Calle General Padrón N2, Local 2A 38750 El Paso, Spain

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100% Local experience

  • Bike rental

  • Guided tours with shuttle

La Palma is a paradise for mountain bike lovers. A wide  network of single track and fire roads spreads from top of the island all the way to the sea. All these trails share endless descents and unique landscapes, they go from rocky to flowy, steep and technical with amazing views all the way... The stable climate of the Canary Islands lets  you enjoy this sport any day of the year. Get in touch with us, ride top class trails with the local guides  passionate about mountain biking, trail building, culture and traditions of the island. An unforgettable adventure combining sport with tourism. 

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Guided tours

super flow enduro tour, 1 day

Discover the gravity mountain biking trails on the northeastern part of the island, soft soil, some rock gardens, flow, jungle like forest, tunnel singletrack and steep sections. Starting from 2000m high over the sea, a wonderful descent will give you a very huge smile on the way down to Puntallana, take a breath and get picked up by the taxi and head to El Pilar, where you will bike our favourite local downhill tracks to finish with.

Biking: 3 – 5 h

Shuttle: 2 h (1 h +1 h)
Distance: 25 km
Altitude: + 350 m / – 2.400 m
Level: intermediate/experienced

 

PRICE: 70€ (shuttle and guide) 100€ (shuttle, guide and bike)

Local trails

enduro tour, 1 day

Experience the adventure of a 1.800 m descent with local guides. Bike on the local trails of La Palma from the pine forest of El Pilar through the different terrains and landscapes above the Aridane Valley to Los Llanos. Feel the sensation of a bike park; rocky sections, flow, loose and packed soil, vulcano field. 1. 800 m downhill on 5 different trails with a total of 500 m ascent in between through asphalt and fire roads.

Biking: 3 – 4 h

Shttle: 40 m (20m + 20m)
Distance: 25 – 30 km
Altitude: + 500 m / – 1.800 m
Level: intermediate/experienced

 

PRICE: 60€ (guide and shuttle) 85€ (guide, shuttle and bike)

eNDURO WEEK: aCCOMMODATION+GUIDE+SHUTTLE (MIN. 4 PEOPLE)LEVEL: Intermediate, Advanced,Expert riders.

Get the best of La Palma in one week, we fix everything for you and your friends. Everyday you will feel like you are riding different kind of trails and terrains. In total around 15.000 m downhill, or more, in a week and about 400 m uphill on riding days.

Stay in luxury house Villa Piedras Blancas a big house with jacuzzi, easy access to our shop, restaurant and the mountain bike network of El Pilar by bike, located in the heart of the island, El Paso.

Program:

 

Day 1: Get picked up on the airport, transport to the apartment, mounting the bikes and chat about the island and its trails. Possible riding day depending on the flight times.

Day 2: Transfer to El Pilar. First day riding on some downhills in the area to get in touch with the different kinds of terrain, flowy singletrack, jumps, corners, rock gardens, with some uphill in between trails. In the middle of the route we will make a stop in La Rosa, to have snacks and get some extra energy so we can do the last climb to the downhill towards Los Llanos, a very fast and smooth trail with views of the Aridane Valley… Finish by centre of town.  Transfer to Apartment. 

Shuttle: 40min (20min + 20min)

Biking: 4 - 5h

Altitude: - 2.200m + 500m

Distance: 30Km approx.

Day 3: Transfer to Pico de la Nieve at 2000m over the sea.  Enduro day on the route known for its views of all sides of the island and countless switchbacks. We will start warming up on a 200m ascent through fire road until we get to the singletrack. Technical, flow, switchbacks and rock gardens along the way, 100% nature. Views of La Caldera on the right side, capital Santa Cruz on the left side, volcanoes towards the south. Half way there is a cosy cottage with water and energy in the middle of nowhere, with a view. In there we will  make a “coffee break” to be able to hit the switchbacks, all the way to El Paso, mind the pine tree needles..! Tapas and chatting or take a look at the pictures. Transfer to apartment.

Shuttle: 1h 20min

Biking: 4 - 5h

Altitude: -2000m +500m

Distance: 30Km approx.

Day 4: One last transfer to Pico de La Nieve. This time we are headed towards the northeast, Puntallana. A fast downhill all the way of 9 km, on average 1h 30min only biking down, no need of pedalling… yey!. Terrain and vegetation changes with the altitude, usually rainy and without many trees over 1500m, then it switches to tunnel singletrack under the very green woods "laurisilva" of Puntallana often wet until 1000m, after that dry and compact mud in the end, in which a downhill race takes place every year. Possible sandwich/snack in local Bar Restaurant in town.

Taxi will be there to take us to El Pilar where we will bike down some of the top trails of our town in El Paso. Transfer to apartment.

Shuttle: 1h 50min (1h + 50min)

Biking: 4h

Altitude: -2400m + 50m

Distance: 25Km approx.

Day 5: Transfer to El Pilar. It is a rock gardens day.  We will begin warming up on fire road between the pine tree forest, little up little down, it is also nice to bike! After we all got good sensations with the bike get ready to bike through a huge singletrack of rock gardens, on volcanic rock and the laurisilva forest of Mazo. Transfer to El Pilar once more to shred the other side, a wonderful clean singltrack on gravel terrain through pine forest awaits for us, jumps, corners, feels like snow… Right after the terrain changes, we will descent through a river of lava almost all the way to the beach, in which if you are skilled enough you will find the flow, locally called “Barranco de los Hombres”. Finish by the beach of Puerto de Naos where you could take a bath, food and some beer !

Shuttle: 1h 15min (20 + 30 +25)

Biking: 4 - 5h

Altitude: - 3000m + 200m

Distance: 20Km

Day 6: Free choice. By now you already know the island, its trails and terrains. From your experience of the past days you will be able to make an idea of the right trail for you to finish with.

Day 7: Packing the bikes, transfer to the airport, possible visit in Santa Cruz, the capital city or other activities.

*Routes could change due to weather and level of the group, there is always awesome options.

PRICE: 605€ (shuttle and guide) 755€ (shuttle, guide and fully bike--> scroll down)

Group tours

For group tours with the family or do easier mountain bike tours send us a message with the details and we will get back to you with a personalised budget according to your needs and levels.

Bike rental

Ghost FR AMR 2019, 27.5 any trail anytime

FORK: SR Suntour Durolux 170 mm

REAR SHOCK: Fox Van RC Coil 165 mm

SEATPOST: JD Dropper Post 150 mm

DERAILLEUR: Shimano SLX RD-M7000 Shadow Plus 11-S

TIRE FRONT: Maxxis Minion DHF 3C MaxxGrip Exo

TIRE REAR: Maxxis Minion DHR II MaxxTerra Exo

BRAKES: Magura MT Thirty2 4/2 Piston 203 mm Disc

Price:

1 day: 32€          2 days: 60€         3 days: 85€          1 week: 200€

For easier moutain biking

Ghost Katos, hardtrail

Price:

1 day: 20€         2 days: 36€          3 days: 49€          1 week: 95€

Included with the rental bike: Helmet, gloves, protection, spare tube and pump.

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