Cabo San Lucas 1970


Photographs of Medano Beach area of Cabo San Lucas in 1970

Collection of spectacular old photographs taken by Edward Carriveau showing Cabo San Lucas in 1970.

Beverly Parsons has uploaded many great images of Cabo San Lucas taken during 1970.  Cabo San Lucas town, beaches, faces, and fishermen. See them on her Facebook page.  Photos taken by her father, Edward Carriveau.



All images are copyright by the owner.

See them on Facebook. Photos by Edward Carriveau


Hotel Hacienda Cabo 1966

Photo of Hotel Hacienda Cabo on Medano Beach, or Playa el Médano circa 1966.

The most recent source of this image is from a Facebook post by Maria Faustina Wilkes Ritchie.


“Buenos Dias. This photo is full of a thousand memories. At that time to operate all the services focused on tourism hoteliers gave lodging, laundry and three meal  to all employees. In this photo in the lower left corner are the rooms and dining room for the aforementioned, so tourism began in Cabo San Lucas. I do not know the credit of this photo. It has much history of course. Greetings”   Maria Faustina Wilkes Ritchie

Text on the image:  1966 Hotel Hacienda de Abelardo L. Rodriguez

Maria Faustina Wilkes Ritchie is the author of the book  El San Lucas que ya conoci or The San Lucas You Already Know.

Note: If anyone has any more facts about this image, please email

Aerial view Cabo Harbor early 1970s

Aerial view of Cabo San Lucas Harbor early 1970s

Aerial view of Cabo in the early 1970s. Courtesy Latitude-22
Aerial view of Cabo in the early 1970s. Courtesy Latitude-22

Old Cabo, when drugs were good and we were bad, somewhere in the early 1970’S. LOOKS LIKE  Hotel Solmar, THE HACIENDA,  FINESTERA AND MAR DE CORTEZ.  Photo courtesy of Mike at Latitude 22+.

Cabo San Lucas Bay c1970s, courtesy Latitude 22


Old Photograph of Cabo San Lucas Bay circa 1970s,

Los Cabos, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

Cabo San Lucas Bay c1970s. Photo courtesy Latitude 22

Photo of Cabo San Lucas Bay and Medano Beach c1970s. Photo courtesy Latitude 22, The Roadhouse

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