External MTB Route: El Silencio Lodge - Río Agrio

It departs from the hotel to Río Agrio on a switchback route. The tour combines asphalt and gravel roads and is suitable for most riders, from novice to advanced. Framed by beautiful views, it is perfect for enjoying the natural wonders of the area. The route reaches the rural center of Los Bajos del Toro Amarillo from where (if weather conditions allow it) you can see Poás Volcano’s “Quemaderos” or heat-etched rocky slopes. After a 2.5-kilometer journey along the main road, the route veers towards El Hoyo passing through dairy farms and lookout points.  The return ride follows the road back towards El Silencio.

  • Total Distance: 12.5Km
  • E-bike and guide are recommended.
  • Duration: About 2 hours

Cyclist Profile: Intermediate and Advanced

Has owned an MTB bike for at least 2 years.

 Rides at least once a week.

 Knows how to use gears to pedal efficiently, brake safely, and overcome obstacles.

 Can ride up and down moderate slopes on rugged trails or trails but prefers to get off the bike to sort challenging portions like steep gradients or exposed roots.