Mountain biking in Mendoza foothills
Enjoy mountain biking and connect with the adrenaline that the different trails at the foot of the Andes Mountain Range offer, it is possible in this tour. You will find a real journey in this experience through the Potrerillos Valley.
After breakfast, a SAK driver will pick you up at the meeting point in the city of Mendoza. During the trip along the national route number 7, we will visit the picturesque town of Cacheuta and its imposing landscapes, we will be able to hear some history and contemplate the vineyards and wineries along the way. After a forty-five minute drive we will arrive at the heart of Potrerillos, where our base of operations is located.
Our expert guides will be waiting for us with all the information and equipment to enjoy this outdoor activity. A brief safety talk will be the beginning of the tour, then we will learn all the technical aspects of the bicycles that will accompany us in this adventure through the outstanding mountain landscapes surrounding the dam.
Once we have our helmets on, it will be time to start pedaling. A guided circuit for a little more than 2:30 hours, with a moderate difficulty, will introduce us to a journey through the most characteristic trails of the Mendoza foothills, where the landscapes and the clean and fresh mountain air will remain forever engraved in our spirit.
Undoubtedly, this mountain biking trip through the trails of Potrerillos will be a perfect adventure to test the body and mind along with the best company, our bicycles.
After living this journey and conquering the mountain trails, you will know very well that the real conquest will be the conquest of your adventurous spirit.
At SAK Wine & Travel we want our trips to generate the least possible negative impact on the communities that inhabit Mendoza and its surroundings. Through different actions we contribute to the care of water, a fundamental resource for our province. By traveling with us you are joining our sustainable philosophy.
When you take this tour, don’t hesitate to combine it with other experiences. See more here
What do you need for this tour?
We suggest you to bring these items for personal use to make your excursion perfect:
– Small backpack.
– Mineral water.
– Personal care items (lip balm with sunscreen, sunscreen SPF50, antibacterial gel/wipes, insect repellent).
– Special clothing: hat or cap, sunglasses, comfortable and warm clothing (fleece/sweater, windbreaker), appropriate footwear for the activity.
Note: The best clothing for mountain activities is wool or synthetic materials in layers, as they dry quickly and keep warmth better. We suggest a base layer, then an intermediate layer, such as a light fleece coat or similar, and then a windproof and waterproof layer.
Safety tips: Inform the guide or driver of any illnesses, allergies or physical restrictions. Remember to bring your medication and administration instructions.