BAJA BARELLI CAMP | Big Mountain Bike Adventures

BAJA BARELLI CAMP

Mexico with YOANN BARELLI & KATRINA STRAND

This new riding camp is based in the small fishing village of La Ventana, located on the eastern shore of Mexico’s Baja California along the glorious Sea of Cortez. You’ll ride with EWS sensation Yoann Barelli & professional rider & coach Katrina Strand. Days consist of a morning ride and optional evening ride on the 133km of buffed trails a few pedal strokes from our seaside resort. The focus of this riding camp is to improve fitness for the upcoming riding season, improve riding techniques through simple drills, learn some training techniques from the pros and most importantly have a ton of fun riding and holidaying in the sun! Riders will be split up into two groups according to their riding level. When not on the bike the options are close to perfect: sipping drinks in the shade, eating fish tacos, doing yoga, napping in a hammock, going on a deep-sea fishing excursion, snorkeling with whale sharks (full-day excursion), surfing on the Pacific, SUP’ing, windsurfing or learning how to kite surf -- La Ventana boasts worldclass kitesurfing. Nights are spent staring up at the canopy of scattered-diamond stars and enjoying moments around a campfire. According to Singletracks.com website, La Ventana has 6 of the top 10 trails in Mexico. Camp suitable for ‘low-intermediate and above’ level riders, the trails are buffed, fast and super fun for a wide range of riding abilities.

Please email us if you have questions and for more information on what’s included and not included. 

Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Cabo San Lucas. Transfer to La Ventana. Warm-up ride.

Upon arrival transfer 2.5 hours to the fishing town of La Ventana. This evening we'll head out on a quick warm-up ride from the door of our sea-side accommodation. 

Day 2: Ride South Beach trails & Cardón Corridor.

This morning’s ride is on mostly flat and easy singletrack in a 200 year-old cardón cactus forest and along an ancient reef. See whale bones.  

Day 3: Ride North Trails.

This morning we’ll head north on Slim Jim’s trail to a web of fun singletrack with killer views of the azure sea below. Watch out for cactus that line the trails! 

Day 4: Ride North Trails.

Another day in this desert paradise. This morning we’ll climb to 500m above sea level and ride Las Minitas trail and Warren Ave trail that’s considered one of the best trails in all of Mexico. 

Day 5: Ride Rancho Cacachilas.

Today we’ll shuttle to the nearby Rancho Cacachilas, a private ranch with great singletrack riding, a pump track and lots more. 

Day 6: North Trails.

Last day on the bikes. We’ll ride Punta Gorda trail, an incredible singletrack ride along the shore of the Sea of Cortez. Epic views! 

Day 7: Transfer to Los Cabos Airport. Adios amigos!

Group transfer to the Los Cabos International Airport for your flight home or travels on own. 

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Details

Dates: February 16-22, 2020

Duration: 6 Nights, 7 Days
Joining In: Cabo San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico
Skill Level: 1 fitness, 2 technical
Type: XC
Land Cost: $1950 USD /person | Currency Conversion ?

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