It is fenomenal! ride through real mountain terrain with "riachuelos" , pigs on your way , gravel, dirt roads , valley, river beds, mountain view, high peaks, green planes and much more.......
El pasaje es fenomenal, manejar atravez de montanas reales con riachuelos, cerdos en tu camino, piedrillas, camino rural, valles, cuna de rios, vistas de montanas, picos elevados, verdes llanos y mucho mas.....
Equipment: mountain bike, although the locals drive with any 2 wheel bike. you can rent the bike at Monttrek tour agency.
sunscreen if you dont want to get burned even if you are near the snow crested mountains
The bike rental was $15 per day includes the safety gear, a custom trip route or map , and the bike repair kit.
Hiking, treking, climbing, etc etc etc... find your feel of Huaraz and the sourounding at this amazing store... they offer free maps and advice of the region too!
Equipment: No purchase necessary for free maps, but hey if you need equipment try renting from them will ya :). Their equipment is good, above average compared to others.