The rain’s coming down in a steady stream causing the rustic dirt road to turn from bad, to worse and then to something resembling a river. It’s just day one on the tough but stunning Trans Ecuador Mountain Bike Route and already we’ve found that sweet cyclist spot of physical pain mixed with jaw-dropping scenery.
There were just three kilometres left to the top. Three. Measly. Kilometres. By foot it would take just over 30 minutes, hell in a crowded mall on your hands and knees it would take under an hour. But at the rate we’d been going, pushing up 20 per cent dirt grades on one of Colombia’s […]
Colombia’s breathtakingly beautiful and breathtakingly steep coffee country takes you from quaint pueblas to rugged mountain roads while truly testing your cycling mettle! Our travels by bike from Jardin to Salento and everything in between.
After five years, four continents, three work sabbaticals and one hell of an epic adventure we’ve finally reached the final continent of our world cycle tour. South America here we come!