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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    Maximum: 12 People

  • 1 to 2 people: escorted by one experienced & certified cycling tour leader
  • 3 to 5 people: escorted by one experienced & certified cycling tour leader and one technician。
  • 6 to 12 people: escorted by one experienced & certified cycling tour leader, one technician & one assistant
  • All our tour guides are certified by Wilderness Advanced First Aid WAFA

Statistics

Jade Dragon Snow Moutain Elevation

Jade Dragon Snow Moutain Elevation

Jade Dragon Snow Moutain Route

Jade Dragon Snow Moutain Route

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