Sunday January 17, 2016
Dificulty: Level 2
A scenic route parallel to Tominé dam, on the basis of Guatavita and returning by way of Sesquilé. We ryde through dirt roads, single-tracks and take refreshments at the edge of a small pond.
A route for people who are beginning to find a like for MTB with a good physical condition.
Meeting time: 9:00 am
Meeting point: Brio Petrol Station Guatavita, Cundinamarca
To participate in the route you must follow two steps:
1. Complete the booking form before Thursday, January 14 at 11:00 am.
2. Send us a copy of the payment receipt before Thursday, January 14 at 7:00 pm.
Since the quotas for bookings are limited. Only participants who have reserved previously, before the deadline and sent the payment receipt before the deadline will be accepted.
9:00-9:30 am we will deliver insurances, we will review each bike, we will make a brief introduction to the route along with a few warm-up exercises. About 9:30 am, we will begin the tour that begins with a segment of a km by paved road downhill to begin an ascent of 4 km to the village of La Carbonera. From there we will begin a descent with some technical steps. Rest in a small lagoon where we will take the snack. Finally, we will resume the main road via Sesquilé to return to the departure point at Guatavita.
During the tour we will make some rest stops to take a snack and some photos.
Altitude: Aprox/average 2774 mts above sea level.
Distance from Bogota: 50 K, north east.
Climate/temperature: 12º C Average. Easy to strong wind, precipitations are expected trough some hours of the day. You can check the actual weather here.
Length: 21,18 kM
Duration: 2-4 hours
Sweeper car: Available only on specific parts of the trail and/or with exetreme necesity at an average distance of recovery area 20k /20 mins. aprox. responce time depending on topography and climate of the area, radio support at all times.
Health insurance (Colasistencia).
Local Police surveillance.
First aid assistance.
Sweeper car (depending on weather conditions and terrain).
Healthy snack (Gourmet wrap -beef, chicken or vegetarian- , fruits and Guava snack).
Hydration (power drinks).
Bicycle rental service includes bike transportation to the meeting point, helmet and knee pads (optional).(* Bike style cross country, with hydraulic brakes, front suspension, Shimano, marcos GW, Benotto group or Venzo, Rhine 27.5, size 18 and 19).
It is likely you may need to pay around 2000 pesos a person who cares for the carss.
Entrance to the Park
– Alquiler de bicicleta: 40.000 pesos adicionales
*Toda persona que quiera participar en la ruta deberá reservar antes de la fecha indicada, dado que tenemos que activar seguros y cubrir gastos de logística según el número de participantes.
*Para ver formas de pago ir a la página de reservas