Category: Oaxaca

Mushroom foraging in the Sierra Norte

The Sierra Norte continues to blow my mind… with each and every visit! I recently wrote about my experience riding

Foothill Trails to Huayápam

This short ride sees riders make their way to San Andrés Huayápam – a quiet little hamlet in the Mitla

Tlacolula Barbacoa

Is it Sunday already? Let’s go to Tlacolula!

The Joy of the (Half) Day Ride

Dirt lies 8km from my front door. And a short climb later there’s this…

La Reina and Llano Carreta Overnighter

Okay, so it may be short on distance… but it’s big on climbs and while-knuckle thrills!

Projects, projects…

My to do list. Sort of.

Microwaving with Neon Ron

A hilly little legspinner around town, via the Microwave Tower and the Parque Estatale Cerro del Fortín.

Smoothmovin’ to San Cristóbal

Who wants to ride a smooth dirt road when you can ride a smooth dirt road AND enjoy some roughstuff?!

Rough ‘n Tumbling to San Cristóbal

A short backcountry ride that forges a rough ‘n tumble passage into the foothills of the Sierra Norte, west of Oaxaca.

Los Molinos Trail

Tucked away along a grassy verge beside the highway to Tuxtepec, Los Molinos Trail offers a green counterpoint to grey tarmac.

Jalapa del Valle, on dirt and pavement

A 45km loop, with an especially fine view from up top… and the promise of tasty memelas from down below.

San Bartolo Botanical Ride

A 50km route/botanical exploration into the hills south of Oaxaca.