc, from there to La Junta, municipality of Guerrero, then the highway to Hermosillo, So...

  • Transportation facilities

    Private car, passenger bus or through service providers.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    Through marked trails.

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  • Schedules

    Every day from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    Summer hours 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

  • Entrance fee

    $60.37 MXN

  • Average weather in the area


Cascada de Bassaseachic in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • A good time to visit the Protected Area is during the summer.
  • Comfortable tennis shoes and clothing, hat are recommended.


Services within the PA

Handicrafts, sustainable products and souvenirs stores
Interpretive trails

Lodging near the PA

Camping areas

Food service near the PA

Fast food
Street food

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Bank ATMs
Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Basaseachi 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.

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Interesting facts

It is the highest active waterfall in Mexico, 'Cascada de Basaseachic', or also known as 'cola de caballo', with a height of 246 meters of f...

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The El Gigante monolith and the Basaseachi and Piedra Volada waterfalls.

Representative species of PA

White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus), Cougar (Puma concolor), North American Beaver (Castor canadensis mexicanus), American Black Bear...

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You can see more representative species of Cascada de Bassaseachic on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Not to feed or make loud noises that alter the behavior of wildlife.
2. Not to alter or destroy by any means or action the feeding, ...

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  • PA office address

    Domicilio conocido Rancho San Lorenzo, Basaseachi, Chihuahua.

  • Phone

    +52 (614)-4148857 ext. 19501

  • Email

    Without information

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