Bahuichivo / Cerocahui Station in Chihuahua

A favored destination for those looking for tranquility and extraordinary natural beauty. The Cerocahui mission town is situated 18 kilometers from the Bahuichivo station. Cerocahui was founded by the Jesuit missionary Juan Maria de Salvatierra in 1680 in a beautiful valley with a favorable climate that is mild year-round, creating a spectacular green carpet throughout the area.

This small town has a grand waterfall, which you can visit on foot or on horseback. This is the perfect place to stop and contemplate nature, which will fill you with a feeling of peace. Tours leave from the San Isidro Ranch, near the Mesa de Arturo, to see the birds that nest in the depths of the

This small town has a grand waterfall, which you can visit on foot or on horseback. This is the perfect place to stop and contemplate nature, which will fill you with a feeling of peace. Tours leave from the San Isidro Ranch, near the Mesa de Arturo, to see the birds that nest in the depths of the 1,879 meter (6,165 foot) Urique Canyon. Continuing up the mountain is the Cerro del Gallego lookout point, which for many offers the most spectacular views of the canyons. From there, an infinite view opens up to admire the town of Urique, the depth of the Canyon and the river that snakes along the bottom. After this experience, nothing will be the same. You can’t miss this hike.

 

Activities

  • Visit the Cerro del Gallego Lookout Point
  • See Urique and Huapalaina at 1900 meters high.

  • Visit the Vineyards
  • You will find a centenary vineyard at the Hotel Misión.

  • Visit the Huicochi Waterfall
  • This is the ideal hike to enjoy nature along the edge of the creek that will take you to the waterfall at the end of the canyon.

  • Walk through the town, Francisco Javier Mission
  • Here, you can visit the gardens and admire the pink quarry stone construction of this former Mission.

  • Visit the Tewekado School (boarding school for Raramuri girls):
  • This boarding school for indigenous girls is managed by a religious order and is situated beside the Hotel Misión.