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A ride with the boss-man. Back from Batopilas (con’t.)

  I snuck a sideways glance at the dark, craggy man in the driver’s seat. There was nothing reassuring about his appearance, nor about the rattletrap truck that I now occupied a corner of. But I didn’t have many options for getting out of the canyon, nor did I have much time to fret. A […]

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What goes down…I come back from Batopilas

  “The bus only returns to Creel twice a week. If you don’t catch it tomorrow, it won’t come again until Friday.” Manuel, a local guide, and I had just spent an enormously pleasant day hiking beside the Urique River to the church at Satevo. Then, we walked through a nearby village and beyond to […]

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