Balcones (Saltillo, Coah.)

English // Class: 3 A II

Coahuila is characterized by very special spots and this certainly is one of them. Walking through this canyon we find in real contact with nature and adrenaline of rappels… Join us!.




Season

All year, but it is highly recommended from autum to spring. Summer is very hot.

Difficulty

Beginners: this trip is for personas without any experience in outdoor activities. The route involves walking in paths, between stones and can have downclimbing. Low phisical condition is required and is a requirement not to have overweight.

Gear included

  • Helmet
  • Harnes
  • Rappel System
  • Ropes
  • Guide Gear: Contingencies and First Aid Kits

  • Each participant will be responsible of the gear provided, and will have to be carried in your own backpack when it is not in use.
    Lost gear should be payed as new.

    Gear you should bring (Not incluided)

  • BackPack to carry your gear, food and drinks
  • Biking gloves to protect your hands
  • Sun Block, Bio-friendly only
  • Digital cameras, water and shock proof
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    If you have not some of these items, visit VERTIMANÍA and buy it

    Service Information

    Generales

  • Zone: Saltillo, Coahuila, MEXICO
  • Age: 12 - minors should be acompanied by a parent
  • Estimated time from the starting point: 6 hr
  • Time to get from meeting to starting point: 1 hr
  • Activities Period: 1 day
  • Nights: 1
  • Distance: 6 kms
  • Tour Challenges

  • Rappels: 4
  • 1
  • Downclimbing
  • Clothes

  • Dry-fit or cotton shirt
  • Convertible or mountain pant
  • Socks (you can use double socks to have your tennis well adjusted)
  • Tennis shoes in optimal condition
  • In excursions with dirt road transportation bring a sweater, windbreaker (watreproof) and a cap.
  • Yous can leave personal gear in the vehicle.
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    If you have not the recomended cloth, you can buy it on VERTIMANIA

    Groups

    Groups can be made 6 people minimum. In case of not being able to form a group, you will have to make reservations with a full payment of the tour and wait to be assigned to one of the groups formed by other people. If you can't be assigned, you'll be refunded. You may ask for VIP groups with no minimum persons and guides will be assigned exclusively for you including all meals, transportation from airport, cabins and hotel nights.

    Food

    Food is NOT included in this trip, we recommend you bring 3 litters of water and energy bars

    Recomendations before the trip

  • No intense activities the one or two days before the trip.
  • No alcohol drinking the night before.
  • Be well hydrated.
  • Eat well (healthy).
  • Be well rested.
  • Be on time to the meeting point.
  • What Other Visitors Experienced

    Service Tabs

    Meeting point will be at the Soriana San Isidro commercial center in Blvd. Venustiano Carranza #4826, Saltillo Coahuila. From this point we'll move to the parking site at a rural community.