Salto Negro we are an ecotourism company that organizes tours and excursions in the natural settings of Ixtlán del Río, in the Livestock Mesa de Ixtetal , a magical space where there are waterfalls, a canyon, a beautiful lake and abundant vegetation.
We want you to know the Barranca del Salto Negro , enjoying each of its corners in the most fun and original way, that is why we can do the tour in an extreme hike in the that many surprises await you, or, we can climb on the back of a horse and gallop down the mountain.
As part of our activities program, we offer you the possibility of fishing in the lake, if you bite a couple of mojarras you will be able to
cook it in our facilities and make your day of excursion a beautiful family experience. We also give you the opportunity to learn to milk a cow , among other camping activities.
Our ecotourism center is located off the Guadalajara - Tepic highway, with excellent access to the ranch. Come with your whole family and live an excellent ecotourism experience.
Coming from Guadalajara by free highway 15 passing Plan de Barrancas at km 127 you will find on the right the entrance to the town of San José de Gracia, you cross the train tracks you pass through the welcome arch and 1500 meters through the town you will find Ecotourism Black jump.
Coming through the atopista de Guadalajara you leave at the junction of Ixtlan del Río, take the return to take the highway to Guadalajara again and 5 km ahead in the security module you take the free highway and 800 meters ahead on the free highway is the junction of San José de Gracia.
If you come from Vallarta or Tepic on the highway you pass Ixtlan and 5 kilometers ahead is the exit to the free road in the security module. to get to San José de Gracia.
Salto Negro we offer you hikes through different routes and trails , choosing the tour based on the characteristics of the group. One of our favorite excursions is the one that follows the canyon trail where we get into the river and we can cool off under the waterfalls
Inside the Livestock of La Mesa de Ixtetal , an ecotourism center, we take you to the Arroyo del Salto Negro, bathed by waterfalls where its main attraction is the natural pools. Bring your swimsuit because you will be able to refresh yourself with a dip in clean and crystal clear water.
Our naturalist guides will explain more about the flora and fauna of the place where with a little luck we will be able to see some deer, a great variety of birds, armadillos and even wild boars.
Do not forget to bring your camera, the landscapes from the viewpoints are incredible and you will also have a great time. Get a little wet and enjoy a weekend of nature, breathing fresh air.
Salto Negro we invite you to go on a guided horseback ride through the lands and natural settings hidden in the Mesa de Ixtetal Livestock, in Ixtlán del Río . We left our ranch for a quiet and familiar walk.
As an ecotourism company, we have naturalist guides who will accompany you on the path explaining all the natural phenomena that take place around us, as well as a little more about the flora and fauna of the region that hides waterfalls, a lake, canyons and a river.
The horses are from livestock and are trained for the routes so they are tame and friendly, it is not necessary that you have previous experience because quickly you will be comfortable riding.
In addition, at Salto Negro we have other fun activities that your little ones will love, such as milking a cow to get your own glass of milk, making a bonfire or camping activities in nature .