Organizing a Motorbike Trip in Vietnam 2023 – What to Bring with You

Everyone who wants to go on an adventure of a lifetime has to take a trip to South East Asia and visit at least one country. In this article, we’ll write about going to Vietnam, and taking a tour of this exciting country with a motorbike. Traveling generally requires a lot of planning, especially when … Read more

Ojos Negros

2/Tecate to Ojos Negros Route Guide

Distance: 77.1 mi (124.1 km) Notes: enter Mexico!, climb out of Tecate, desert camping begins several miles outside Tecate, the highest point on the route is between Neji and Ojos Negros at 4700′ Warning: No water available between the south end of Tecate and Ejido Sierra Juarez (63 miles), do not camp immediately at the bottom of … Read more

San Diego to Tecate

1/San Diego to Tecate Route Guide

Distance: 57.2 miles (92.1 km) Notes: mixed terrain urban routing out of San Diego, 3000′ Otay Mountain ascent, Olympic Training Center at Chula Vista, few wild camping opportunities, stop at the historic Barrett Junction Cafe for one last American meal, bring $20 cash for tourist permit at USA/MX border crossing, for free camping after Tecate … Read more

5/Colonet to Vicente Guerrero

Distance: 70 mi (112.7 km) Notes: resupply in Colonet is essential, ride the sandy arroyo from Ejido Benito Juárez up to elevation, paid camping and rustic lodging at El Coyote and Rancho Meling, technical doubletrack after Rancho Meling, FASS Bike in Vicente Guerrero is the best shop on route Resupply: Colonet-FWMR Bus, Ejido Benito Juárez-fW, Rancho El Coyote-WMCR, … Read more

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Bike/La Bici – Requirements for Baja Divide Tour

A 27.5+ hardtail with tubeless wheels and durable tires is recommended for the Baja Divide. The recent proliferation of plus bikes, which feature 3.0” wide tires, are a boon to bicycle adventurers in Baja California. -Sandy tracks require 3.0” tires for flotation, while wide tires also provide natural suspension and necessary traction on rough terrain. … Read more

Baja Divide History/Historia

The Baja Divide was developed by Nicholas Carman and Lael Wilcox in the winter of 2015-2016 on two consecutive rides down the peninsula. Lael and I last rode into Mexico in 2011 when we spent six months riding from Tacoma, WA to the southern tip of Baja, where we then caught a sailboat across the Sea of Cortez to … Read more

Baja Divide Route

Baja Divide Route Overview/Informacion General

The Baja Divide is a rugged 1,700-mile off-pavement bikepacking route down the length of the Baja California peninsula, from San Diego, CA, USA to San José del Cabo, BCS, MX, researched and developed by Nicholas Carman and Lael Wilcox in the winter and spring of 2015-16. This route connects the Pacific Ocean and the Sea of Cortez, historic Spanish mission … Read more

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Baja Divide Mapping/Mapas

Interactive maps of the Baja Divide on Ride With GPS: – Northern Sierra – Valle de los Cirios – Missions – Cape Loop Baja Divide downloads are available on Google Drive, including GPX tracks, base map downloads and printable resupply charts and a distance guide. A full-resolution GPX file is available, as well as a … Read more