Local Area Guide: Things to do / Activities / Attractions

Water Activities

Rocky Point is full of great memorable moment making activities!! These nice, warm, crystal clear waters on breath taking Beaches have a lot of exiting ways you can enjoy them!

Land Activities

Rocky Point is full of great memorable moment making activities!! Along with the nice breath taking Beaches you can also enjoy these other to dooss..!

Bird Island (Isla San Jorge)

Bird Island (Isla San Jorge)

Take a tour to Bird Island, the Sea Lion Comune of Rocky Point! This breath taking expirience is truley a must when you visit!
Nightlife

Nightlife

Come and experience the Nights in Town! Great dinning and Great dancing!
Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Set out to Sea and get up and close to the Gray Whale! From approximately January through early April, when looking out from Puerto Peasco over the Sea of Cortez one may find themselves spotting a spout or two during whale watching season.
El Malecon

El Malecon

Also known as the Downtown Area, this is a great place for Shopping, Dining on the waterline Restaurants and enjoying the views and weather!
Location: Downtown Area
El Pinacate y Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve

El Pinacate y Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve

El Pinacate y Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve (Spanish: Reserva de la Biosfera El Pinacate y Gran Desierto de Altar), is a biosphere reserve and UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is in the Sonoran Desert in Northwest Mexico, east of Gulf of California, in the eastern part Gran Desierto de Altar, just below the border of Arizona, United States and north of the city of Puerto Peasco. It is one of the most significant visible landforms in North America seen from space. A volcanic system, known as Santa Clara is the main part of the landscape, including three peaks; Pinacate, Carnegie and Medio. In the area there are over 540 species of plants, 40 species of mammals, 200 of birds, 40 of reptiles, also amphibians and freshwater fishes. There are threatened endemic species as sonoran pronghorn, bighorn sheep, gila monster and desert tortoise.
Location: Puerto Peņasco
Phone: 011-52-638-105-8016
Toll Free: 011-52-638-105-8030
CEDO

CEDO

The Intercultural Center for the Studies of Deserts and Oceans (CEDO) is an active conservation, research and education center, that has been inspiring and empowering stewards for healthy Gulf of California ecosystems since 1980. Operated as a collaboration between Mexican and US non-profit organizations, CEDO offers programs and materials for the general public, school groups, researchers and stakeholders in nine communities of the Northern Gulf of California and throughout the US. Our mission is to empower coastal communities in the Northern Gulf of California region with the knowledge and tools to create sustainable livelihoods that exist in concert with the surrounding natural and multicultural environment.
Location: Las Conchas in Puerto Peņasco
Phone: Mex: 011-52-638-382-0113
Toll Free: US: (520) 320-5473