Picacho del Diablo

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Picacho del Diablo
Devils-Peak Sierra-SanPedroMartir BajaCalifornia Mexico.jpg
Highest point
Elevation3,096 m (10,157 ft)
Prominence2,120 m (6,960 ft) [2]
Coordinates30°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]
English translationDevil's Peak
Language of nameSpanish
Picacho del Diablo is located in Baja California
Picacho del Diablo
Picacho del Diablo
Location in Mexico
Picacho del Diablo is located in Mexico
Picacho del Diablo
Picacho del Diablo
Picacho del Diablo (Mexico)
LocationSierra de San Pedro Mártir National Park, Mexicali Municipality, Baja California, Mexico
Parent rangeSierra San Pedro Mártir
Topo mapH11B45 San Rafael
Easiest routeclass 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], "Hill of the Bewitched". The peak is located in the Sierra de San Pedro Mártir, part of the Peninsular Ranges, in the Mexican state of Baja California.

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  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.