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Urique (in the State of Chihuahua).

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Means "Place of Canyon."

It is located at latitude 27 ° 13 ', longitude 107 ° 55', at an altitude of 549 meters above sea level. Bocoyna adjoins the north on the east by Guachochi Batopilas and on the south by Batopilas and Guachochi Guazapares and west and the state of Sinaloa.

the town of Urique is located in the Municipality of Urique (in the State of Chihuahua). It has 984 inhabitants. Urique is at 560 meters.


The Urique Canyon is the deepest canyons of the Sierra Tarahumara, and the best known because it is easy to get her touring the Chihuahua al Pacifico Railroad.

The Copper Canyon, located at the top of Urique river travel, it takes the name from the point where it joins the Tararecua Canyon. This great depression reaches its greatest depth-of 1.879 m at a location 10 km away. south of the town of Urique.Their viewpoints surrounded by pines and oaks are 2.370 meters above sea level, while in the canyon, Urique River runs 500 meters above sea level surrounded by a semi-tropical vegetation.

Directions. The entrance road to the region of the canyons, Urique Copper is the beautiful community of Creel, a town considered the gateway to the Sierra Tarahumara. The first lookout area, 50 km. Creel, is at the railway station and its neighbor called Divisadero Areponápuchi community.

Urique (Native Tarahumara: Urike, "Place of canyons")? is a town in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, located in the southwest corner of the entity in the region of the cliffs, the village is at the bottom of the call Urique Canyon, formed by the river of the same name, due to its low altitude above sea level, the climate is close to tropical Urique. It is the head of the Municipality of Urique.

Lowland or hot "or" place of Canyon "is the meaning of Urique Tarahumara but also is the deepest canyon in the Sierra Tarahumara of all, with its 1 879 meters is perhaps the deepest well of the Sierra Madre Occidental.

Getting there
To reach this canyon you have to descend from an altitude of two thousand meters to 600 by an earthy way. You can hire transport services in the town of Creel

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River xing South of

Cañon de urique

mirador del yeparago

Summer at the Sierra

Barrancas del Cobre(1)

champs de taureaux

Church Of Guadalupe Coronado

House in the Valley

cruzando el rio

Porochi Church

Y esta vista?

-Mision Urique

Despege de Urique

View of the town of Urique from the view point at Cerro del Gallego

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