Daily guided Mountain Biking trips …Chiang Mai & Northern Thailand
Spend a great day mountain biking in Northern Thailand’s premiere National Parks. We run daily Mountain biking trips from Chiang Mai into the nearby mountains . Below are our 10 most popular trips . They are fantastic mountain biking tours based from Chiang Mai City. You enjoy maximum time in the beautiful nature of northern Thailand and let us worry about the rest…
Highlights & Features
For Mountain biking tours Chiang Mai is an ideal base, surrounded by mountains and national parks, all crisscrossed with off-road adventure and trails. Each of these mountain biking tours have been specially selected to cater for all levels, whether you are an advanced rider , or just a beginner. Chiang Mai Mountain Biking has been running mountain biking tours successfully for over 10 years now and is the premier Mountain Biking Company based in Chiang Mai. We offer cross country and Downhill Mountain Bikes, all safety gear and an unmatched knowledge of trails in the National park forests in the greater Chiang Mai area. Take some time and review some of the listed trails below.
Transportation: Our 4×4 trucks get you to the top of even the remotest summits. With great elevation advantage we gear up and venture into the back country on the mountain trails of Northern Thailand.
Guides: All trips are led by seasoned guides and instructors. all speak English, are knowledgeable bike mechanics, have extensive mountain biking experience and are at home with the local trail system. Guides are always equipped with tools, spare bike parts, 1st aid kit and communication to base. These are the best biking buddies you can have when you need one.
Bike Equipment: We provide Giant Hard Trails suitable for novices Trek/GT/Merida Hard Trail Bikes with DISC Breaks are provided for advance XC riders for optimum uphill performance.
Lunch Included: Chiang Mai Mountain Biking provides drinking water on the ride. Lunch is provided and takes places at various (approved) restaurants at the trails end. Vegetarian meals are available. Lunch never tasted so good, which is one of the advantages riding in Thailand.
Safety-gear-provided: Chiang Mai Mountain Biking provides all safety gear, such as knee pads, elbow pads, helmets, gloves and bike shirts for all rides and chest/back protectors for advance trails.
What to wear: Shoes, shorts and T-Shirt, if you only have sandals we will provide shoes for you.
What to bring: Bring your camera, a small plastic bag for your valuables and a Daypack, (If you don’t have a Daypack we will provide one for you)
Extra$ (only due for some rides) National Park Entrance fee (currently 100 Baht) is collected at the morning of the ride, if applicable.
Trip# 1 The Eagles Route: This is a great Intro of Off Road Mountain Biking. The descent through Doi Suthep National Park presents us with great view of the Mae Ping Valley below and makes this one of the most scenic and poplar Rides. Lunch at Lake Huay Teng Thao completes this day and may tempt you to take a well deserved dip. * On this ride Beginners can expect personal instructions in basic mountain biking skills. When:
Daily 9.30 am.03.30 pm. All year rain or shine
Trip: Doi Pui to Huay Tung Thao Lake
Location: Suthep Mountain 5400 feet elevation, above Chiang Mai
Biking Time: approx.. 4 hrs., 25 km (off road)
Elevation change: from 500 feet (1600m) to 1200 feet
Riding Conditions: 90 % downhill, rarely used dirt road winding around the mountain through the National Park
Flora: pine forest, jungle, plantations
Levels: motivated beginner
Personal fitness: okay
What you can expect ?
A Safety briefing on mountain biking is held before every ride, this is the time where we get to know you better and confirm that you have chosen the right trip for your ability level. We are not in a hurry once we start riding trip and emphasize safety by riding expedition style with plenty of rest stops at view point.
In addition on the day of your ride we will be happy to further consult you on the exact route to be taken. The rides are designed with your riding abilities in mind and your guide’s main objective is to provide a memorable and challenging riding program for you.
A dedicated and enthusiastic Team providing you with full support while exploring the back country of Northern Thailand.