Colin Mayer Tour - Mauritius - Stage 1

The Casela Safari Challenge

Also in Plaines Wilhems, MauritiusRivière Noire, Mauritius

Mountain Biking Difficult

Distance
56 km
Ascent
985 m
Descent
985 m
Duration
4-5 hrs
Low Point
64 m
High Point
636 m
Gradient
Colin Mayer Tour - Mauritius - Stage 1 Map

Starting at Sparc – Casela Safari – Up Magenta – Henrietta – Mare Longue – 7 Cascade – Bassin – Cavalia – Casela – Sparc.

Description

A beautiful stage which will allow the riders to bike through and see the animals of the Casela Safari, pass by the Chassé de Médine, discover the Mare Longue Dam and freewheel up to the finish line.

Be sure to conserve enough energy for the last 5-7 kilometers. It will be very tough.

Difficulty

Difficult

Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.