Off road into Baja high desert...
The 57 mile dirt road goes north from Km.103.5 (28.5
miles southbound from El Rosario's Pemex) to about 2,600 feet in 28 miles
then drops toward the Pacific returning to Km.24.5 on Hwy. 1 at El
Socorro, 20 miles north of El Rosario.
The first 25 miles are easy
2WD road and permits most vehicles to enter the cactus gardens.
remaining 32 miles will require 4WD and ground clearance to negotiate bad
erosion in a road that appears abandoned.
This road has been used
for the Baja 2000 off road race (Nov. 2000) and a couple of earlier Baja