Western Andean Slopes

You like downhill? So, this is the perfect adventure for you! This route will take you from the Andes to the Coast, towards the old off-road, which is full of exciting and never-ending descends through diverse landscapes of highlands, cloud forest, rivers, and cascades.

The route starts at the small parish of San Juan at 11.482 ft / 3,500 m of altitude in the western mountain range of the Andes. From here, 46 mi / 75 km full of diverse scenes and adrenaline begins, ending at 1.804 ft / 550 m in the Coastal region of Ecuador!  In the middle of this long descend there are a couple of up hills that make this a challenging adventure! (BL)
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Distance Ridden 46,60 mi /75 km
Riding Time 7 hours
Fitness Level Moderate
Skill Level Beginner
Highest Elevation 11.482 ft /3.500 m
Lowest Elevation 1.804 ft /550 m

INFORMATION YOU SHOULD KNOW!

  • Never-ending downhills
  • Impressive views
  • Rivers and cascades
  • Ecosystem and climates transition in almost 9.850 ft / 3.000 m of elevation lost!
  • Flora and fauna of highlands, cloud and rain forest
  • Hardtale mountain bike in perfect condition
  • Helmet and gloves
  • Transportation
  • Support vehicle
  • Experts and bilingual guides with First Aid certification (6:1 rider/guide ratio)
  • Technical and mechanical support
  • Box lunch (BL)
  • Safe drinking water refills during the tour
  • Extra sports and alcoholic drinks
  • Travel Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips

REQUIRED

  • Comfortable day backpack (20 L)
  • Comfortable biking clothing
  • Rain jacket
  • Headwear: bandana, buff, etc
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen (minimun 50)
  • Insect repellent
  • Bottles or Camelbak to refill water

RECOMMENDED

  • Camera
  • Rain pants
  • Personal first aid kit and medicines
  • Dry bag to protect electronic devices and personal stuff
  • Extra comfortable change of clothes and shoes
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