5 miles
305 ft
-1,063 ft
Avg time


  • Riding Area
    El Valle
    El Valle
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Global Ranking

A nice variant when doing Las Guias is to turn at El Macanito. There are some fast downhill sections and a good couple of climbs. You can use this trail to connect to the fun Trapiche trails near El Retiro or connect with the road that takes you to Cariguana and back to El Valle

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More Stats for El Macanito - Matapalo bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -759 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,221 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,221 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,432 ft
  • Avg time
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to el-macanito-matapalo trailhead (8.567951, -80.119708)
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