Riding the trails along the dam where the Sisga’s waters and dairy farms coincide side by side you’ll discover a wonderful little escape from the busy city of Bogota that combines fun bicycle paths with some wonderfull views and delicious tipical Colombian food. The ride is a gentle 25 kilometres along the dam’s paths and wide dirt roads passing through a few purpuple haze pottatoe fields.
For lunch you can enjoy of our oustanding partner restaurant along the shore of the Sisga Dam or you could just choose a healthy sandwich along some of the most breath-takinging scenery in the world. We try riding through areas that are less frequented and unspoiled.
Altitude: Aprox/average 2.750 mts above sea level.
Distance from Bogota: 55 K, north on the The Panamerican High Way between Bogota and Tunja.
Climate/temperature: 14º C Average. Easy to strong wind, precipitations are expected trough some hours of the day. You can check the actual weather here.
Route Description: Most off road, wide dirt roads and some paved road. Easy with some moderate ascend and descends 25k from and back the check-in point.
Length: 27,6 km (21k from the dams’ entrance to exit )
Duration: 2-4 hours
Sweeper car: Available and/or with exetreme necesity at an average distance of recovery area 20k /10 mins. aprox. responce time depending on topography and climate of the area, radio support at all times.
In this case we met the riders at the beginning of the route (Guatavita)
In this case we pick up the riders in their respective hostel or hotel in Bogota city and bring them back after the ride.