Nuevo Mazatlan was originally known as Agua de
Chale, named after a well and 'Charley the China Man', from almost 100
years ago. Some maps still show the name as Agua de Chale even though the
name was changed about 35 years ago. Developed into a beautiful campground
by Luis Castellanos Moreno who planted rows of tamarisk (salt cedar/ pino
salado) trees to offer unique shaded camping.
Located 1/2 mile off Mex.
Hwy. 5, about 26 miles south of San Felipe, at Km. 32. Limited services
include flush toilets, cold showers, water bibs (non-potable).
Restaurants, stores, and a doctor are 2 miles south at Ejido Delicias (Km.