This peak is #5 on the Height List for Puebla . This peak is #3 in Prominence List for Puebla . This peak is #1 on the Height List for Tlaxcala . This peak is #1 in Prominence List for Tlaxcala .La Malinche is an eroded stratovolcano located northeast of the industrial city of Puebla in Mexico. Its last eruption was more than 3000 years ago. Its deeply eroded massif features several deep canyons. A rough road climbs high on the north flank to a trailhead. The trail leads to the north ridge which offers an easy scramble to the summit.