Pico De La Yerbabuena

Elevation (feet): 4,987
Elevation (meters): 1,520
Continent: North America
Country: Mexico
Range/Region: Sierra Madre Oriental
Latitude: 26.25
Longitude: -100
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Oct, Nov, Dec
Nearest major airport: Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Convenient Center: Sabinas Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon

Thanks to Francisco J, Garza for adding this peak.

Pico de la Yerbabuena is the highest peak on the northern portion of the Sierra de Picachos range, it`s surrounded by Pico del Gallo to the southeast, Pico Nueces to the west and Pico Las Hayas to the northwest. To get to it take Highway 23 off of Highway 85, 25km south of Sabinas Hidalgo, then take the road to Sombreretillo, from here take the 5km dirt road to the "Lomas de Picachos" ranch, where the trail starts and goes up the Yerbabuena-Las Hayas canyon following the old logging road (owners permission required).

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Pico De La Yerbabuena.

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  • Log #14793 - by Francisco J, Garza on Nov 30, 2000
    On a mild and sunny December morning Reynaldo Perez (local rancher), his son Ricardo and myself took the canyon trail from Lomas de Picachos, hiked for 1hr and 15min to "the brige" where we...