El Fuerte
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El Fuerte Magic Towns
El Fuerte

This wonderful Magica Town, adjoins the city of Los Mochis, on the left bank of the river with the same name, current descending canyons of Chihuahua and a station in the path of the most scenic railway in the Country: El Chepe, the Chihuahua city to the Pacific.

The name El Fuerte comes from a fortress constructed here durign the XVII century as a protection from attacks of mayos, times when the town was called San Juan Bautista de Carpoa, today it is just history.

They are very famous the hats made with palm used in the traditional dress of Sinaloa, crafts made with “Ixtle” (a kind of palm) such as rugs, hammocks, “petates”. We can also find pottery, basketry, leather and wooden objects.