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Cerro Tetakawi

SON 124 to Camino a Playa Las Tetas, San Carlos, Mexico
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#1 rated ocean viewpoints!

Climbing enthusiast? then you MUST visit this place and get to the top of the famous "Cerro Teta... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
670franciscoz
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Nogales, Mexico
Stunning views

Nice hike ..be ready to go uphill with no trails..( it has some but you will get lost, very... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
calletano69
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glendale arizona
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“peak” (2 reviews)
“summit” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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SON 124 to Camino a Playa Las Tetas, San Carlos, Mexico
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Climbing enthusiast? then you MUST visit this place and get to the top of the famous "Cerro Teta Kawi", you'll take your best photos once you get to the top!

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Nice hike ..be ready to go uphill with no trails..( it has some but you will get lost, very slippery coming down the hill be really careful and bring plenty of water, try to go the earliest in the morning ( I went in july...More

Thank calletano69
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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

The trail is clear of obstacles. There are two trails (one for each of the peeks). Preferential wear hiking shoes (tennis are OK, but friction shoes are better). Bring plenty water, sun protection since it is not shade at the trail. Sunscreen is a must!...More

Thank Lucia C
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Reviewed May 13, 2017

There is a superb view from this hill towards the bays, and the contrast of the dessert meeting with the sea is gorgeous. Highly recommended to see the sunset from the "mirador".

Thank Mijarega
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Reviewed March 24, 2017

Did this as a solo climb around 8:30 am in late March. Based on previous reviews , I brought back pack with water and camera, sturdy hiking shoes and a hiking pole. As others have indicated expect that it will take an hour from the...More

3  Thank Wade1958
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Reviewed March 17, 2017

My friend and I camped below the peak the night before and started our hike around 6am. We are both experienced hikers, and it took us about 1.5 hours to get to the top, and 1 hour to get to the bottom again. The hike...More

Thank Catherine N
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

Best to hike early as you can do the entire hike up in the shade. Expect about one hour to summit. No guide needed unless you want to rope up and rock climb to the final summit.

Thank Alfredo J
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Reviewed January 14, 2017

I have hiked to the summit(s) of Tetakawi several times, and I'm awe inspired by the view every time. There are 2 routes, one from the highway side and one from Piedras Pintas beach. Both offer unique views while heading up. Wear good hiking boots...More

Thank mickspring1
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Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

The trail leads you very clearly to the top o Tetakawi. If you take the access from the beach you can enjoy the best view from top and you can cool down in the sea right after. Climbing early in the morning is way better...More

Thank Omar P
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

Took off early but it was still hot on the way down. Quite a workout straight up but well worth it at the top as the views were amazing! Take plenty of water and a camera!

Thank Lisa G
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grace g
October 15, 2017|
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Response from calletano69 | Reviewed this property |
hi there.. you need to drive to the town about 10 minutes from where you are . there are several " trails" I took one that is next to the highway before an oxxo market. just saw your question sorry if I'm late but if you... More
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