One of the activities in which the landscapes of a destination are most enjoyed and experienced is hiking; In Ensenada you will find several routes where you can enjoy this incredible sport to which more and more people are joining.
Are you a person of challenges? Because without a doubt conquering the landscapes of the canyons, routes and beaches of Ensenada will be quite an achievement. Today we are going to tell you about one of the favorite routes of locals and tourists: Cañón, El Salto.
Upon reaching km 76 of the free highway Ensenada – Tijuana, you can start the road to this canyon where you will see an endemic floral wealth everywhere, as well as huge rocks; one of which amazes with its colors and shapes, without neglecting its main attraction: the waterfall.
The route is about 5 km long and the approximate duration of the tour varies: experts in 1 hour, advanced from 1 to 2 hours, intermediate from 3 to 4 hours and beginners from 5 to 6 hours. That is why it is important to go with trained people, especially if it is the first time you are going to visit it.
Due to the characteristics of its rocks and the path, this route is not suitable for children under 12 years of age. It is recommended to bring 1 liter of water or electrolytes, gloves, a cap, non-slip shoes, a hat, a flashlight, a compass, a cell phone, an emergency number, etc. others.
If you want to camp and see the starry night, in the El Salto park you can do it; when you arrive you will see it; you live a family atmosphere with its farm, its small orchard, a little store and a cabin (which you can check availability before going) You can also practice rappelling, hiking and there are grills to enjoy a pleasant afternoon.
Venture out and give yourself the opportunity to get to know El Salto Canyon, you will love discovering it and feeling the fresh air while dodging stones and advancing in one of the most incredible places in Baja California.