Event Detail

Feb
04
Friday
Feb
04
Fri
Sports/Salud :: Walking / Caminata
Day Hike - Santa Ana del Valle
9:00 AM
Oaxaca Lending Library
Description:
The community museum in the town square in Santa Ana will be the starting point of this hike up a hill just outside town to the site of some unexcavated ruins. There is a very nice view of the Tlacolula valley from the top of the hill. Getting some fresh air and exercise is the main point of today’s venture. Be forewarned that the trail has a loose and rocky tread, and is perhaps the most difficult climb in the hiking program. We will need to hire local guides to accompany us to the top of the hill. After the hike the group will stop in Tule for lunch at any of several restaurants on the main street.
Time frame: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm / Distance: 6.95 Km (4.32 Mi) / Elevation change: 493.5 M (1619 Ft) climb / High point: 2143.3 meters (7032 feet) / Type: out & back / Trail: steep, rocky footpath / Exposure: full sun / Rating: difficult because of steep, rocky trail
PANDEMIC PROTOCOL: For everyone's safety, hike participants must show proof of vaccination when boarding the van the morning of the hike, and must wear face masks when traveling in the van. Masks may be removed when out on the trail. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!
Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Oaxaca Lending Library
Address: Pino Suarez 519 Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico
Phone: N/A

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