2.2 miles
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-859 ft
Descent
00:13:09
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Yuncaypata
    Cusco
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year.
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Skinny, Other
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #138973 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #75867 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a cool and short trail above Cusco that starts near the Inca site of Puca Pucara. It follows ancient paths down to the city of Cusco. The last part of this ride is through the stairs in the upper part of the city of Cusco.

Access Info

Reach the Inca site of Puca Pucara.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Huallarcocha Descent to Cusco mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -776 ft
  • Altitude min
    11,528 ft
  • Altitude max
    12,379 ft
  • Altitude start
    12,379 ft
  • Altitude end
    11,603 ft
  • Grade
    -6.781%
  • Grade max
    -39.376%
  • Grade min
    42.748%
  • Distance climb
    842 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    386 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:09
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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      Huallarcocha... Trail Reports

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      May 18, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      May 18, 2019
      Jul 2, 2018 @ 1:23pm
      Jul 2, 2018
      Be careful as the locals are always adding barbed wire for their animals which changes the trail.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance
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      • 31 rides
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