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El Montevideo: Baja Cave Painting
Enjoy 2 days of horseback riding and hiking as you explore the magnificent Baja cave paintings of El Montevideo. By night you'll find yourself gazing at the stunning night sky from the relaxation of a hot springs oasis flanking the preserved Mission San...
Cave Paintings in Baja California - YouTube
Unknown to most, ancient cave paintings exist on the Baja...
Baja Cave Paintings
Baja and Beyond Tours - A trip to the mysterious rock art of the Sierra de San Francisco in Baja...
Painted Cave of El Carmen :: Baja Travel Adventures - Baja ...
Article and photos by David Kier
Located in the very center of the peninsula is a beautiful painted cave that is a great reward for the short, but steep hike. This is perhaps the furthest north example of giant humans painted on a cave wall, similar to those of the Sierra de San Francisco made famous by Erle Stanley Gardner in the 1960's. The native Indians that were on the peninsula when the...
Cave Paintings: The best-kept secret of Bajas Desert
Cave Paintings: The best-kept secret of Baja's Desert
Baja California Sur (South Baja) is a fascinating region consisting of endless landscapes among which are found spectacular deserts with deep canyons and large plateaus that have remained intact, priceless evidence of a long history of colonization and survival.
This is "Arid America", a jealous guardian...
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Cave Paintings in Mulegé: Have a Baja Moment (in Time)!
Rock Art and Cave Paintings in Mulegé: Have a Baja Moment (in Time)!
February 17, 2013 by Ashley Curtin Leave a Comment
by Ashley Curtin (all photos courtesy of VisitBajaSur)
You can Have a Baja Moment (in time) as you walk through caves discovering collections of prehistoric art (rupestres) drawn on the sides of boulders and along...
Baja Discovery | Cave Paintings
Cave paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco, Baja California, Mexico
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An invitation to unusual travel...an adventure on muleback into the mountains, midway down the peninsula to explore the rugged terrain, delicate ecology and Grand Murals found there. These murals, painted by an unknown people, represent some of the most distinctive rock art in North America. Publicized by author Earle Stanley Gardner in 1962, the murals are a treasured part of Baja's history.
Discover Cave Paintings in Baja California, Mexico Near ...
One of the must-sees on a visit to Baja California in Mexico are the cave paintings, some dating back to 7,000 years ago. While many are hidden in difficult terrain, others are more easily accessible. With a home base in Loreto , dozens of archeological sites can be visited, including Rancho San Gregorio, Cueva La Palma, Cueva El Borrego, plus Cueva Pintada (Gardener Cave), Cueva de las Flechas, and more in Santa Teresa...
Caves of México: Cataviña
Two km north of Cataviña on the Trans Peninsular Highway at km 170 there is an easily accessible cave with cave paintings.
Still in Baja California, there are many caves with paintings around the San Ignacio area. They appear as human and animal designs left by Baja's original inhabitants. Oscar Fischer, the owner of the...
Date: 2015-08-30 22:52:27
Cave Painting day hikes, Loreto BCS, Sea and Land Tours
CAVE PAINTING DAY HIKES, Loreto BCS
CAVE PAINTING HIKING TOUR
Join us to see examples of Baja Rock Art just North of Loreto BCS.
TRAVEL BACK IN TIME
Thousands of years before the missionaries came, the peoples of this peninsula lived in hunter gatherer societies. We have very little knowledge about how they lived. Much of what is known has been gleaned from the...
Magical Cataviña - San Quintin - Baja California's Best ...
Located in and around Cataviña are a number of cave paintings (rupestres) - most around 1,000 years old. These paintings hail from the Yumano and Cochimí indians that have inhabited the Baja peninsula for many generations. (While, today, cave paintings are few and quite literally far between, they can still be found in remote parts of Baja).
Extreme climate conditions in this part of Baja have...
Sierra de Guadalupe cave paintings - Wikipedia
The Sierra de Guadalupe cave paintings are a series of prehistoric rock art pictographs near Rancho La Trinidad, Mulegé in Baja California Sur , Mexico . The Sierra de Guadalupe, mountains west of Mulegé, contains the largest number of known prehistoric rock art sites in Baja California. 
They form part of Central Baja California's 'great mural tradition' and are protected by Mexican law. The largest of several rock walls features the 'Trinidad deer', one of the best deer paintings in Baja California. The area also includes...
Date: 2017-12-05 23:57:07
Baja Mountain Cave Art and Ranch Culture - Sea Kayak Baja ...
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The Sierra San Francisco is one of Baja's World Heritage areas for its giant mysterious Rock Paintings. Ride a mule or hike for 5 days, immersed in a traditional ranching culture and its landscape, including 10,000+ year old rock art with mysterious origins.
To get there from Loreto, we ride in a private van to San Ignacio, past Baja's most recent eruption, the Tres Virgines volcano. Visit the San Ignacio mission with its impressive stonework and its well-labeled garden of native plants, and the town square lined with huge trees. Stay at the Ignacio Springs Bed & Breakfast by the freshwater lagoon to an amusing chorus of...
Cave paintings and Petroglyphs in Baja - Mulege Tours ...
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Cave Paintings Tours, Loreto BCS
The cave paintings of the Sierra de la San Francisco, and the guides that lead you there are both examples of how some things never change. Join us on our Mule Trips out into the mountains to experience the wonder of going back in time. These federally protected pictographs are amazing examples of past
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FIVE DAY ROCK ART TRIP
Visit a multitude of rock art sites and experience the beauty of the Sierra de la San Francisco on this 5 day adventure deep into the mountains of Baja California...
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The most common method of contact on the "Peninsula" is still via phone/fax/mail.
We anticipate with...
Cave Painting Tours of Baja | Sea Kayak Adventures
How many people visit these cave paintings each year?
Fewer than 500 people make it to these remote canyons annually.
When is the best time to go?
We offer these trips from January through mid-April when the weather is most conducive to hiking.� Happily, this is also the only time of year to see the gray whales of the Pacific.
How difficult is the hiking?
The first day's hike leading down to...
Loreto, Baja California Sur - Wikipedia
According to INEGI , the 2005 city population was 10,283 people  with 2565 households, with 77.67% male and 22.32% female householders. The population is young: 29.75% are from 0 to 14 years of age, 19.19% from 15 to 24, and only 6.42% are 60 years of age or older. For every 100 females there are 102.5 males, and for every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 100.5 males. The...
Date: 2017-12-05 11:57:23