La Gruta del Quintero


Useful Information

Location: Quintero. Sierra de Cucharas mountain range, near Ciudad Mante. Highway 85 to Cd. Valles, after 5.5km, turn off to Quintero, 2km unpaved road, signposted. North of Mexico City, east of San Luis Potosí.
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Classification:  Karst cave.
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Dimension: L=500m.
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Address: La Gruta del Quintero, Tel: +52-, Fax: +52-,
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History


Description

Gruta del Quintero (Quintero cave) is named after the nearby town Quintero. It is not very good developed, semi-wild, but rather easy to visit. It is signposted and there are guides.

The cave is inhabited by a colony of Mexican bats (Tadarida brasiliensis mexicana). They can be observed flying out of the cave in the evening after dusk.


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