Category: PERU

HUARAZ TO AYACUCHO

0 commentsDETAILED ROUTE INFORMATIONFeaturedPERUCARPACYCLE TOURINGCYCLE TOURING PERUHUASCARAN NATIONAL PARKLAGO JUNINMECMOUNTAIN EQUIPMENT CO-OPPERÚPUYA RAIMONDIITHERM-A-REST

It seems like most cyclists end up staying in Huaraz for more time than they originally plan. There is a plethora of valleys and hikes to explore, the city has a certain ambiance if comfort with some great places to eat but not too touristy. We had made Huaraz a base for our short cycle ….  Read More

10 DAYS OF TWO FOOT WANDERING: CORDILLERA HUAYHUASH CIRCUIT

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If you do an internet search on the Cordillera Huayhuash trekking circuit in central Peru you are bound to be inundated by tour companies offering their guiding services on one of the “best alpine treks in the world”. There are a few different variations of the circuit, which has having recently changed from the advance ….  Read More

CYCLING THE 2ND HIGHEST MOUNTAIN RANGE IN THE WORLD: CORDILLERA BLANCA

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Having most of our gear stored in Huaraz, Mike and I headed off to tackle 263 km’s over 6 days around the beautiful Huascarán mountain (the highest mountain in Perú) for a total of 5,446 m in overall elevation gain over 3 passes with a maximum elevation of 4,982 m at the top of Punta ….  Read More

CHRISTMAS IN CUSCO

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Christmas away from home is always hard, you miss time with family, friends, and age old traditions. But having Skype to stay connected to loved ones makes it easier and so does being surrounded by new, like minded friends, good food and new traditions. This past Christmas we shared with 30 some other travelers and ….  Read More