Morro Gacho - Natural Reserve

(14 km – 8,12 millas) 1 day

Mystic Hill for their stories full of secrets wary, having been ritual center of the Indigenous Community The Quindos. Today has a great importance as Valley Nature Reserve and its important cocora reforestation projects Wax Palm.

On this tour you have the opportunity to observe the wax palms and a variety of wildlife species in their natural environment as we move into the dense tropical rainforest. Arriving at his majestic peak with an incredible view of 270 ° that gives this fascinating place

Minimum Height

(7.841 pies/ft)

Maximun Height

(11.318 pies/ft)


Dia1: (A→B): 14 Km


We have based the levels of skill requirement using a combination among the terrain conditions along with the methal and physical conditions of the participants for each trek. For Morro Gacho Reserve Trek will be Challengine Mountain Hike.



Departing from Salento at 7:30am, on Willy, the typical way of transportation to the Cocora Valley. 

Star the hike through the valley viewing the Wax Palms to your left and right characterizes the first hour of this hike.

Then we start our ascent at first into the cloud forest with its dense vegetation at to the top 3450m.

There you can enjoy the view of  270°. Aprox time of hike 7 hours


“Subida Cerro Morrogacho”, 12 enero 2015

Excelente viaje al cerro Morrogacho con Páramo Trek, desde que se llega a Salento y durante el viaje nos sentimos muy bien acompañados. Excelente y muy recomendado!