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Copper Canyon National Park in Chihuahua, Mexico, is a vast natural wonder that is four times larger than the Grand Canyon. Explore it aboard the "Chepe" train, which travels 400 miles through stunning terrain, offering panoramic views of cascading waterfalls and rock formations. Hikers can choose from a range of trails, including the popular Urique-Batopilas trail, which takes you through rugged canyons and past spectacular waterfalls. For those who prefer less strenuous activities, there are plenty of other options like zip-lining, rock climbing, horseback riding, and wildlife watching. Copper Canyon National Park is the ideal destination for nature lovers and adventurers seeking a mix of rugged beauty and outdoor activities.

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Hiking and Trekking


Copper Canyon National Park offers numerous trails for hikers and trekkers of all skill levels. Explore the rugged terrain, dramatic cliffs, and hidden waterfalls as you traverse the diverse landscapes of the park. Some popular trails include the Cerro Gallegos Trail, the Basaseachi Falls Trail, and the Urique Canyon Trail.

Horse Riding


Experience the beauty of Copper Canyon on a horse, guided by experienced local riders. This unique mode of transportation allows you to cover more ground and gain a deeper appreciation for the region's natural beauty and traditional way of life. Various tours cater to different skill levels and durations, ranging from short rides to multi-day excursions.

Indigenous Communities


The Copper Canyon region is home to the indigenous Tarahumara people, known for their long-distance running abilities and unique cultural traditions. Visiting a Tarahumara community provides a unique opportunity to learn about their way of life, traditional crafts, and history. Some tours include visits to local schools, churches, and homes, as well as the chance to sample traditional Tarahumara food.

Adventure Sports


For adrenaline seekers, Copper Canyon National Park offers a range of adventure sports, including zip-lining, rock climbing, and mountain biking. The Copper Canyon Adventure Park features the "ZipRider," one of the longest zip lines in the world, which provides a thrilling ride across the canyon with breathtaking views.

Adventure Park


The Divisadero Balcony is a stunning viewpoint that offers panoramic views of the Copper Canyon. This location also serves as a hub for various activities, including the Copper Canyon Adventure Park. Spend some time at the Divisadero Balcony to take in the awe-inspiring vistas and explore the nearby attractions.