BAJA BACKROADS ADVENTURE
Join us on a one-week loop featuring the best on- and off-pavement roads in northern Baja. This ride starts in the Los Angeles area and officially ends in San Diego. Riders wanting to return to Los Angeles on their rental bikes may do so at no additional cost. This is the best and safest way to experience the real Baja on a motorcycle. These routes are all appropriate for large displacement dual-sport motorcycles and for riders at all levels of dirt and gravel riding experience.
Road Conditions: This ride features paved and dirt surfaces appropriate for large displacement dual-sport motorcycles.
|Arrival||Departure||*Double Occupancy||*Single Occupancy||*Couples Package|
|November 03, 2018||November 11, 2018||$3,800||$4,450||$6,500|
|February 25, 2019||March 05, 2019||$3,800||$4,450||$6,500|
|November 02, 2019||November 10, 2019||$3,800||$4,450||$6,500|
*Double Occupancy - Base Bike with a Shared Room
*Single Occupancy - Base Bike with Your Own Room
*Couples Package - Two Participants on One Base Bike in One Private Room
|Own Bike||Suzuki V-Strom 650||BMW F700 GS||BMW F800 GS||Honda Africa Twin||BMW R1200 GS|
DAY 1 - Arrival in Los Angeles County. Hotel check-in and welcome dinner this evening. Stay in Long Beach near our rental facility.
DAY 2 - Long Beach, California to Julian, California
Ride the paved back roads and discover the best-kept secrets of San Diego County. Savour serpentine tarmac as we stage the group close to the Mexican border in anticipation of a smooth crossing in Tecate.
DAY 3 - Julian, California to Ensenada, Mexico
Ride a great mix of paved and dirt and gravel roads on our way to Ensenada. Highlights include the fertile wine country of Valle de Guadalupe just south of the Tecate border crossing.
DAY 4 - Ensenada, Mexico to San Quintín, Mexico
Patrol the Pacific coast on some amazing dirt and gravel roads, some of which have been used as part of the race course for the historic Baja 1000.
DAY 5 - San Quintín, Mexico to Cataviña, Mexico
Enjoy more dirt side roads and a paved highway winding its way through the massive granite rocks of the Cataviña Boulder fields. Stay in San Quintín.
DAY 6 - Cataviña, Mexico to Bahía de los Ángeles, Mexico
Traverse twisting mountain paths, eventually descending into a panoramic setting showcasing the Isla Angel de la Guarda off the coast of the Bay of Los Angeles.
DAY 7 - Bahía de los Ángeles, Mexico to Mike's Sky Ranch
Kick up some dust between pavement segments on a varied route to the iconic Mike's Sky Ranch. Stop by Coco's Corner, stay at the Ranch.
DAY 8 - Mike's Sky Ranch to San Diego, California
The group will make its way back to the border and into San Diego, taking advantage of adventurous routes along the way.
DAY 9 - Departure Day
Fly or ride home from San Diego, or stay in the saddle for a self-guided final leg back to Los Angeles.
THE GEAR TO BRING
MotoQuest guides wear Scorpion helmets, jackets, pants and gloves, and we outfit our motorcycles with luggage and accessories from Twisted Throttle. You can view and download our complete MotoQuest packing list here.
MotoQuest Staff on Tour
Included With the Tour
- Lodging Accommodations
- Premiere Welcome and Farewell Dinners
- Professional MotoQuest Guide(s)
- Support Vehicle
- Support Vehicle Driver
- Staff Trained in First Aid with Satellite Phone
- MotoQuest Swag Bag
- Photos Taken on the Trip
- Custom Photo Book
- Automatic Enrollment in Global Rescue
- Travel Accommodations
- Meals on the Road
- Alternative Tours
- Travel Insurance
- National Park Entrance Fees