Baja California

Have A Baja Moment at Tabor Canyon: Hiking the Mountains of Loreto.

Discover Loreto's natural playground in the mountains of La Giganta

Within the mountains of La Giganta lie the flora and fauna of Baja. The Tabor Canyon hike reveals indigenous plants and wildlife that inhabit the desert of Loreto. Bird watching is another common and rewarding practice on this hike. There are various species of birds perched in trees or swooping up the mountains surrounding hikers. Various reptiles — some which are rare — hide within their natural habitat and, given the opportunity, might cross path with hikers. It makes for an unforgettable experience.

The rugged mountains of Loreto offer travelers a way to seek out adventure with various trekking opportunities. From large, clear hiking paths to less traveled trails, Loreto is a place for hikers of all levels to discover the wilderness.

Here are a few tips when hiking Tabor Canyon:

    Travel with a guide Pack lots of water Wear proper clothes (long pants, proper hiking boots and a hat to block the sun) Apply sunscreen Start hiking early in the morning Hike with a partner Bring a camera is a comprehensive online source of first-hand travel information for Baja, California, supported by a full-service travel agency staffed with local "Travel Savants" offers Baja travelers expert advice about local restaurants, hotels and vacation rentals, as well as guides, maps and articles about events, sports and activities. To contact, call 855-BAJA-411 or email



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