20 miles
1,256 ft
-1,033 ft
Avg time

Moa to Paran Details

  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    מואה - פארן
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • Season
    Oct. - Apr.
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened

This segment of the ISRAEL BIKE TRAIL begins at the foot of the Moa Ruins, one of the many caravansaries
where the Nabateans rested and drank on the ancient Incense Route. The trail
continues along the Spring Path to its impressive meeting point with the high
cliffs of Wadi Ashosh. The trail then narrows and links up with Wadi Tsofar at the
foot of the Tsofar Plateau, passing through a primordial landscape of wadis and
numerous acacia trees. As you continue along the trail, you’ll enjoy a beautiful view of
Wadi Paran estuary – the largest dry riverbed in Israel. The trail crosses and continues
.through the imposing Telem Eshet Cliffs, ending at the entrance to Moshav Paran
The trail, which is about 35 km long, crosses varied landscapes and consists of single
track and four-wheel-drive roads; it is moderately difficult technically and physically
The trail passes the foot of the community of Tsukim, where you can replenish
.your water.

More Stats for Moa to Paran bike trail
  • Altitude change
    223 ft
  • Altitude min
    111 ft
  • Altitude max
    519 ft
  • Altitude start
    138 ft
  • Altitude end
    362 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    9 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
  • Avg time
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on Oct 27, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Moa to Paran Trail Reports

Oct 27, 2018 @ 11:03pm
Oct 27, 2018
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