Stories of “Mineral del Monte” tell that the miners used to hide their treasures in the leftovers of their “pastes” (pasties in English) a kind of salty pie introduced by the British contractors from Cornwall England, when they came to explode the mines.
Mineral del Monte is part of a rocky mountain National Part in Hidalgo State and some of the best and most beautiful places to practice trail running.
In about 12 miles and almost 3000 meters above sea level we are going to explore this National Park, visiting places like “El Cuervo” natural balcony or “La Muela” and “La Cruz del Negro” boulder, all this surrounded by a pine, oak and oyamel forest.
A day trip that will take you to an epic journey through this stunning place located in the central region of Mexico land of Toltecs, one of the ancient pre-Columbian cultures in Mexico
After our run, we are going to enjoy of a Mexican meal with traditional food and a well-deserved beer in Mineral del Monte
An amazing running adventure is waiting for you, so do not miss the opportunity to run with us in this epic place and enjoy of our El Chico trail running tour in Mexico.