Smith Dorrien Trail also known as Highway 742 is a very scenic gravel ride, 62km long, through the scenic Smith-Dorrien Valley. The ride connects town of Canmore and Peter Lougheed Provincial Park. Highest point of the road is the Smith-Dorrien Pass, at 1.905m (6,250ft). It’s pretty easy to drive, no need for an SUV. The drive is definitely worth it. There are
Laguna Ninococha Or Mysterious Plane / In Lauricocha Province and close to Laguna Ninococha a mysterious plane appeared !! Mystery or what ? Nevertheless a gravel mine road leading you up to 5.016m (16,456ft) by Laguna Ninococha. Of the highest roads in the country.
Mina Santa Rosa / name of the open-pit mine at 5.133m (16,840ft), of the highest mines in the world. Road is gravel. Due to high altitude sickness, above 2.500-2.800m, lack of oxygen tests not only organism and heart but motor performance too. Appart of these expect extreme solar radiation, high winds with low temperatures.
Punta Caudalosa Chica / high mountain pass at 4.990m (16,371ft). Road is extreme, gravel and very steep. Better be prepared to cope with these remote areas by carrying essentials like dry food or nutritional bars, water. At high elevation mountain climate can change quickly from warm and sunny to cloudy and very
105 / Abra Quenco / high mountain pass at 5.020m (16,469 ft). Road is gravel with sandy sections and hairpin turns, It is also pretty steep. After rain conditions become very challenging. Of the highest mountain roads in Peru.
Mina Acumulación Mariela is an open-pit mine at an 5.298m (17,381ft). Due to high altitude sickness, above 2.500-2.800m, lack of oxygen tests not only organism and heart but motor performance too. Also in high altitudes temperatures are higher to the ones most people are used to, requiring extra protection under