Cabalgata Map Series 1

Riding Along the Santa Cruz River

Cabalgatas 1 - 10
1987 - 1997 

Reference Notes: References to Expedition Numbers in the last line of each cabalgata are to Bolton's Map Key that identifies Kino's journeys by Expedition Number in last line of each cabalgata entry. For expeditions, click Explorer.

Cabalgata 1
Route: From Dolores to summit of El Nazareno Peak near Gulf of California coast
Dates: December 26 - 30, 1987
Comments Kino's sees mountains of Baja across Gulf of California since leaving Baja
Bolton Map Reference: Expedition 7

Cabalgata 2
From Dolores to Mission San Xavier del Bac, Tucson, Arizona
December 27 - 31, 1988
Santa Cruz River is Kino's superhighway and San Xavier is his northern base of operations
Expedition 2, 4, 5,6, 12, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 25, 34

Cabalgata 3
Through the El Camino de Diablo (The Devil's Highway) from Sonoyta to Yuma, Arizona
December 11 - 15, 1989
Traveling through Camino del Diablo is shortest route to the Colorado River
Expedition 22, 23, 26, 28, 29

Cabalgata 4
Through the Pinacate Volcanic Fields to U.S. - Mexico border
December 15 - 20, 1990
Kino's use old "remote sensing" by viewing the Colorado River delta from mountain peaks
Expedition 22, 27, 29, 35

Cabalgata 5
From Dolores to Bacerac
February 2 - 8, 1992
Trips with Native leaders to Jesuit superior's mission with Native People asking for missionaries
Expedition 18, 36

Cabalgata 6
Across the Baja Peninsula: Sail to Gulf coast; across Sierra de La Giganta to Pacific coast
December 19 - 23, 1992
Kino among first Europeans to cross the Baja.
Expedition: Click Explore Baja & Gulf

Cabalgata 7
Through The Papaguería from Magdalena to Sonoyta along U.S. - Mexico Border
January 11 - 15, 1995
Kino's journey start explorations towards Colorado River
Expedition 22

Cabalgata 8
From Dolores to San José de Guaymas
February 10 - 17, 1996
Kino blazes cattle trail to new port Guaymas to supply the missions in Baja
Expedition 31

Cabalgata 9
Anza Trail from Hermosillo to San Francisco, California
October 12 - December 2, 1996
Kino advocated in reports for a Pacific sea port in California
Expedition: Kino's vision fulfilled

Cabalgata 10
Pitiquito to Pozo Coyote & Desemboque
January 2 - 6, 1997
Kino discovers Angel Island and that Tiburon is an island
Expedition 32

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