Picacho del Diablo

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Picacho del Diablo
Devils-Peak Sierra-SanPedroMartir BajaCalifornia Mexico.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 3,096 m (10,157 ft)
Prominence 2,120 m (6,960 ft) [2]
Coordinates 30°59′27″N 115°22′30″W / 30.99083°N 115.37500°W / 30.99083; -115.37500Coordinates: 30°59′27″N 115°22′30″W / 30.99083°N 115.37500°W / 30.99083; -115.37500[3]
Translation Devil's Peak (Spanish)
Picacho del Diablo is located in Mexico
Picacho del Diablo
Picacho del Diablo
Location in Mexico
Location Sierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park, Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico
Parent range Sierra San Pedro Mártir
Topo map H11B45 San Rafael
Easiest route class 3 scramble

Picacho del Diablo is the highest peak on the Baja California peninsula, measuring 3,096 metres (10,157 ft). It is alternately called Cerro de la Encantada, "Hill of the Enchanted."[1] The peak is located in the Sierra de San Pedro Mártir, part of the Peninsular Ranges, in the Mexican state of Baja California.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "DPS Peaks List" (PDF). Sierra Club, Angeles Chapter. April 2003. Retrieved February 3, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Picacho del Diablo". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2008-02-21. 
  3. ^ "Mexico Ultras". Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2012-10-22.