Cerro La Calle is the closest 3000 meter peak to Monterrey, only 20 minutes from the city. There's a route with an approach to the mountain from Casablanca and a shorter route from El Jonuco. In Winters it may have snow. There's a mountain shelter near the summit.
This peak is has 2 routes the 2 from The North Face, one from the northwest side this route has a 7 mile approch with a very interesting pass called El Paso del Caballero (The pass of the Knight) where you get to walk 200 feet in a 3 foot trail that has an abyss from 30 to 300 feet. this route has 2 shelter one in the skirts of the Mountain and the other 5 min. from the summit. the other route starts from a small town you may say that is at 1800mts. so it's a short way from there.
|Range/Region:||Sierra Madre Oriental|
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Oct, Nov, Dec|
|Nearest major airport:||Escobedo Intl. Airport|
|Convenient Center:||Monterrey, NL|
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 4 trip reports for Cerro La Calle.
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- Log #16325 - by
Francisco J. Garza on Sep 12, 2004This time we climbed it via the Paso del Caballero route and descending via El Jonuco on a warm and sunny day. We had great views of the Sierra Madre Oriental.
- Log #16326 - by Francisco J, Garza on Jan 05, 2004Along with my friend Javier Mendez, I finally stepped on the summit of this big mountain. It took us about 3 hours hiking from El Jonuco (short route) with sunny skies and unseasonably mild weather....
- Log #16349 - by Nicolas Rodriguez on Apr 27, 2001Muy bonito cerro con paisajes inolvidables. Salimos de casa blanca como a las 10 de la mañana para hacer el acercamiento a la montaña. Despues llegamos a la montaña y mi buen amigo Kane no se...
- Log #16327 - by
Armando Cantu on Apr 25, 2001Theres a place in the trail where you think you finished but are still missing a 2 hour hike. in this place you get to see the other side of the mountain and has great camping sites.