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      Wadi Degla Protectorate (“wadi” means valley in Arabic) lies in the northern part of the Eastern Desert and runs east to west for 30km to drain into the Nile Valley at Maadi, south of of Cairo, Helwan Governorate. The area, which encompasses 60 km², was declared by the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA) as Natural Protectorate in 1999.

      The Wadi Degla area offers a vast network of trails for hiking, running and biking.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      Wadi Degla Protected Area Visitors Center google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The Wadi Degla Protectorate entrance, outside the Maadi suburb of Cairo.
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      Region Details
      • 16
      • 1
      • 43
      • 97
      • 45
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 15, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      204
      Trails Mountain Bike
      204
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      199
      Trails Trail Running
      199
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      139 miles
      Total Descent
      18,307 ft
      Total Vertical
      782 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,052 ft
      Reports
      277
      Photos
      59
      Ridden Counter
      3,360

      Photos of Wadi Degla Mountain Bike

      trail: Golden Plates
      46 |
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:59am
      May 22, 2021
      trail: Open Range
      55 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 8:02am
      Apr 24, 2020
      trail: Sambosak
      31 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 7:56am
      Apr 24, 2020
      trail: Toblerone
      39 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 7:53am
      Apr 24, 2020
      71 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 6:48am
      Apr 24, 2020
      66 |
      Dec 23, 2019 @ 4:30am
      Dec 23, 2019
      trail: Diplodocus
      33 |
      Nov 20, 2019 @ 8:16pm
      Nov 20, 2019
      trail: The Zipline
      41 |
      Nov 20, 2019 @ 7:53pm
      Nov 20, 2019

      Videos of Wadi Degla Mountain Bike

      Degla paradise (Dog Face)
      trail: Dog Face
      3:52 | 121 | Jun 14, 2015
      Hosni's Hairline descent # 2
      665 | Sep 28, 2016 , Cairo
      Hosni's Hairline descent
      523 | Sep 28, 2016 , Cairo

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      The Roller Coaster
      Feb 12, 2022 @ 3:57am
      Feb 12, 2022
      Very DryKviZ8R
      Snake's Back | ضهر الحية
      Dec 18, 2021 @ 7:23am
      Dec 18, 2021
      Dry Last half of the trail is destroyed,...isPeter Trail Crew
      Mo's Crack
      Dec 13, 2021 @ 6:19am
      Dec 13, 2021
      DryTrail in great shapehimazmizo
      Notch to wadi floor
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 4:35am
      Jul 31, 2021
      Dry Very rarely ridden, needs some maintenance.isPeter Trail Crew
      Timmy's Twister
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Very Dry isPeter Trail Crew
      The Crossover Express
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Unknown isPeter Trail Crew
      Eastern connector 1
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Unknown isPeter Trail Crew
      North Ridge to campsite
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      Unknown isPeter Trail Crew
      Dog Face
      May 28, 2021 @ 6:03am
      May 28, 2021
      UnknownisPeter Trail Crew
      Trail to Dinosaurs
      Apr 25, 2021 @ 2:13am
      Apr 25, 2021
      DrystinkystinkyC

      Activity Feed

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      user #1386952OssamaTarekaddtrailThe Fall Line
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 12:30pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      user #1386952OssamaTarekaddtrailSwitchbacks Descent
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 7:59am
      Apr 30, 2022
      user #2994022Ahmedc96XAIwishlisttrailYellow Helmet
      Mar 17, 2022 @ 5:19pm
      Mar 17, 2022
      user #1386952OssamaTarekaddtrailDogmatix
      Mar 4, 2022 @ 10:17am
      Mar 4, 2022
      user #2968274KviZ8RaddreportThe Roller Coaster
      Feb 12, 2022 @ 12:22pm
      Feb 12, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #498172degladudereportSnake's Back | ضهر الحيةThanks Peter.
      Dec 19, 2021 @ 6:30pm
      Dec 19, 2021
      user #2630039isPeterreportDog FaceIn a good shape. Although marked blue, it's...
      May 28, 2021 @ 12:38pm
      May 28, 2021
      user #2630039isPeterreportSnake's Back | ضهر الحيةI still ride it frequently, so I think I might...
      May 21, 2021 @ 11:54am
      May 21, 2021
      user #498172degladudereportSnake's Back | ضهر الحيةThanks for the report. Officially this area is...
      May 21, 2021 @ 11:31am
      May 21, 2021
      user #498172degladudetrailUpper North RidgeThanks for the suggestion. Changed to green.
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 10:50am
      Apr 8, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike204139 miles18,307 ft64 miles781 ft
      #1,680#15827764,449
      E-Bike22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #3,453#1193
      Hike199137 miles18,064 ft63 miles781 ft
      #1,329#126783
      Trail Running199137 miles18,064 ft63 miles781 ft
      #1,334#1267169
      Horse22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #725#149
      Dirtbike/Moto22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #216#1146
      ATV/ORV/OHV22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #117#146
      • By degladude MTB Egypt Trail Crew Wadi Ibex & contributors
      • Admins: MTB Egypt
      • #16168 - 8,377 views
      • wadi degla activity log | embed map of Wadi Degla mountain bike trails | wadi degla mountain biking points of interest

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