哈巴雪山到虎跳峡
Haha Snow Mountain and Tiger Leaping Gorge - 7 Days Tour

Day 1

到达丽江(海拔2500M)

Day 2

自由活动(大研古城游或拉市海骑马划船),适应高原环境

Day 3

丽江驱车至香格里拉(2小时到达小中甸)。期间从小中甸骑行至香格里拉,骑行距离40KM(3小时),海拔3200M。骑行至20公里处休息补给15分钟。中途传统藏式民居,夏季野花,秋天格桑花和狼毒花海,冬季雪景。可建议停留一天。参观颂赞林寺,月光古城。

Day 4

香格里拉骑行至白水台:30公里比较平缓的坡度到达途经普达措森林公园大门(热身),之后开始大上坡8公里左右,大下坡8公里,再下坡8公里。沿途经过大片原始森林,彝族民居和藏式民居。(总骑行距离70KM)当晚居住白水台(三朵乡)。

Day 5

白水台骑行至中虎跳。开始为上坡段12公里,约4小时后到达哈巴村,午饭休息补给,再出发至中虎跳,一段的上坡后是长时间的下坡路段进入下虎跳,来到金沙江峡谷地段虎跳峡,平缓的在哈巴雪山和玉龙雪山的之间骑行,期间可以观赏到玉龙雪山的西面绝壁。到达目的地中虎跳。(骑行总距离为70KM)。当晚居住中虎跳核桃园

Day 6

中虎跳骑行至虎跳峡镇。途径上虎跳,著名旅游景点虎跳峡合影留念。(骑行距离40KM)虎跳峡镇驱车2小时返回丽江,自由活动(大研古城游或拉市海骑马划船)

Day 7

离开丽江

Difficulty

Medium

Mileage

220K Cycling

Recommendations

Bring your own Sun blocks, Sun Glasses, Camera, Mosquito Repellent,Mobile Phone, Light Clothing

Notes

Starting in the morninings

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Down with the Dragon - 1 Day Ride

This one day tour gives you the exhilarating steep downhill descent from the top of the famous Jade Dragon Snow Mountain!

1. Begins (8 AM)

Begin from the Bike Lijiang Lodge or from the Bai Sha Old Town, after breakfast

2. To Wen Hai Village

A 19.5KM bike ride from Bai Sha old town to Wen Hai village followed by a 3~4 degree painful uphill for 16.5 KM. Road surface is a mixture of gravel & concrete pavement (Local government is currently undertaking a road repair project due to be complete by May 10th 2012). It is followed by a 3KM downhill ride showcasing with the cultural & natural beauty of Wen Hai lake.

3. First Break

around 20 minutes

4. To the Top

Real mountain ride begins. After the break, cycle from Wen Hai Lake to the top of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (passing through a virgin forest and an hidden Li clan minority village.)

5. Second Break

around 20 minutes

6. Deep Dive

Highlight of the trip: starting at the top of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain at the altitude of 3100 steep descend down to 1900 meter on a 15.5 KM gravel path. Hold your breath and enjoy the ride! The dive ends at Dragon Twist Village, by the Golden Sand River.

7. Back to Bike Lijiang Lodge & Club

From the Dragon Twist Village, we take you and your bikes by car back to the Bike Lijiang Lodge (a 80 KM 2 Hours drive). The Down the Dragon tours officially ends.

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Bird Watching at Lashi Lake - 1 Day Ride

1. Introduction

You start with a breezy ride on a pavement road viewing the Naxi minority residences along the lake side from the beginning of the entrance of the Lashi lake

15KM later the road condition will be changed to the gravel mixture

Thousands of migrant birds are resting on the lake during the winter time

Following the pine tree gravels, we will arrive the famous Cloud Pointing Temple. The temple is famous for its new year ceremony embedded with the Tibetan Buddhism traditions

After taking the break inside the temple, you will arrive the canoeing site followed by a 4KM downhill。Nothing is more relaxing than riding on the smooth lake with bird flopping in and out and viewing the Jade Mountain Snow Mountain from remote

After the canoeing, we will ride back, for 8 KM, to the front entrance of the Lashi lake

2. Mileage

Lashi Lake Entrance -> Cloud Pointing Temple (13.65KM)

Cloud Pointing Temple -> Lashi Lake Canoeing (2.86KM) -> Lashi Lake Entrance (7.69Km)

3. Road Condition

Mixture of Concrete & Gravels. 0 m elevated. 2 to 2.5 hours (1.5 hours canoeing). Total 24.4KM cycling.

4. Difficulty

Easy

5. We Provide

Mountain bikes, helmet, gloves, energy foods, energy drinks, professional tour leaders

6. Preparations

Sun blocks, Sun glasses, camera, cell phone, layered clothing, water repel clothing

7. Notes

Starting in the morning, 4 hours in total

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In the Footsteps of Joseph Rock - 1 Day Ride

1. Itineary

Starting from the BaiSha old town heading north, 3KM pavement road crossing the Naxi minority residence, followed by a 1KM mixture of concrete & gravel. Then you will have a 3KM painful uphill riding in order to reach the peak of Jade Peak temple

After the first break at the Jade Peak Temple, you will have a 3KM downhill ride on the pavement road, following by the 2KM gravel downhill all the way down to the beautiful Jade Lake

2. Mileage

BikeLijiang Lodge -> Cloud Peak Temple (7KM)

Jade Peak Temple -> Jade Lake (8KM)

Jade Lake -> Joseph Rock former residence -> BikeLijiang Lodge (8.5KM)

3. Road Conditions

Pavement road & gravels/concrete mixtures. 2474m-2835m-2474m。2-4 hours in total

4. Dificulty

Easy

5. Recommendations

Sun blocks, Sun Glasses, Camera, Mosquito Repellent,Mobile Phone, Light Clothing

6. Notes

Morning Starts and Afternoon Starts is optional

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