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CROSSING SOUTH: Sandboarding And Hunting

Airs Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. on KPBS TV

Host Jorge Meraz learns to shoot a shotgun, and goes hunting in the farm coun...

Credit: Courtesy of Centurion 5

Above: Host Jorge Meraz learns to shoot a shotgun, and goes hunting in the farm country to the south of Mexicali.

CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show that explores Tijuana and Northern Baja. Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes you on a journey and demystifies the area.

Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals. To find these travel treasures, Jorge goes further than the tourist traps.

There’s a lot to learn and fun to have right next door by crossing south.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Centurion 5

Host Jorge Meraz goes sandboarding down the sand dunes in the small town of Algodones, Baja California, Mexico.

"Sandboarding And Hunting" - In this episode of CROSSING SOUTH, we go to the Northeast corner of Baja California where we sandboard down the sand dunes in the small town of Algodones, discover a dessert oasis called Cañon de Guadalupe, and finally go hunting in the farm country to the south of Mexicali.

Photo credit: Courtesy of Centurion 5

Host Jorge Meraz meets Ernesto Loya, the owner of a dessert oasis called Cañon de Guadalupe.

Past episodes of CROSSING SOUTH are available for online viewing.

Maps of the locations featured on the show are also available online.

CROSSING SOUTH is on Facebook, and you can follow @MerazRambler on Twitter.

Crossing South: Sandboarding & Hunting

Visit the Northeast corner of Baja California to sand-board down the sand dunes in the small town of Algodones, then discover a dessert oasis called Canon de Guadalupe, and finally go hunting in the farm country to the South of Mexicali.

CROSSING SOUTH Series Preview

CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show that explores Tijuana and Northern Baja. Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes you on a journey and demystifies the area. Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals.

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