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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
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  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
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  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      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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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 16
      • 1
      • 41
      • 95
      • 45
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of 18 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      200
      Trails Mountain Bike
      200
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      195
      Trails Trail Running
      195
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      139 miles
      Total Descent
      18,329 ft
      Total Vertical
      782 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,052 ft
      Reports
      144
      Photos
      55
      Ridden Counter
      2,936

      Photos of Wadi Degla Mountain Bike

      trail: Open Range
      27 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 8:02am
      Apr 24, 2020
      trail: Sambosak
      14 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 7:56am
      Apr 24, 2020
      trail: Toblerone
      21 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 7:53am
      Apr 24, 2020
      35 |
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 6:48am
      Apr 24, 2020

      Videos of Wadi Degla Mountain Bike

      Degla paradise (Dog Face)
      trail: Dog Face
      3:52 | 102 | Jun 14, 2015
      Hosni's Hairline descent # 2
      538 | Sep 28, 2016 , Cairo
      Hosni's Hairline descent
      433 | Sep 28, 2016 , Cairo

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      North ridge singletrack
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 5:32am
      Apr 8, 2021
      IdealisPeter
      The Falls
      Feb 13, 2021 @ 5:42am
      Feb 13, 2021
      DryKarimwaleed Ruts filled
      The Grail
      Feb 11, 2021 @ 8:39am
      Feb 11, 2021
      Very DryKarimwaleedin a very bad condition. needs a big...
      Ski Slope
      Feb 11, 2021 @ 8:37am
      Feb 11, 2021
      DryKarimwaleed Ruts filled. still narrow and steep and I...
      Dabba
      Feb 11, 2021 @ 8:29am
      Feb 11, 2021
      IdealKarimwaleed loose rocks removed, trail gaps fixed and...
      Mo's Crack
      Feb 9, 2021 @ 6:56am
      Feb 9, 2021
      DryKarimwaleedstill in great shape
      Expedition to Mars
      Feb 9, 2021 @ 6:40am
      Feb 9, 2021
      IdealKarimwaleed Expedition to Mars is as good as new but...
      Hammerhead
      Feb 9, 2021 @ 6:33am
      Feb 9, 2021
      DryKarimwaleed The trail is now in good condition, ruts...
      Down Dog
      Feb 6, 2021 @ 12:55pm
      Feb 6, 2021
      DryKarimwaleed Fun singletrack with many line choices,...
      Dodgeball
      Jan 11, 2021 @ 10:02am
      Jan 11, 2021
      DryAhmedNour

      Activity Feed

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      user #498172degladudecommenttrailUpper North Ridge
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 10:50am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #498172degladudeupdatetrailUpper North Ridge
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 10:50am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #2630039isPetercommenttrailUpper North Ridge
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 8:17am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #2630039isPeterriddentrailUpper North Ridge
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 8:15am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #2630039isPeteraddreportNorth ridge singletrack
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 8:14am
      Apr 8, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #498172degladudetrailUpper North RidgeThanks for the suggestion. Changed to green.
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 10:50am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #2630039isPetertrailUpper North RidgeMostly a fire road, I think it should be green...
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 8:17am
      Apr 8, 2021
      user #498172degladudereportExpedition to MarsThanks Karim!
      Feb 9, 2021 @ 7:18am
      Feb 9, 2021
      user #498172degladudereportDown DogThanks for the trail work!
      Feb 7, 2021 @ 1:08am
      Feb 7, 2021
      user #498172degladudereportFatma's FreewayThat said, I don't know where "Colorado...
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 10:35am
      Aug 31, 2019

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike200139 miles18,330 ft64 miles781 ft
      #3,980#15414463,570
      E-Bike22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #176
      Hike195137 miles18,084 ft63 miles781 ft
      #3,421#113555
      Trail Running195137 miles18,084 ft63 miles781 ft
      #3,420#1135123
      Horse22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #143
      Dirtbike22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #1143
      ATV/ORV/OHV22 miles43 ft1,539 ft174 ft
      #143
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