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Barrancas del Cobre, ruta panorámica

The most famous MTB ride around the rim

Mountain Biking Difficult

17 km
963 m
956 m
2-3 hrs
Low Point
1.7 km
High Point
2.3 km
Barrancas del Cobre, ruta panorámica Map

This is a popular mountain biking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's very remote, it features low exposure and is typically done between March and July. From a low point of 1.7 km to the maximum altitude of 2.3 km, the route covers 17 km, 963 vertical metres of ascent and 956 vertical metres of descent.


Starting from the Extreme Park, is strongly recommended to get a guide since the ride is not clearly traced. Breathtaking views, medium difficulty.



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.

Low Exposure

1 out of 4

The path is on completely flat land and potential injury is limited to falling over.


3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

between March and July


  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Singletrack
  • In the forest
  • Roots
  • Tabletops
  • Wooden Feature