119 mi. / 192 km3-4 days
Vuelta A Los Pueblos Mancomunados, Oaxaca
24 Jun 29 Cass Gilbert Latin America
High above the city of Oaxaca and set within the lush and biodiverse Sierra Norte, the Pueblos Mancomunados alliance of villages offers an impressive eco-tourism infrastructure complete with camping areas, rustic cabañas, marked trails, and local guiding services - be it for mountain biking, mushroom foraging, or learning about regional flora. Using low-traffic dirt and paved roads, Vuelta A Los Pueblos Mancomunados connects a number of these small settlements, via the prehistoric caves of the fertile Mitla Valley, the Zapotec archeological site of Yagul, and the traditional textile hub of Teotitlán...