A full-resolution GPX file is available, as well as a downsized file with 10k points which is required for some smaller or older handheld GPS devices. –Missions Pack light, and leave room for food and water on the bike. Because only following the Baja Divide and not seeing anything else wasn’t enough for me I sometimes added some side excursions and made sure to get back to exactly the point where I had left the trail, to not miss out on any part of it. Está disponible un archivo GPX de alta resolución, así como una versión reducida con 10 mil puntos la cual es requerida para aparatos GPS más pequeños. -Valle de los Cirios Find more information in the sections below. Share a Video . OR. Thanks to Lael Wilcox and Nicholas Carman, riders from Alaska, who mapped and published the epic Baja Divide, a 1700 mile trail the length of the Baja Peninsula. There are some routes that are made classic by their sheer perfection, and others by races. Learn More, We have ~100 routes on our worldwide bikepacking routes map. A Garmin compatible .gmap file is included providing a limited basemap with topography for the entire country of Mexico, and a waypoint folder indicates most of the resources listed in the section narratives and on the resupply chart. The Revelate Designs booth (21070) will be dressed in a wall-sized map of the Baja Divide route with images from our ride, while Lael and I will be there to chat about the route. The route passes a number of busy highway towns– including Colonet, Vincente Guerrero, Vizcaíno, and Ciudad Constitución– that are the best way to investigate modern Mexican life and find delicious tacos and pan dulce. Password help. We hosted a Friday barbecue on Esperanza’s beach, serving Mexican favorites like tacos, fajitas and stufed poblano peppers. Connect with Facebook. The Baja climate varies from the cool climate similar to Southern California in the northwest, semi-arid mountainous regions in the interior, and semi-tropical areas along the southeastern coast. We believe travel by bicycle has the power to encourage conservation, inclusivity, and respect for all people and cultures. OR. If you enjoyed this story, sign up to get more stories and photos by email: SIGN UP. Baja is geographically isolated from the rest of Mexico which graces the area with unique varieties of plants found no place else on earth. 88 likes. Originally published in The Bikepacking Journal 03, Ditibised is Alexandera Houchin’s extraordinary story of training for the Tour Divide, framed in four seasons…. The Baja Divide is a rugged 1,700 mile off-pavement bikepacking route down the length of the Baja California peninsula, from San Diego, CA, USA to San José del Cabo, BCS, MX, researched and developed by Nicholas Carman and Lael Wilcox in the winter and spring of 2015-16. Share a Video . Additional free basemaps will be available this fall. For those unfamiliar with it, the Baja Divide is to North America’s trail riders what the PCT is to its through-hiking community. You’ll be surprised to find cool clear water in some of the mountains, especially in the Sierra de la Giganta. Wide open deserts, rough cut coastlines, and a chance to glimpse what’s left of the wild west make Baja a challenging and delightful place to winter. Un mapa de National Geographic de dos partes también provee un útil –aunque un poco menos completo- mapa de la península, impreso en papel resistente al exterior. -Circuito Cabos. Currently, the best commercial maps for bikepacking in Baja are the E32 Cartografia GPS basemaps and the out-of-print Baja Almanac which is still available from a few retailers. Interactive maps of the Baja Divide on Ride With GPS: –Northern Sierra Open source digital basemaps will suffice for most travelers, but if you wish to explore further afield, the products above may help. OR. OR. Prior to setting out check current local weather, conditions, and land/road closures. The Baja Divide is a rugged 1,700 mile off-pavement bikepacking route down the length of the Baja California peninsula, from San Diego, CA, USA to San Jose del Cabo, BCS, MX, researched and developed by Nicholas Carman and Lael Wilcox in the winter and spring of 2015-16. Bronco Life. Resources are limited, although the route is designed to encounter resupply frequently enough to make a self-supported tour possible. ©Nicholas Carman and Baja Divide, 2016-2020. When the route is complete, it is expected to be nearly 2000 miles long and over 90% unpaved, recommended for bicycles with 2.3” tires or larger. Your FREE account works with all Adventure Projects sites . Baja Divide 1: Leaving Tecate “Tecate to Ojos Negros.” It’s still early in the morning; we ride up to the Mexico port of entry in … More. Log In. Posted by Adam Hughes February 23, 2019 in Bike touring . Password help Share on MTB Project. The Routes Map. Share a Photo . OR. Una tabla de reabastecimiento impresa es una referencia útil indicando las distancias entre los pueblos y los recursos disponibles. Log In. Tag Trail. The Baja Divide is going to Interbike! The Baja Divide Trail: Pinned Down By Rain and Snow! Click the link below to learn about each. Baja Divide is a 1509 mile dirt and road track from Tecate to San Jose del Cabo. Tag: Baja Divide Trail. For the adults, the nature trail has more than a dozen informational stops where you learn about the flora and the desert landscape. Sign Up or Log In. A two part National Geographic map series also provides a useful– if slightly less complete– map of the peninsula, printed on weather resistant paper.