Are you hooked on the thrills of extreme adventure cycling? Do you yearn for that shot of adrenaline as you fly on your bike? Then, this is just the ticket for you.
Gravity Assisted Biking
Gravity Assisted Biking offers a number of tours in Bolivia, Chile or Peru for mountain bike riders of all levels of experience. You can go for periods of time from one day to one week or more. Of particular interest for extreme biking enthusiasts is riding "Death Road," a forty mile, 11,880 foot drop of winding roads, dodging cars and changing temperatures in La Paz, Bolivia. This could be an adventure of a lifetime for you.
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Dreamride Vacations offers mountain biking tours in Utah, Arizona, Hawaii, Colorado and San Francisco to all levels of mountain bikers. For those of you who want a more extreme experience, try "Torture in the Ginger" on the Big Island of Hawaii, where you will navigate through dense vegetation, through deep, sticky mud and over a narrow side track next to a thousand foot drop cliff. You might also want to try to fly down from the high altitude sides of Mauna Kea. In addition, Dreamride has opportunities in Moab, Utah, specifically designed for extreme riders.
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Cog Wild Bicycle Tours
Cog Wild Bicycle Tours will individualize your tour so that if you are into extreme mountain biking, you won't be put in a group of beginning mountain bikers. Cog Wild offers tours ranging from half day to multi-day tours throughout Central Oregon. You can also book a tour for women only through this company.
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Responsible Travel offers fifteen tours for hard core mountain bicyclists. You can choose from locations such as the Himalayas, the Tibetan Plateau and Vietnam. Responsible Travel strives to keep its tours eco-friendly and uses local owned businesses whenever possible. Responsible Travel encourages participants to learn about local cultures and to learn a few words in the local language or languages before they depart on their trips. Part of the experience of a Responsible Travel Tour is to interact with the local community.
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The modern cycling training schedule does not require you to train year-round for any specific race.