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Recommended Routes in Costa Rica - 7

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Favorite It's all smiles as we cross the $4 ferry to Tamarindo.
Intermediate

Nicoya Bikepacking Route

115.7 mi 186.2 km 4,523' Up 1378.64 m Up 4,502' Down 1372.19 m Down

Belén, CR
Favorite Taking a moment to drink in the views of the sun setting over Tamarindo and Playa Avellanas
Intermediate

Afternoon Delight

12.2 mi 19.7 km 735' Up 223.93 m Up 735' Down 223.93 m Down

Santa Cruz, CR
Favorite Taking a moment to drink in the views of the sun setting over Tamarindo and Playa Avellanas
Difficult

Pink Moon

11.5 mi 18.4 km 689' Up 209.9 m Up 686' Down 209.16 m Down

Santa Cruz, CR
Favorite Swooping switchbacks with an ocean view make for an awesome ride!
Intermediate

Las Catalinas Main Loop

11.2 mi 18.0 km 1,310' Up 399.17 m Up 1,309' Down 398.92 m Down

Sardinal, CR
Favorite Hammock Bridge on return leg south of Ostional on 160
Easy

Guiones to Ostional: 30k Single, Gravel and Beach

19.0 mi 30.6 km 442' Up 134.78 m Up 440' Down 134.03 m Down

Sámara, CR
Favorite Swooping switchbacks with an ocean view make for an awesome ride!
Intermediate

Maximizing Flow and Views

4.8 mi 7.7 km 499' Up 151.96 m Up 495' Down 150.91 m Down

Sardinal, CR
Favorite Riding at La Leona can't help but put a smile on your face.
Intermediate

Hacienda Guachipelin

16.8 mi 27.0 km 1,825' Up 556.39 m Up 1,840' Down 560.93 m Down

Liberia, CR

Costa Rica Biking

  • 293 Miles 472 Kilometers of Trail
  • 7 Recommended Routes
  • 14 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 47 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 28 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Costa Rica - 82

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0.7 mi 1.0 km #1La Cuesta
Intermediate
Sardinal, CR
Intermediate
Sardinal, CR
0.9 mi 1.4 km #2La Cresta
Intermediate
Sardinal, CR
Intermediate
Sardinal, CR
1.3 mi 2.1 km #3Punta Guachipelines
Intermediate/Difficult
Sardinal, CR
Intermediate/Difficult
Sardinal, CR
1.3 mi 2.1 km #4El Filo
Intermediate
Colón, CR
Intermediate
Colón, CR
1.3 mi 2.0 km #5Super Hueco
Difficult
Colón, CR
Difficult
Colón, CR
0.7 mi 1.2 km #6La Laja
Difficult
Colón, CR
Difficult
Colón, CR
0.3 mi 0.6 km #7Zig Zag
Difficult
Colón, CR
Difficult
Colón, CR
0.4 mi 0.7 km #8Vuelta
Intermediate/Difficult
Sardinal, CR
Intermediate/Difficult
Sardinal, CR
0.4 mi 0.7 km #9Principiantes
Easy
Tres Ríos, CR
Easy
Tres Ríos, CR
1.2 mi 1.9 km #10El Hueco
Difficult
Colón, CR
Difficult
Colón, CR

Photos of Costa Rica - 64

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Swooping switchbacks with an ocean view make for an awesome ride!
Jan 11, 2017 near Sardinal, CR
It's all smiles as we cross the $4 ferry to Tamarindo.
Feb 13, 2017 near Santa Cruz, CR
Start your day with a sunrise beach cruise.
Feb 13, 2017 near Sámara, CR
This is what a typical day in Las Catalinas can look like.
Jan 11, 2017 near Sardinal, CR
Looking for natural jumps and rollers or maybe some banked back slope?
Jan 11, 2017 near Sardinal, CR
Playa Islita is a colorful, bright, artsy town with a lush green park that's perfect for watermelon breaks.
Feb 13, 2017 near Bejuco, CR
Beach cruises and crashing waves are pretty hard to beat.
Feb 13, 2017 near Santa Cruz, CR
Pack it up and head out!
Feb 13, 2017 near Bejuco, CR