A rough road romp through the hills above Lake Atitlán
Dist: 16 km; Date: 2016-2017
From the town of Sololá, which is the capital city of the Departamento (“State”) of the same name, leave the central plaza going east on a paved, secondary road. It’s a bit tricky to find the first time and Google Maps might mix you up by getting the one-way streets backwards but all other roads eventually dead-end e...
A dual-sport ride through mountainous twisties with a fun off-tarmac finish
Dist: 39 km; Date: Aug 2017
If you’re coming from the west, you might want to make a quick visit of Quetzaltenango’s downtown before returning to the detour. Conversely, if you’re coming from the east, then get through the Quetzaltenango (Xela) congestion as best as you can and this will be your reward.