Feel the freedom only birds can feel, flying while you paraglide, while admiring the beautiful landscape of Guanajuato. El Salto, in Tierra Blanca, Guanajuato, is a natural reserve located on a hill overlooking a semi-desert valley. On weekends, the landscape is filled with bright colors due to the countless kites, hang gliders and paragliders adorning its sky. El Salto is located on the top of a hill that has a privileged view filled with mountain scenery, where adventure and ecotourism activities take place, a perfect choice to appreciate the spectacle offered by the Tierra Blanca glens and the El Pinal de Zamorano hill, 11,023 feet high.
El Salto has become one of the most sought after vacation centers for visitors from all over the country, as it offers a unique concept aimed at adventure sports. Here, you will be able to go rappelling, trekking, rock climbing, mountain biking, zip lining or riding ATV’s.
The launch site is suitable for all kinds of pilots, from beginners to experienced pilots due to its good flying conditions. If you are an expert, you have the option to taking cross-country flights toward San Jose Iturbide and San Miguel de Allende. We suggest the months between June and September as the best options for flying as the winds are more favorable at that time.
How to get there
27 miles from the city of Queretaro, on highway 57 toward San Luis Potosi, you will find San Jose Iturbide, Guanajuato. From there take the bypass going to Tierra Blanca and on kilometer 16, to the right, lies El Salto.