A runnable falls at the put-in for Rio Actopan, near Jalapa, Mexico. The locals named the put-in, La Descabezadera, or "place where you can get your head knocked off". I wonder why??

The first tight squeeze in Canyon Three of Mexico's pristine, Rio Santa Maria. Photo by Adobe Whitewater club member and first open boater down Rio Santa Maria, Merlin Wheeler

...and now we begin the "portage for connoisseurs" at 315' high Tamul Falls (Rio Gallinas), tributary to Rio Santa Maria, near San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

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