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Carreteras más altas de México

Ubicado en la parte sur de América del Norte, México es un país de extremos. El país tiene 9.330 kilómetros de costas, pero está atravesado por dos sierras montañosas conocidas como Sierra Madre Oriental y Sierra Madre Occidental. México tiene un gran número de montañas combinadas con cañones profundos en el centro del país, vastos desiertos en el norte y densos bosques con abundantes lluvias en la zona sr y este.

Carreteras más altas de México:

Puerto de montañaElevaciónEstadoSuperfície
Sierra Negra4.640m (15,220ft)PueblaTierra
Cofre de Perote4.282m (14,049ft)VeracruzTierra
Refugio Piedra Grande4.230m (13,877ft)Veracruz/PueblaTierra
Nevado de Toluca4.212m (13,818ft)Estado de MexicoTierra
Nevado de Colima3.991m (13,093ft)JaliscoTierra
Estación Altzomoni3.985m (13,074ft)Estado de MexicoTierra
Refugio La Joya3.977m (13,047ft)Estado de MexicoTierra
Cerro Potosí3.721m (12,208ft) Nuevo LeónTierra
Carretera al Ajusco3.620m (11,876ft)Estado de MexicoAsfalto
Carretera al Capulin3.627m (11,899ft)Estado de MexicoTierra
Cerro de la Viga3.556m (11,666ft)CoahuilaTierra
Raíces3.531m (11,919ft)Estado de MexicoAsfalto
Paso de Cortés3.400m (11,150ft)Estado de MexicoAsfalto

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