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Cerro Mohinora


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About Cerro Mohinora

Cerro Mohinora Wildlife Protection Area.  With more than 9,000 hectares, this area protects pine and oak forests with tree species that are unique in the country. It protects aquifer...

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How to get there?

  • Most important locality

    Guadalupe y Calvo municipal capital, 30 minutes away.

  • Airport

    Chihuahua International Airport 'General Roberto Fierro Villalobos' - Chihuahua
    Culiacan International Airport - Sinaloa

References and Transportation
  • Ways to get there

    From the city of Parral, Chihuahua, take the state highway to El Vergel, then take the junction to Balleza and Guadalupe y Calvo.

  • Transportation facilities

    Private or rented car, public transportation.

  • Mobility within the protected area

    An interpretive trail to the summit of Cerro Mohinora.

  • Schedules

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

  • Entrance fee

    $46.23 MXN

  • Average weather in the area

    Cold temperate

Cerro Mohinora in Mexico

Activities and recommendations



  • A good time to visit the Protected Area is during Easter and summer.
  • Comfortable shoes, sportswear and light jacket are recommended.


Services within the PA

Interpretive trails

Lodging near the PA


Food service near the PA

Street food

Available services in the nearest locality to the PA

Market / Super Market
Transportation services

Nearest locality to the PA

Guadalupe y Calvo municipal capital, 30 minutes away.

Admission fee

Protected Area entrance fee

$46.23 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

This is the mountain with the highest elevation in the mountainous region of Chihuahua, with a height of 3,300 meters above mean sea level t...

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At the highest peak in the state of Chihuahua, over 3200 meters above sea level, sighting of western mountain parrots, focal birds and river...

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Representative species of PA

Abert's Squirrel (Sciurus aberti), Sierra Madre Ground Squirrel (Spermophilus madrensis), Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos), Jaguarundi (Herp...

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You can see more representative species of Cerro Mohinora on the web site

Go to the Naturalista web site

Visitor regulations

Follow these indications to conserve the Protected Area

1. Transit on open trails
2. Do not introduce pets
3. Do not open trails
4. No off-road vehicle sports (jeeps, ATVs) are allowe...

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  • PA office address

    Domicilio Conocido, UMAFOR Guadalupe y Calvo.

  • Phone

    +52 (614) 414 8857

  • Email

    Without information

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