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Here are the known runs in the state of Chiapas, Mexico. Click on a river name to see the full description. For the season data, best months are in green, marginal months in red. Times are average for experienced kayakers. For a different country, click here: Guatemala Belize Honduras El Salvador Nicaragua.

region river class length/time rafts?
FAR SOUTH Suchiate IV- 9km/1:30 yes
season: Jun-Aug, Sep-Oct Cahoacán IV-
up to 24km/4:00
no
  Cahoa IV+
up to 32km/7:00
no
  Coatán IV
up to 21km/3:30
Lower
  Mejapa IV-
30km/6:00
Lower
  Huehuetán, Upper V-
8km/6:00
no
  Huehuetán, Lower IV
9km/2:00
yes
  Tepuzapa IV-
8km/2:00
no
  Huixtla, Upper/Middle V-
up to 13km/9:00
no
  Huixtla, Lower IV-
7km/1:15
yes
  Cuilco-Grijalva III
up to 37km/5:00
yes
  Guerrero IV-
8km/2:30
no
SOUTH CENTRAL Suchiapa playspot II
up to 30km/7:00
yes
season: Jul, Aug-Oct Novillero IV
19km/3:30
yes
  Berlin IV+
24km/4:00
Lower
  Santo Domingo (Grijalva) II
27km/4:00
yes
  Nacayumba III+
up tp 17km/2:30
yes
  Custepec III+
12km/1:30
no
  Jaltenango, Upper IV-
10km/3:30
no
  Jaltenango, Middle III
11km/1:30
no
  Nueva Palestina, Upper V-
5km/2:30
no
  Nueva Palestina, Main IV
up to 16km/2:30
portages
  Las Escaleras, Upper III
9km/1:00
no
  Las Escaleras, Lower IV-
14km/2:30
no
  Blanco III
18km/2:30
no
WEST Negro, Upper IV+
49km/12:00
no
season: Jul-Aug, Sep-Nov, Dec-Feb Negro, Lower IV
37km/7:00
no
  Chiquito V
26km/12:00
no
  La Venta IV
60km/3-6 days
portages
  Cacahuano III
8km/1:30
no
  Tzim Bac IV
16km/3:00
no
  Magdalena IV
26km/4:00
no
  Platanar, Upper IV
7km/1:30
no
  Platanar, Middle III
8km/1:30
no
  Platanar, Lower III
10km/1:30
no
NORTH CENTRAL Chavarría IV+
21km/8:00
no
season: Jul-Aug, Sep-Nov, Dec-Feb Bombaná, Upper IV
4km/2:00
no
  Bombaná, Lower IV
8km/3:30
no
  Hondo IV-
14km/2:30
no
  Pichucalco, Main III
8km/1:00
no
  Pichucalco, Lower II
14km/2:00
yes
  La Sierra, Lower III
up to 24km/4:00
yes
  La Sierra, Middle IV
16km/3:30
no
  La Sierra, Upper IV-
2km/1:00
no
  Puyacatengo III
10km/5:00
no
  Almandro, Bottom II
14km/2:00
yes
  Almandro, Lower IV+
up to 29km/7:00
no
  Almandro, Middle 1/2/3 III
46km/1-2 days
yes
  Almandro, Upper V
35km/2 days
no
  Almandro, Top III
11km/2:00
no
  Escalón V
7km/3:00
no
  San Pedro III
15km/2:00
no
  Chabajebal (upper Mazantic) V-
14km/2:30
no
  Tulijá-Salto de Agua IV
7km/2:00
yes
PALENQUE Chacamax III
10km/2:30
no
season: Jun-Aug, Sep-Dec, Tulijá, Lower III
15km/2:30
yes?
Jan-Feb Tulijá, Upper IV+
up to 27km/6:00
no
  Shumuljá III
14km/2:30
yes
  Agua Azul Falls* II to V
1-16km/1:00-5:00
part
  Paxilhá, Middle II
4km/1:00
no
  Paxilhá, Upper V-
28km/8:30
no
  Corostic (Cantelá/Sactamá) IV+
16-26km/5:00-7:00
no
  Cantelá, Upper III
5.5km/1:00
no
EAST Lacantún, Cañon Colorado III
25km/4:00
yes
season: Jun-Dec, Jan-May Lacantún, Main I/II
up to 166km/3-6 days
yes
  Chancalá III
up to 35km/10:00
no
  Chocoljá, Main III
up to 35km/8:00
portages
  Chocoljá, Upper V-(VI)
14km/5:30
no
  Chocoljá, Santo Domingo branch III
15km/3:30
portages
  Lacanjá* III
up to 85km/6 days
portages
  Usumacinta, Upper I/II
42km+/1 days+
yes
  Usumacinta, Main III
142km/3-7 days
yes
SOUTHEAST Santo Domingo, upper canyons* III to IV(VI)
up to 60km/4 days
bits
season: Jun-Dec, Jan-May Santo Domingo, lower canyons everything
up to 60km/4 days
bits
  Jataté, Far Upper* III
13km/2:30
no
  Jataté, Upper* V
29km/12:00
no
  Santa Cruz IV
4km/1:00
yes
  Jataté, Upper Middle Valley* II
36km/6:00
yes
  Jataté, Middle (Cañon Las Tazas)* IV+
14km/6:00
yes
  Jataté, Lower* IV
22km/4:00
portage
  Jataté, Bottom Valley* I/II
53km/7-12:00
yes
  Tzaconejá, Upper IV
10km/3:30
no
  Tzaconejá, Flat II-
10km/1:30
yes
  Tzaconejá, Middle V+(VI)
44km/2 days
no
  Tzaconejá, Lower V+(VI)
up to 18km/2 days
no
  Tzaconejá, Bottom III
6km/1:00
yes

* politically sensitive (see the description and the tips page)

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